Lightroom Tutorial and New YouTube Channel

Hello, everyone! I’m super excited to announce that I started a YouTube channel! I’m planning on posting adventure vlogs, Lightroom/editing tutorials, life updates, etc. I decided to start this channel so I can share and connect more with you guys! I just uploaded my very first video, ‘How to Edit Backlit Portraits.’ For this tutorial,Continue reading “Lightroom Tutorial and New YouTube Channel”

6 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started Doing Photography

There’s a lot to learn about being a photographer that you can’t find in a manual. If you guys haven’t seen it yet, I just made a new portfolio of all my favorite work. Going back through all my photos made me realize how much evolved and improved over the past 5 years. It’s so crazyContinue reading “6 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started Doing Photography”

Desert Magic – Anza Borrego

When I was young, I wanted to be an astronaut. I wanted to know was it was like to float alone in silent space. To be weightless. To walk on an alien planet. To feel time stand still. Although my astronaut dream eventually faded into a childhood memory, my desire to visit another world didContinue reading “Desert Magic – Anza Borrego”

Hiking the Ape Cave Lava Tubes

Upper Ape Cave (Mount St. Helens) Last summer, I found myself standing at the mouth of a lava tube in Washington state. The August sun was was hot on my back, but as I looked down into the cave, the cold breeze, seemingly coming from the center of the earth itself, blew back at myContinue reading “Hiking the Ape Cave Lava Tubes”

4 Essential Hikes to Experience the PNW in a Hurry

The Pacific Northwest gets a lot of love on Instagram. I gotta say, I didn’t get it until I went myself last summer. Trust me – the Insta-fame is well deserved. Countless trails snaking through pristine alpine wilderness, turquoise blue lakes, and a coastline to die for… It’s really that gorgeous. Perhaps the most incredible thingContinue reading “4 Essential Hikes to Experience the PNW in a Hurry”