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Finding Meaning in Reflecting

So much has been made of the “problem of pain”, but what about the invitation of beauty? As I stood atop the giant concrete blocks that border the path leading down to the… Continue reading

At the Edge of Wilderness

From my parking spot at the very end of the road that is accessible to private vehicles in Denali National Park, I began exploring along the edge of the Savage River. Looking west… Continue reading

Tracy Arm – Ford’s Terror Wilderness: Day 5

A place called Ford’s Terror needs some introduction.┬áThe name is a reference to the experience of a naval crew member who, in 1889, rowed a small boat into the narrow entrance of the… Continue reading

Tracy Arm – Ford’s Terror Wilderness: Day 4

  The fourth day of the trip was all about moving camp. From the tip of Endicott Arm, near the face of the Dawes Glacier, we traveled nearly half the distance back to… Continue reading

Tracy Arm – Ford’s Terror Wilderness: Day 3

It was impossible for the weather during my stay in Endicott Arm not to factor into how often I was carrying my camera with me or when I was willing to bring it… Continue reading

Tracy Arm – Ford’s Terror Wilderness: Day 2

On the first morning of the trip to the Tracy Arm – Ford’s Terror Wilderness, I woke up in a comfortable bed in a cabin on board the Safari Endeavor (Un-Cruise Adventures was… Continue reading

Tracy Arm – Ford’s Terror Wilderness: Day 1

I recently returned from a week-long trip into the Tracy Arm – Ford’s Terror Wilderness. The trip was part of a class I am taking through Discovery Southeast, and as it’s title was… Continue reading

More Than Pictures

Occasionally, my photographs tell a story, but far more often, they are simple pictures. I don’t mind. My primary concern is that the pictures portray a place or a subject in a way… Continue reading

Because of Beauty

Recently, I was asked to give a reason for the faith that I have. Many of the ideas I have about why I believe – that God exists, that He is sovereign, and… Continue reading

2013 Summary

As I prepared to post this collection of photographs as a reflection on the past year, I took a look at the summary I made at the end of 2012 and learned a… Continue reading