As a child
growing up in
My first birthday gift that left a lasting memory was a pinhole camera. Wow! I was able to capture nature in my amazing "box". This experience had a defining effect on my adult life, culminating in the graduate study of physics and photography in
I utilize the "naked eye" technique of photography, therefore no tripods, no color filters and no editing. My approach to photography spans realism to abstraction. I aim to capture the beauty of nature as seen in varying lights, angles and distances. My subjects range from awe-inspiring rock formations to beautiful compositions created by light rays and our surroundings. I hope my photos transmit this spark to the viewer.