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Little Rocky Creek Shut-ins

  During my recent Missouri Ozark workshop I took the group to a lesser known shut-in along the Ozark Trail between Rocky Falls and Klepzig Mill.  It was not a long hike, about a half mile off the main road, crossing a couple light marshy areas through some pines and scattered hardwoods.  Soon we had […]

Sometimes it’s Best to Listen to that Guardian Angel

We as photographers, particularly landscape photographers, often take risks beyond what good judgement would allow, just to get the shot.  I have read of several instances where a photographer met an untimely fate by not following simple rules of common sense.  I guess some would say that common sense may not be really be all […]

Look for Fresh Perspectives

  This is a classic shot of Multnomah Falls in the popular Columbia River Gorge.  This  highly scenic gorge area replete with lush green trails and beautiful waterfalls is located just outside of Portland, Oregon.  The are begins at the western end of Troutdale, Oregon.  The really scenic drive is along the Historic Columbia River Highway which parallels I-84 […]