“Photographs are a way of imprisoning reality…One can’t possess reality, one can possess images–one can’t possess the present but one can possess the past.” ― Susan Sontag, On Photography

Black Hills and the Badlands, July 2013

Badlands National Park Lodge Badlands Overlook Panoramic Road in Badlands Badlands Badlands Tatanka, Story of the Bison Custer State Park Black Hills Burger Company Eastern Badlands Wall Drug Lonely Tree Needles Highway Mining Museum in Lead, SD Badlands Buffalo Sunflowers Badlands Lead, South Dakota Badlands Tatanka, Story of the Bison Devil’s Tower Deadwood...

Iceland, March 2014

This was the trip of the open road, no itinerary, and free discovery. Renting a camper from Happy Camper and Iceland’s liberal laws about open camping meant I could drive where I wanted and sleep when and wherever I felt tired.  Some of the best moments of this trip were entirely unplanned, like unexpectedly arriving at the Thorofoss waterfall after deciding...

San Francisco, 2012 and 2013

Moray Eel Muir Woods Timshel Golden Gate Palace of Fine Arts Chinatown The Mission Vesuvio Cafe Little Italy/Chinatown Border Golden Gate Alcatraz Japanese Tea Gardens, Golden Gate Park Marin Headlands Lighthouse on the road from Salinas Alcatraz Chinatown AT&T Park Chinatown Light Alcatraz San Francisco Overview Palace of Fine Arts Golden Gate Park Cable Car...

Ireland, August 2012

Hurling National Semifinal James Joyce Molly Malone Statue in Dublin St. Stephen’s Green Statue Blarney Castle Christchurch Cathedral Christchurch Cathedral Dublin Street Cliffs of Mohr First Guinness Cliffs of Mohr Guinness Tour Dublin Castle Joyce Museum Wicklow Way Famine Memorial Statue in Dublin