On Assignment with Noor Ahmed Gelal: Photographing the most dangerous job in the world

Thank you to documentary photographer Noor Ahmed Gelal for sharing this incredible story and his images for Accents & Apertures! Continue reading On Assignment with Noor Ahmed Gelal: Photographing the most dangerous job in the world

Time, Travel & The Poetry of Things

On a trip to the Southwest Washington coast last spring, I got up at dawn to take photographs. Fog rolled in and “ruined” the light but with writing, just like photography, nothing is ever really ruined. You just have to be like a crow, picking up every shiny thing, turning it over and over for measure & finding the right place for it in your … Continue reading Time, Travel & The Poetry of Things

Mel Rolleri’s NYC: We The People

I had the great honor of interviewing renowned street photographer Mary Ellen “Mel” Rolleri recently for WorldWide Magazine, published by Siena International Photography Awards “SIPA.” Mel tirelessly documents protests, parades and everyday scenes from the streets of New York City. Thank you to Mel for sharing her thoughts and stunning images. As the Greek saying goes, “If it were not for hope, the heart would … Continue reading Mel Rolleri’s NYC: We The People

Worldwide Inspiration: On Photography with Roie Galitz

Today’s Inspiration: Roie Galitz – “Challenge Yourself to the Extreme” Continue reading Worldwide Inspiration: On Photography with Roie Galitz

Lighthouses & Lifting Fog

Yesterday was full of exploring and note-taking all along Washington’s Long Beach Peninsula, from lighthouse walks to a visit to the World Kite Museum (home of the Washington State International Kite Festival) near the Long Beach boardwalk, craft brew tasting at my friends Erik & Michelle’s amazing North Jetty Brewing, a rich meal of fresh-caught halibut prepared by top chef Michael Lalewicz at The Depot … Continue reading Lighthouses & Lifting Fog