Author Archives: Dave Carlson

About Dave Carlson

I am passionate about developing my skills as a nature photographer, traveling the world in search of adventure, and sharing my experiences and photography with you!

From Painting to Photography

I am not a painter, at least not at this time. But as I strive to improve the artistic quality of my photographs, I have begun studying basic painting techniques and composition. I found an interesting list of guidelines in … Continue reading

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Wildlife Up Close

We’re stuck in a pattern of short, gray winter days here in northwest Montana, so I am catching up on blogging about events and photos from last summer. Most of my images have been landscapes, but I want to expand my portfolio and … Continue reading

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Living in the (creative) moment

I aspire to be more creative and more artistic, and to make better photographs as a result. I’ve collected a few quotes about this topic, both to share them with you and to enable me to re-read them often. Learn … Continue reading

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Watery Wednesday

Welcome to my photo blog! After much procrastination getting started, I was inspired by Tammie Lee’s posting of a photo for Watery Wednesday. I met Tammie last week at our local Glacier Camera Club. Obviously I could not wait another … Continue reading

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