Photographs can connect us powerfully, viscerally to a place, a time, an event . . . . can spark curiosity, serenity, sorrow, awe. Photography has always been a major part of my life; several years ago, I turned to photography full time. The first thrill for me is taking the photo; the second is printing it so that the final photograph is precisely as I wanted it.
I'm always delighted to photograph a cloudy sky. Having grown up in the arid Southwest, I treasure even the whisper of water. The textures and rhythms of our planet – in rocks, cliffs, trees, oceans – enthrall me, leave me musing about the eons it took for our mountains to grow, our rivers to find their paths, the infinite number of times waves have broken on an outcropping.
I wonder always at the forgotten stories inherent in abandoned houses, cars, old buildings . . . I wonder and stop to…
- Born on February 12
- Joined June 17, 2008