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Photographing the Mendocino Headlands State Park

The Village of Mendocino sits on a peninsula that juts out into the open Pacific Ocean, with Mendocino Bay to the south.  The village is surrounded by open headlands (Mendocino Headlands State Park) that drop off in dramatic cliffs to the ocean.  There are so many...

The Mendocino Overlook

The view across Mendocino Bay of the village of Mendocino is  beautiful and ever changing. I live just south of the bay, so I drive past it nearly every day, and have photographed it many, many times.  There are various places along Brewery Gulch Road (turn west off...

Photographing the Mendocino Coast

I call this image Pacific Dawn.  I captured it many years ago on 2 1/4″ ektachrome film at the Pacific Star Winery, 12 miles north of Fort Bragg on Highway 1.  The winery is open on a regular basis for tasting, and is a great place for picnicing and of course...

Wedding and Event Photography

I’ve been photographing weddings on the Mendocino Coast for over 15 years.  I estimate that in that time, I’ve captured over 500 weddings, and clicked the shutter over 50,000 times.  People often ask me if it isn’t nerve racking, but after so much...

Product and art photography

I have a nice studio on my property near Mendocino which is ideal for photographing products and art work.  I got a good education in product photography when I was the chief photographer for the Wind and Weather catalog for two years.  We photographed an amazing...

Travel, adventure, and sports photography

I’ve been fortunate to travel to many parts of the world, and to photograph people from other cultures. I also love to photograph sports such as surfing, kiteboarding and kayaking.  These subjects I shoot mostly for fun, but often  my work has appeared in...

Product and art photography

I have a nice studio on my property near Mendocino which is ideal for photographing products and art work.  I got a good education in product photography when I was the chief photographer for the Wind and Weather catalog for two years.  We photographed an amazing...

Photographing inns, homes, and wineries

A large part of my business over the years has been photographing inns, homes, and wineries for advertising, publications and real estate sales.  With my portable lighting kit, I can shoot interiors that show the beautiful features of the living area of the house, and...