Photography

“A good snapshot keeps a moment from running away.”

Eudora Welty

Ruby-throated

Ruby-throated

Ruby-throated Every year I look forward to the spring when the Ruby-throated Hummingbirds begin their migration across the Gulf of Mexico to our little haven of woods southwest of Atlanta. With a wing beat of 60-80 beats per second, a feeder is nearly a must to...
Home at Last

Home at Last

Home at Last The mystery of ancient castles is always grand. To catch such structure in these striking shadows is simply fortunate for it helps recreate a certain dreamlike, almost fairytale glow around the structures. They are dreamy residences; they evoke a glorious...
Low and Slow

Low and Slow

Low and Slow There’s something primal and soulful about smoking meat. Take a large piece of otherwise tough muscle, baste it, inject it, cover it in spices/rub, and smoke it “low and slow.” The end result? Barbecue. BBQ. In the South, this term is very sacred. It is...
Homage

Homage

Homage This combines found objects, freshly picked wild flowers and a bed of solid ice. It is an homage to the one who once lived near that window. He has now departed this earth, but so cherishes the simplest things of life. Homage to him who could teach us so much...
The Streets of Venice

The Streets of Venice

The Streets of Venice This photo was taken by accident. I was lost, so I snapped a photo of what was a picturesque home in front of us. As I took the photo, a boat full of tourists entered the shot. I also noticed there were people on the balcony at the top of the...
Clinchco

Clinchco

Clinchco This shot was taken right outside the Binns-Counts Community Center in Clinchco, VA. October in Appalachia is overwhelmingly vibrant, and along many roadside rivers like this one, the color spectrum is laid out over the bank, forest, and sky. (Click on the...