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Is the Camelbak Mule perfect? It might be….

While this post isn’t necessarily photography related, it does include a large part of my life that usually involves my photography..mountain biking… I’ve been mountain biking much longer than I’ve been taking photos and as soon as I could manage to bring a camera with me on rides…I did. The whole idea for this post

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April 4, 2017 7:31 pm
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Kristian Atkins Steps Up-Mountain Bike Photoshoot

I’ve had the pleasure of shooting Kristian on his bike a few times in the past year or so…and each time he mentioned “the step up jump” that I needed to check out. If someone with Kristians skill set tells you to check something out, you probably should. Well unless he is suggesting you check

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Mountain bike photography-Spring in SoCal

All of the extra rain this year in Southern California has been a double edged sword…On one side the hills look amazing and you want to go out and shoot…on the other the rain didn’t let up long enough for everything to dry. Eventually everything lined up and I was able to get the riders,

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Mountain Biking in Moab Utah – Leaving the camera behind

In each of my past five trips to Moab I’ve brought along my big SLR camera and one lens. The added weight on my back seemed a fair trade off for the opportunity to grab great photos. It is a large effort to interrupt your riding flow, hop off your bike, get to the bottom

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The Book Of Daniel

I recently had a project working with the creative team at my church to come up with ideas that fit along with the book of Daniel. I had a request to capture an image to show that God can meet you anywhere…that you don’t have to go to a certain place or it doesn’t have

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August 22, 2016 7:05 pm
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Mountain bike photography-Riders making it look easy…

Sometimes when you plan a shoot things do go as planned. In my last post I wrote about and posted photos of when things go wrong. When shooting the photos below everything went as planned and I think I had the easy task of the day. The riders were the ones who had to listen

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Mountain bike photo shoot-When things dont go as planned

In my years of shooting I’ve had things go wrong. Forgetting batteries, forgetting camera settings, or just missing the shot. But I hadn’t had anything go wrong with my subject until a couple weeks ago. I’ve shot photos of Ben in the past and he is an amazing rider. On this day we started off

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The green hills of SoCal-Mountain bike photoshoot

The hills aren’t green in Southern California for very long…Had a chance to get out an shoot a few while it’s still green. Click images for a larger view.

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March 24, 2016 8:03 pm
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2016 US Olympic Team Trials – Marathon

Not often you have a chance to watch the Olympic trails and since they were a short way away in downtown L.A I thought I’d head out for a look. Brutally warm for February and it was amazing to watch these athletes power through over 26 miles.

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A man and his motorcycle

It’s always fun to shoot something that someone else is passionate about. I’ve loved everything on two wheels since I was a kid and when I found out my friend Bruce was putting together a sort of “frankenbike” I knew we had to get together for some photos. I also asked Bruce to write a

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