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…

How to Shoot Fireworks Photos Like a Pro!

We still have enough season left for our summer fireworks shows. If you love photography as I do, there's time to get out and shoot! Let’s list my favorite settings. Keep in mind, these are great starting points. Season to…

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…

Shooting in the Biosphere

Best gear for closeup photography? I can't believe I made this shot, HANDHELD at 300mm effective focal length! @ 1/15 second! I love macro photography. I thought it ought to be a good opportunity to break out of Utah’s winter…