Sun gradually releases Monument Valley "Mittens," from their sleep

A Step By Step Guide To Great Monument Valley Morning Light Photos

Here comes the sun! My love of photography makes me get out of bed in the morning. Really.  I love photography and I think about it all day long. But for a non-morning person, photography can actually make me feel…

Shooting mountain bikes or sitting home. Which is best for you?

The phone rang. On the other end of the call was Let’s Hike Utah’s George Dansie. “I have a mountain biker willing to ride for some shots. Wanna go?” A hearty, “Yup!” and I off I went. There’s just nothing…

I Shot Cuba Before They Said I Can’t!

There’s nothing like a photo trip to get your image creating juices pumped. I love the idea of shooting all day for days at a time. During April’s Neil’s Great Photography Adventure’s Cuba shoot, all this and more swept me…

Neil’s Monument Valley Photo Class

  Wanting to perform a “give-back,” to park tour operators as well as Navajo Nation community members surrounding one of the West's most iconic photography locations, Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, Neil Eschenfelder conducted his Digital Photography 101 course at…

Winterstick

Since I couldn’t think about anything but photography after graduating from the University of Utah, I excitedly took a job at Shutterbug Photo camera store in Salt Lake City. It was a great time helping people with cameras. photo printing,…

“Star Shots,” Another Shot in the Dark.

Wasted! I’m totally wasted! It’s Monday! And the weekend totally wasted me! No! I wasn’t drinking and partying all weekend. Because I don’t drink and I’m not a party animal. However, I did do “Star Shots” with Neil Eschenfelder on…