All posts tagged: Oregon

Rubbish Renewed 2016

One of my favorite Central Oregon events to photograph, the Rubbish Renewed Eco Fashion Show, returned for a sixth year of models strutting the runway in unique and imaginative creations. The fundraiser for REALMS Charter School invites students, adults, and businesses to design and model […]



Looking at a year’s worth of photographs, by the numbers, is staggering in terms of the success to failure ratio – so few to so many. Photography, like most pursuits, requires time, practice, commitment and, well, lots of failure, to make something that goes beyond […]

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State Soccer 2015

Continuing my coverage of high school state championships, I followed a few Central Oregon teams to Hillsboro for the soccer finals. Both teams, the 5A Summit girls and the 4A Sisters boys, dominated their opponents this season and finished without a loss and only one […]

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State XC 2015

On a rainy fall Saturday in Eugene, some of the best Oregon high school runners braved the elements to compete for a state cross country championship. The course traversed fields, hills, around ponds, and on to the track for the final stretch. I came prepared […]

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Go Ski Racer

It’s been an unusually warm winter here in Oregon, much to the chagrin of skiers and snowboarders. While record snowfalls back east are making the outdoor sports enthusiasts envious, some of the mountains are blanketed with enough of a supply to satisfy their cravings. Recently, […]

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State Wrestling 2015

High school state championships are some of my favorite sporting events to photograph. These high stakes, pinnacle of the season occurrences lead to compelling moments and emotion you don’t often see on a typical daily sports assignment. Just as the athletes get a little more […]

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Hauling with Hooves

Over the course of a few months around the end of the year, I spent some time shooting an essay on Bob, a horse logger, and his Suffolk Punch draft horse Harry. Once a staple of farming, logging, and industry, horses have been replaced over […]


Rubbish Renewed Rehearsal

The Rubbish Renewed eco fashion show features outfits constructed from items destined for the garbage can, or from previously used and discarded materials. In its fifth year, the event is a fundraiser for a local charter school, and a number of students as well as […]


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 […]



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 […]