An Early Morning Paddle

An Early Morning Paddle

I’ve been checking the weather nearly every day, waiting for the right conditions to head out in the canoe for the first time this year. Yesterday morning was it. Full sun, no wind, ice-free, and the loons had returned… There was no way anything was...
Wisconsin Spring Photography Tips

Wisconsin Spring Photography Tips

For me, spring in Wisconsin is the most challenging time of year to photograph. It’s that span of time where everything’s brown, nothing is blooming yet, and things just seem plain old ugly. Here are my tried and true spring photography tips for making the Midwest look pretty this time of year.

First Impressions of the Sigma 150-600mm Telephoto Lens

First Impressions of the Sigma 150-600mm Telephoto Lens

After much deliberation and research, I finally decided to order the Sigma 150-600mm telephoto lens. I’m really excited about it because I’ve been wanting to get more into wildlife photography especially now that I’m living in northern Wisconsin....
Top 4 Photo Editing Apps

Top 4 Photo Editing Apps

1. VSCO This has been my main photo app from the start. I’ve had it for years and it’s still the one I use the most! It’s easy to navigate and I really like the look of their filters. I use VSCO mainly for my Instagram stories. I’ll take a...
How to Turn Boiling Water into Snow

How to Turn Boiling Water into Snow

This winter, I was determined to try this whole boiling water trick out for myself. So early one morning, Sean and I got the water ready, grabbed the camera, and headed out to the lake. Here are some tips on how you can turn boiling water into snow (and photograph it).