Monthly Archives: May 2019

Actions Speak Louder Than Words

Anytime I start a new job, regardless of the position, my first order of business is to become an observer. I wanted to learn about the culture. Throughout my career,  I found actions speak louder than words. I’ve learned so much by watching the actions of people. Actions will tell you more about a person’s […]

Arizona Landscapes

photographing landscapes

From Thumb Riding to Residence Like some people, my initial jaunt across Arizona landscapes as a young adult was riding my thumb. For that reason, Highway 80 was the road of choice going West. It snaked through the heartland and got me to Berkeley, CA. Because a former girlfriend was living there at the time. […]

Hidden Language

Clues of Hidden Language Back in the day, I needed to shoot weddings. They paid the bills, bought supplies, film, paper, chemicals, batteries, etc. It took a year of shooting weddings before I finally gained control of the process. However, body language, an important tool in a photographer’s camera bag remained a hidden language for […]