14Jul

West Coast Focus TV Broadcast

West Coast Focus TV Broadcast
I recently was invited to be a quest panelist along with Craig Lovell, and Eduardo Fujii,  to appear on the West Coast Focus Episode 10: Jerry Uelsmann’s Influence & Post Visualization. Discussions were lead by Steve Zmak, and inspired by Craig Lovell’s just-released documentary film about Jerry Uelsmann. The episode included questions about our work and […]

15Jun

Revered…….

Revered…….
My heart is full when I look at this image from my recent trip to India, a trip at times that was both magical and heartbreaking. With a heavy heart I watched elephants carry tourists up and down the steep banks of Amber Fort, and then journey back home to their compounds some distance away. […]

23May

Dartmoor Mare

Dartmoor Mare
Dartmoor Mare is on her way to a new home. She was recently part of the exhibition: Nothing but Blue Skies; Art of the West at the Carl Cherry Center for Arts in Carmel. I am humbled that someone enjoyed the look in her eye and the wind blowing through her mane enough to make […]

04May

Come See my New Work

Come See my New Work
Myself and two other equine artists will be featured in a new exhibit, Unbridled. May 4th – 30th in Gallery 625 in Woodland CA. I will have 10 pieces including 2 new ones from my On the Run series. Hope to see you at the opening reception May 5th, 5:30-8pm. http://www.davisenterprise.com/arts/artists-love-of-horses-on-display-in-unbridled/

10Mar

Come Hear My Stories at Monterey Museum of Art

I’m delighted to announce that I will be a quest lecturer at the Monterey Museum of Art On March 13th, 1pm-2pm. Photomontage in the Digital Age The umbrella over the medium of photography is constantly evolving, and while manipulating images is not new to the world of photography, the digital age has provided unique tools the […]


28Feb

India!

India!
The sun is beginning to rise on my last day in India. It has been a magical mystery tour to photograph the unique beauty of the Marwari horses, and to actually feel the being of an elephant under my hand. The warmth of the Indian people living under conditions that I could not imagine to […]


01Dec

I’m Published……… New Shoes

I’m Published……… New Shoes
Last year while photographing at a ranch in Bridgeport, I had finished shooting for the morning and walked into the barn to find the farrier putting new shoes on some horses. He was there preparing the horses for the annual drive where they move their cattle down to a lower elevation for the winter. When I […]

20Nov

Wind

Wind
My image “Wind,” has received several awards over the last couple years. In 2015 it was selected for inclusion into the California State Fair Fine Art Show. Earlier this year it was chosen by the Center of Photographic Art in Carmel for their 2016 Juried Members exhibit, and most recently it received an Honorable Mention […]

15Nov

Shared moments…….

Shared moments…….
Photographing people is a tricky business for me, so I rarely include them in my imagery. There is a true art in doing this well, but for me, more often than not, I just feel like I am invading someone’s space with my camera lens. I think it helps if you know something about the […]

09Oct

On the Walls at the Pacific Grove Art Center

On the Walls at the Pacific Grove Art Center
Wildlife Beyond Borders has moved to their 4th venue appearing at the Pacific Grove Art Center through October 27th. If you have never visited the center before it is worth a look. They have 4 separate galleries and change out their shows regularly. I have included a link to our show and their website; http://pgartcenter.org/exhibits.html

20Sep

On the Walls at the Center of Photographic Art

On the Walls at the Center of Photographic Art
I am pleased to announce that I am again part of the Buy it Now in the 8×10 Exhibit at the Center of Photographic Art in Carmel. This is their annual fund raiser, where on view are over 100 pieces of art from established and emerging photographers. Take a chance! You can buy tickets and place them […]

01Sep

The Griffin Museum of Photography

The Griffin Museum of Photography
I’m a member of the Griffin Museum of Photography and they choose my image,  Portal to Freedom, from my collection of  Horses Among the Trees to appear on their blog. This image was from an earlier submittal to their artist call for their annual Juried Exhibition.   http://www.griffinmuseum.org/blog/22-juried-show-blog-exhibition-curated-by-paula-tognarelli/  

15Aug

Monterey County Artists Open Studio and More…………

Monterey County Artists Open Studio and More…………
September will be a busy month for me. On the top of my list, I will be traveling to England, and then spending eight days photographing horses in southern France. Can’t get any better than that! Additionally, Wildlife Beyond Borders will be opening our fourth venue at the Pacific Grove Art Center, from September 2nd […]

31Jul

Wildlife Beyond Borders

Wildlife Beyond Borders
I’m happy to announce that Wildlife Beyond Borders exhibition has been seen by over 5000 people and will be moving to their 4th venue, at the Pacific Grove Art Center.  Exhibit begins at the Art Center September 2nd – October 27 th, 2016. Opening reception September 2nd, 7 – 9pm

24Jun

Center for Photographic Art

Center for Photographic Art
The Center for Fine Art Photography in Carmel California in a wonderful organization and I am so delighted to be part of it. They had their annual member’s Juried Exhibition, and while my image wasn’t accepted into the gallery exhibition, it did get into the online gallery.  Meet “Wind.” http://photography.org/members-juried-exhibition-2016/

11Jun

INPrint…….

I am delighted that my image, “On the Run #3,” has been accepted into the Rfotofolio 2016 INPrint Competition. This competition focused not on what is viewed from a computer screen, but rather the final presentation of the printed image. Something I have always felt as well, that the printed image is another level of […]

25May

Sharing the Passion……….

Sharing the Passion……….
Below is the link to the blog post I wrote for the Wildlife Beyond Borders website.  Pretty much sums it up regarding how I feel about photographing the majestic beauty of the horse on the run. This new image, “On the Run #6,” will make it’s depute as a framed 30×40 at the Wildlife Beyond […]

10Apr

Wildlife Beyond Borders Exhibition

Wildlife Beyond Borders Exhibition
Looking forward to the opening of Wildlife Beyond Borders on April 16th at Keeble and Shuchat in Palo Alto. So honored to be exhibiting work with a group of other photographers that believe that animal lives do matter. If you miss the chance to see the exhibit, it will be traveling next to Art Ark […]

09Mar

Meet Montelana……..

Meet Montelana……..
I will say there was a special magic for me to be able to photograph this newborn filly as she ventured out of her stall and took her first steps into the outside world alongside her mother. I am in constant awe of nature, and to see this newborn, who was not even 24 hours […]

11Feb

Wildlife Beyond Borders is Traveling…..

The exhibition, Wildlife Beyond Borders finished up at PhotoCentral in Hayward in December. It was well received, with 11 photographers and over 120 images that spoke to our theme, From Beauty to Deeper Understanding. The second reception had a terrific turn out when I brought along Michael Muir as a guest speaker, who is the great- […]

09Feb

“Wind,” Black and White Magazine Single Image Winner

“Wind,” Black and White Magazine Single Image Winner
Last year this time my image, Among the Trees #3 was selected by Black & White Magazine as a 2015 Spotlight winner, and appeared in a one page spread along with my Artist Statement in their April edition. This year my image, Wind, was selected as a 2016 Single Image winner and appeared in their  January edition. […]

26Jan

Serendipity…….

Serendipity…….
Back in October I had the opportunity to take a whale watching cruise out on Monterey Bay. There had been an abundance of Humpback Whales this season as the food had been plentiful. The weather couldn’t have been more perfect, so with hopes set high, off we went.  We came upon a number of feeding whales […]