Coral Reefs – A Vanishing Ecosystem

Posted by on Apr 28, 2015 in Caribbean, Environment, Underwater | 6 comments

Coral Reefs – A Vanishing Ecosystem

Coral reefs may, in the not too distant future, be realized only virtually, in films, photos, and written descriptions.

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The Groovy Autumn Photo Tour

Posted by on Nov 2, 2014 in Fall, Landscapes, Seasons, Vermont, Workshops & Tours | 0 comments

The Groovy Autumn Photo Tour

Fall foliage this year was among the best in recent memory. Not only were the colors notably vivid, especially the early reds of the red maples, but the autumnal showcase of dazzling hillsides, kaleidoscopic reflections, and covered bridges and waterfalls framed in crimson and gold filigree lasted from around September 26, when it peaked up here in the Northeast Kingdom, to its last gasps in central and southern Vermont as late as the middle of October! Even as I write this, out of my den window I can still see a few yellow poplars flickering among the dour earth tones of late autumn.

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Belizean Blues

Posted by on Jun 8, 2014 in Uncategorized | 8 comments

Belizean Blues

Belize is among the most biologically diverse places on Earth.  Its tropical forests are home to howler and white-faced capuchin monkeys, toucans, macaws, jaguars, and more unidentified insects than those we’ve catalogued and named.   By itself, this would be more than sufficient to earn Belize a place on my bucket list.

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New Gallery Additions & Holiday Print Sale

Posted by on Nov 21, 2013 in Fine Art Prints | 2 comments

New Gallery Additions & Holiday Print Sale

Patrons visiting my gallery (see previous blog “A Wonderful Life”) often ask whether they can purchase my prints on line, or they ask if I have a brochure, or a business card. I tell them that my prints are only available from me personally, at the markets from May through October, and that I do not have a brochure, not even a business card. It’s time to confess to those of you who took a moment to sign my guestbook, that I lied. 😉

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A Wonderful Life

Posted by on Oct 9, 2013 in Business of Nature Photography, Fine Art Prints, Shows & Exhibits | 9 comments

A Wonderful Life

Exhibiting, together with teaching and conducting private photo tours and workshops, writing, and stock photography, comprise the “financial pie” that is the commercial enterprise side of Sojourns In Nature.  Believe me, I’d be just as happy, indeed, happier, if Sojourns In Nature didn’t have a commercial, i.e., capitalistic component but then this work isn’t my hobby, it’s my vocation.  It’s what I’ve been “getting away with” for three decades.

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