Musings

My Occasional Thoughts on Fine Art Photography and Travel

Wiping down a canvas triptych.
Musings

Caring for your Canvas Print

Now that you have purchased a fine art canvas print, you have a work of art that will last a lifetime. Printed with archival quality material and coated, your canvas print should last over 100 years if cared for properly.
Some care may be needed to make sure your print up to its full potential. Follow these simple steps to make sure your treasured fine art canvas print lasts.

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Photograph of the Week (POW)

Photograph of the Week: Arch in the Slots

Lower Antelope Canyon is my favorite among the two Antelope Canyons. Everyone goes to upper Antelope, that is where all the tours go. But Lower Antelope Canyon I think has more character, and I think that this artwork clearly shows some of the wonderful character which makes this slot my favorite.

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Photograph of the Week (POW)

Photograph of the Week: At Prayer

On a visit to Banteay Kdei in Angkor Wat, Cambodia, we came across a woman deep in prayer at a Buddhist shrine in one of the temples. It made the once ancient temple come alive and reminded me of the sacredness of this place.

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A Tiny Travel Guide

A Tiny Travel Guide: The Valley Isle of Maui!

Another Tiny Travel Guide, this one is for Maui. This is perhaps my favorite of the Hawai’ian islands, with the Big Island being a very close second. Maui has everything, a large volcano, rainforest, waterfalls galore, and oh yea, awesome beaches. This is just a quick guide on those spots that I really enjoyed hitting as a photographer!

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Photograph of the Week (POW)

Photograph of the Week: Morning Promises

A part of my photograph of the week, this week I am featuring a recent photograph from Maui. On my first morning on Maui, I ventured out and was able to capture this magical sunrise along a rocky coastline with beaches on both ends. But it is the color of the light and black slick and shiny rocks which are the stars of this photograph!

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A little bit about me . . .

Back in 1982, my Air Force roommate was in desperate need of some cash, and he had a camera. And I was in the market for a camera as I had TDY (Temporary Duty) orders for Cyprus and was looking for a good camera to take with me. So over some beers and some negotiations with my roommate (and a few hundred dollars later), I found that I had become the owner of a brand spanking new Canon AE-1 camera with an assortment of lens, including a Canon 50mm, a 35mm lens, as well as a telephoto lens.

Fast forward to today, and I am now an owner of a Canon 5D Mark II (looking to upgrade, but can’t decide on my next camera) and a bunch of Canon glass and I am primarily a landscape and travel photographer. Yea, that means that I get up before the sun rises and am out after the sun sets. Makes for interesting times!

Thank you for joining me on this photographic journey and hope to hear from you!

Peace,