Ducks in Dallas

I would’ve loved to be on the sidelines in Arizona photographing yesterday’s Super Bowl, but a few weeks ago, I did have the incredible opportunity to shoot a football game almost as big in stature – the inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship game at […]

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2014

Now that the new year is well underway, I’m finally getting around to posting some of my favorite photographs from 2014. Every year while scanning through thousands of images comprising the digital record of the places I’ve been and the people whose paths I’ve crossed, […]

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Fall Preps

It’s that time of year for “best of” lists and posts, but before I add my contribution to the masses, I want to take a quick look back at the fall high school sports season. I haven’t posted much in the past few months, though […]

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Costumed Cross Crusade 2014

The Halloween Cross Crusade race is hands down one of the most fun races to photograph in Bend. I’ve been assigned to shoot the cyclocross event for the past few years, and I’m continually impressed with the costume creativity level. I had the day off […]

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Masks and Makeup

In preparation for Halloween last week, I made the rounds looking for folks getting into the holiday spirit. The ScareGrounds, a local haunted house production, let me watch as they transformed their space and as the actors prepared for a night of frightening visitors. The […]

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Racing Around

I spent a good portion of the past summer weekends following amateur and elite racing on scenic courses around Central Oregon. These events have (surprisingly, to me) become some of my favorites to photograph of late. To an extent, I’ve long enjoyed shooting sports, but […]

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Xtreme Bulls

The Sisters Rodeo kicked off last month with a night of bull riding in some nice evening light. I don’t quite understand what compels one to strap themselves on the back of an enormous, frightened animal with horns that wants no part of it, but […]

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Memorial Day weekend

I’m so far behind editing and sharing photos from the past few months, the next several posts will be far from timely. I’ll catch up, bear with me…to start, here’s a look at how I spent my Memorial Day weekend (a few holidays ago now). […]

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Back on Bikes

Last month, I photographed my first few bike events of the year. Mountain biking and cycling are popular pastimes in Bend, as in much of Oregon, and I shoot a number of races and events throughout the season. The annual Chainbreaker draws riders of all […]

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Sunrise, Fort Rock

Slowly catching up on a backlog of photos to edit…thought I’d share a few from assignments and outings of the past month or so. I’ll start with a few from Easter Sunday. I returned to Fort Rock for the annual sunrise service. Held at the […]

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Out and About

A big part of my job as a newspaper photographer revolves around covering community and sporting events. The past few weeks I’ve made the rounds at quite a few, including kayak and cross country ski races, ultimate frisbee, baseball, and a branding/vaccine day at a […]

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