Tag: photography

Photography and Reality

My morning view today is of phragmite plumes, backlit by the sun, moving in the breeze, and sparkling gold and silver from the dew. Against the darkness of the newly ploughed field behind my house, it’s an enchanting sight. I know why it speaks to me; it conjures up childhood fantasies. I used to find entire secret worlds in the nature around my house. And some of that enchantment still touches me when I’m outdoors, especially with my...

Nature versus Photography?

What do I mean by that? How could those be opposing interests? A nature photographer like myself celebrates nature, we aren’t out there to harm it. I’ve felt at home in and connected to nature my entire life. It seemed only natural to share this feeling with others. When I started focusing my photography on landscape and wildlife, it was to inspire people to love and protect our natural world. Unfortunately, my actions may be having the...