Essay: At the Edge of Everything

Mooseskin Boats and Blind Dares: Navigating Our Way Back from the Edge of Oblivion by Gina Williams We’d driven south from Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada towards the Mackenzie Bison Sanctuary where the world’s largest remaining herd of wild bison roams. Of course, I’d looked at maps, but beyond Yellowknife, the provincial capital, the water-to-land ratio changes dramatically and it was difficult to see on paper … Continue reading Essay: At the Edge of Everything

Orsi Polari: The Struggle of Magnificent, Fragile Creatures in a Warming World

Italian photographer Luca Bracali, who I had the great honor of meeting during the Siena Art Photo Travel Festival and Siena International Photography Awards Contest in Siena, Italy late last month, just wrapped up his reportage of the annual polar bear migration through Churchill, Manitoba, Canada. See the full National Geographic Italia piece and Bracali’s amazing images here.  For translation assistance, Reverso is a good … Continue reading Orsi Polari: The Struggle of Magnificent, Fragile Creatures in a Warming World

Open Roads & Tilting Barns

As much as I enjoy exploring spectacular urban places, I also love gritty rural communities, left-behind junked cars, and the sound of wind blowing through cracked barn walls. And moonsets over hay bales that nobody sees except for me and a few truckers on a long stretch of highway. ‪#‎landscapes‬ ‪#‎wisconsin‬ ‪#‎Saskatchewan‬ ‪#‎travel‬ ‪#‎photography‬ Photos from rural Wisconsin, Tygh Valley, Oregon and Saskatchewan, Canada. Continue reading Open Roads & Tilting Barns