Collision of Twilights
14-stop ND filter, 7 minute exposure
Wandered behind our hotel outside of Kayenta, Arizona.
2 minute exposure at f/1.4
Monument Valley, Arizona
The Orion constellation peeks through the trees and cloud cover as I near the top of the trail. 10 seconds at f/1.4.
10-stop ND filter, 2 minute exposure.
Bright Angel Point
North rim, Grand Canyon
single tungsten light on rose
Fishermen sit beside a campfire as the moon and mist float above Bells Lake.
"It is only with age that you acquire the gift to evaluate decay, the epiphany of Wordsworth, the wisdom of wabi-sabi: nothing is perfect, nothing is complete, nothing lasts." – Paul Theroux
Grocery store Gerbera, macro focus stacked.
f/5.6, 1.6 secs, ISO100
Elakala Falls II
Legend has it that Elakala was a girl-shy warrior, was chased by a love interest and fell to his death over the falls.
I'm a terrible swimmer too, Elakala.
water + dye, handheld
Was met by a roar of white noise in a ravine of mist and stone. The only thing that would've made this hike complete would be to share it with someone else, but I guess that's what photography is for...
Moon and mist rise above a lake at Lamping Homestead
Time is a Flat Circle
Mother and Child
Bones of the Earth
The Lovers' Redoubt
Adrift in your half-lit tide
Honestly don't remember if this was in Yuma, Mojave, Glamis or Death Valley. Probably not Coral Springs or White Sands.
And not outside Cleveland.
Under the Bridge
After the Fire
Cooling off in Monongahela
May 11, 2015
David Phillip Anderson
"A painter is first a painter; after that he is a propagandist, an apologist, a compulsive neurotic, has or has not a social conscience, but of those or other things he is guilty only 'after the fact'... the fact that first he is a painter..."
– David Phillip Anderson
Man from Nepal
I had the rare opportunity to photograph Shri Vibhu Ji Maharaj. This Manav Dharam devotee played tabla in the temple. I requested his picture.
Him: 'How should I pose?'
Me: (in rough Hindi) "Clooney. Look like George Clooney."
Ora Pro Nobis
Litany of the Saints
From the smallest church in America, Our Lady of the Pines in Elkins, WV.
St. Phanourios, revealer of lost things...
Somewhere between Arizona and Utah border
The Stress of Her Regard
Sirens lured love-sick sailors to their death upon the rocks.
Sunset north of Kayenta
Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will break my heart.
Thirty seconds in the park
The (possibly) latest, (hopefully) greatest photos I've taken