Skiing Lassen Peak

Lassen Peak offers some of Northern California’s finest backcountry skiing. Located at the southern extremity of the spectacular Cascade Range, Lassen Peak is notorious for heavy snowfall. Its proximity, combined with a relatively high elevation, equates to a long season and great Spring skiing. As the Lassen Loop Road is not plowed in Winter, the […]

Photo Tip #7: An Introduction to Flash Photography

  Flash photography is probably the medium’s least understood aspect. Flash photography is considerably more complex than working with natural light alone, as you are simultaneously controlling two exposures–the flash exposure and the ambient-light exposure. With a modest investment in equipment and an understanding of basic principles, you can achieve professional, natural-looking results easily and […]

Photo Tip #3: Photographing People–The Informal Portrait

                            The art and aesthetic of portraiture is highly varied and subjective. I love the photojournalistic approach to photographing people–catching them in that unguarded moment. I strive to capture a subject in the act of being him- or herself. As you move […]