Charlevoix Michigan was probably the last place on my list for vacation this year. Okay, admittedly, it wasn’t on the list at all. In fact, I had never even heard of Charlevoix, Michigan until
I first drove the Beartooth Highway in Wyoming/Montana when I was driving from Yellowstone to NY in 2010. It was my first BIG road trip for photography and because I had no idea how long the
Located just about as far east as you can go in upstate New York without falling into Connecticut is the small hamlet
As part of my inadvertent obligation to visit all three coasts within a years time, Chicago finally made my list. I had been to NYC, Philly, DC, and SF so it was well overdue. I had a friend who had been keeping track of my
After a friends recent trip to Kinzua Bridge I decided to dig back in my archives and post a story about my first travel photo trip outside of my own state. This was not only my first trip outside my state, but I was still a
In Xanadu did Kubla Khan
A stately pleasure-dome decree:
Where Alph, the sacred river, ran
Through caverns measureless to man
Down to a sunless sea.
~Samuel Taylor Coleridge C.1798
I have lived in the Southern Tier of New York state for over 5 decades. There pretty much isn’t anything here that I haven’t seen or photographed. Or, so I thought.
As most of you know, I am forever
“The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him, everybody sees them.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe