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Just Show Up

Dad’s covered this really well and it has sorta become one of his catch phrases when it comes to Aviation but it quite literally is the truth. The two of us and our good friend Warren were talking on the ramp outside of the maintenance hangar at Minot when this Super King Air B200 taxied […]

July 3rd, 2015 | Comments Off on Just Show Up

A Great Static Morning

Every now and then those great mornings come along that you never want to end. We had one of those mornings while shooting statics in Minot at the Dakota Territory Museum with the Monocoupe 110 Special and this Waco QCF-2. This particular Waco is just an amazing plane. Inside and Out it’s just a beautifully […]

July 2nd, 2015 | Comments Off on A Great Static Morning

One Great North Dakota Weekend

It was one heck of a weekend! This past weekend my Dad was doing his K&M Adventures Air to Air workshop in Minot, ND. Minot is home to the Minot Aero Center and the Dakota Territory Museum. The Aero center has a great number of planes that are constantly coming and going through the active […]

June 29th, 2015 | Comments Off on One Great North Dakota Weekend

A Quick Aviation Tip

If you ever need a way to help hide a really bad background while adding drama to your aviation images then getting down lower and shooting up can do just that. Whether static or taxing, finding a ditch to stand in or a by just kneeling down you can give that little extra attitude to […]

June 25th, 2015 | Comments Off on A Quick Aviation Tip
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Are Photo Contests Worth it?

This is a question I’ve been asked a lot about because there are a lot of different opinions on the matter. Some say photo contests are great and others not so. Like everything else in photography it does come down to your own preference. For me I personally don’t go for contests anymore because I […]

June 24th, 2015 | Comments Off on Are Photo Contests Worth it?

The Camera Goes Everywhere!

When you are out and about you never know where that next great image will be and that’s why it is important to have your camera with you. If you saw my post yesterday then you know I had my camera with me while fishing. I have spent a lot of time on the Gallatin […]

June 23rd, 2015 | Comments Off on The Camera Goes Everywhere!

It’s Good to be Out on the Water

I’ve started to really enjoy branching out in my photography into areas I never thought I would go. One of those areas is outdoor sports, like fly fishing. We’re starting to get back into the season where the rivers aren’t quite so high or muddy from the Spring runoff. The insects hatches are starting to […]

June 22nd, 2015 | Comments Off on It’s Good to be Out on the Water

One Quick Spring Storm

I love Spring weather in the Rockies. Bozeman has always been a great place for landscape photography since we usually get some great clouds moving through. Yesterday was one of those days where I really wasn’t sure if anything was going to happen since nothing did all day. It wasn’t until about 5pm that the […]

June 19th, 2015 | Comments Off on One Quick Spring Storm

The Ford Trimotor

There have been many iconic planes that have contributed to the history of aviation but one of the early contributors that can still be seen flying today is the Ford Trimotor. This all aluminum, 8-17 passenger plane with a crew of two, helped to usher in the era of early commercial transport and domestic routes. […]

June 18th, 2015 | Comments Off on The Ford Trimotor

A Quick Aviation Tip

There are a lot of little things that go into each photography and sometimes it’s hard to remember all of them when you’re trying to actually shoot. Well here’s a quick tip that can make a difference. When working with aircraft in flight you don’t always have to keep the camera plumb to the earth. […]

June 17th, 2015 | Comments Off on A Quick Aviation Tip