Category Archives: Travel

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Puffins Galore

After a 30 minute boar ride across the most beautiful glacial blue waters I have ever seen, we arrived at a spectacular hunk of rock rising up out of the sea completely covered in horned […]

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Three Toed Sloth on Cover of Outdoors Unlimited

26 This year, while I was down in Panama, I learned that a photograph of mine from a trip to Panama last year made the front cover of December’s Outdoors Unlimited. This is a photo […]

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red-billed tropicbirds of Isla Pajaro

This is the lost world. Situated a few miles off the coast of Isla Colon, Bird Island, or Isla Pajaro is nothing more than a tropical seastack in the Caribbean. Monster waves pound its cliffs, […]

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Lilliputians in the land of Giants

When it comes to photographing this poison frogs in the Panamanian rainforest, I like to get eye to eye with my subject. This lets me enter into their world. It makes them leap out of […]

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The Lovely Poison Dart Frog

The Lovely Poison Frog – yes that is its real name! A.K.A: Phyllobates lugubris Look closely at its back. That is a tadpole right there. The males of the species stand guard over the eggs that […]

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Poison Dart Frog – Bastimentos Red

Based out of the Boca del Toro region of Panama, I spent the last week finding and photographing poison dart frogs, sloths, tropical birds, and tropicbirds (this last one is an actual species). The islands […]

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Westcott Apollo micro Softbox review

I recently spent 10 days down in Panama bouncing around the islands of the Bocas del Toro area chasing poison dart frogs. If you have ever seen a poison frog then you know they are […]

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Wild Photo Adventures and Wyoming Grizzlies

So it’s been a minute since I have updates this here Photographer’s Journal. Busy summer to say the least. I kind of have this whole Johnny Cash thing going on in the back of my […]

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The Leaf Cutters

Hiking into the still uncovered remains of the La Milpa Mayan Ruins in the highlands of Belize, I really had no idea what to expect photographically speaking. The unmistakable smell of spider monkeys lingered in […]

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Planning Ahead for a Photo Trip

Planning a photo trip to a place you have never been before can be daunting. There is a certain balance of excitement and anxiety that goes with this. Excitement because its someplace new and then […]

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