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There isn’t much in the world that gives me more happiness per second than the thrill of discovery. You know, that raw, unbridled feeling of “NEVER IN MY LIFE HAVE I SEEN — (fill in the blank here with something awesome)”. Luckily I find it thrilling to taste new flavors of Jello, so I experience […]

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Windswept, deserted, and quiet. Muted. Different. Such was the mood while exploring Anaeho’omalu bay with Michael, Leah & Estela. It was a relatively “heavy” time for me. I had recently returned from my five week Philippines expedition, which was an experience, and then the massive Tsunami of March 2011 had struck the Big Island, slicing […]

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Two approaches to photography: “One. Two. Three… Say Cheese! Cheeseburger! Cheesecake!” …and… “Just act natural and be yourselves. Pretend I’m not there — oh, wait. Put your left leg there. Yep, awesome. And lift your chin a bit. Oh that looks great! …and can you just pivot yourselves a little this way? I want to […]

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I often feel like I’m not so much a professional photographer, but a professional “noticer”. In that it’s my job to notice things that most people do not. The way the light bounces off a beige wall. Or the timing in which a little girl responds to her grandpa’s jokes. Or how the sunset shining […]

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