Niseko – Japan

Niseko – Japan

I have lived and skied in Japan for several years but never made it up to Hokkaido for it’s infamous powder snow. So this year I called up my buddies and told them to book tickets to Niseko. First stop was the ‘Sapporo Snow Festival’ and then we hit back country. It snowed twenty four hours per day for the first four days we were there. I have never seen so much snow and…

The Cascades.

The Cascades.

Hiking in the Cascades. What amazing weather we have had in Washington this summer. I had the chance to visit the Columbia river gorge (previous post) in eastern Washington and last week I hiked along the Pacific Coast Trail (PCT) starting from Snoqualmie Pass all they way up to the top of Chikamin Peak. We camped the first night at….

Washington State

Washington State

I have spent the last two weeks hanging out here in Washington with family which is always a treat. We spent a few days out in eastern Washington along the meandering Columbia river in wine country. Staying at the infamous….

Skiing in Japan

Skiing in Japan

I have skied the north American rocky mountains, the Canadian rockies, the European alps and various other mountain ranges around the world but to my surprise and delight I came across….

HDR, Ambient or Flash Interiors

As you know I am a big fan of HDR landscape photography but I have also been experimenting with it indoors. I took three shots of this condo interior below. This first one is with ambient light only, the second is using a flash with a shoot through umbrella and the third is….

HDR Photography

I am a huge fan of HDR photography and normally carry a tripod everywhere I go in order to help capture this particular style of imagery.

I was recently in….