Crystal Creek Falls / Waterfall Hike in California

๐Ÿ“ Whiskeytown, CA There are dozens of beautiful waterfalls dotting the Northern California landscape. On Sunday, I took the drive to Whiskeytown. Most of the trip there we donโ€™t get cell phone service so thereโ€™s no excuses! This trip pretty much gives you no other option than to live in the moment and enjoy theContinue reading “Crystal Creek Falls / Waterfall Hike in California”

Road Trip to California / Photography

We’re in California! Road tripping in the winter is definitely full of overcast snowy, windy, rainy days. But we made it to Cali. I’m super stoked to finally see sunshine after such a long time! This is one of the most gorgeous states for sure. So far I’ve been to: Mt. Ashland(very good snowy skiContinue reading “Road Trip to California / Photography”

Exploring Abandoned WWII Bunkers

๐Ÿ“ Fort Worden Last Saturday we drove to the Fort Worden state park. I lived right across the street from this place for years. It’s a historical state park located in Port Townsend, Washington, on 433 acres originally known as a United States Army Coast Artillery Corps base constructed to protect Puget Sound from invasionContinue reading “Exploring Abandoned WWII Bunkers”

Port Gamble, Washington

Port Gamble is an adorable little town. It’s a popular tourist destination, due to its location near Bremerton, Port Townsend, Bainbridge Island and Seattle. Port Gamble has a very vintage, Salem witch trials vibe, with a wide range of shops from antiques to a tea shopย to an old-fashioned general store. Many of the buildings areContinue reading “Port Gamble, Washington”

Christmas / Photography

Downtown Port Angeles has some really creepy vibes, like.. taken at a Harry Potter movie set or something. And everything in downtown PA has this retro blue/green color which makes for great edits. Especially with Christmas lights everywhere. What this clock pic doesn’t show is the homeless man a few feet away who was convincedContinue reading “Christmas / Photography”

how i use manual mode + free custom settings

My custom settings are below โ†“. How a photographer uses manual mode is personal to your photography style and genre. It’s never something you master, because there’s always something new to try. For me, color grading, filters and camera settings are something I constantly work and improve on. My biggest advice, is to play aroundContinue reading “how i use manual mode + free custom settings”