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What, exactly, is an authentic photograph?
March 23, 2023 - AUTHENTICITY The Cambridge Dictionary defines authenticity as “the quality of being real or true.” I’ve been thinking...Read the Full Post »
Why Should You Consider Professional Golf Course Photography For Your Club?
November 16, 2022 - IN AN INCREASINGLY COMPETITIVE GOLF MARKET, DO HIGH QUALITY PUBLISHABLE IMAGES REALLY MATTER? Maybe. Maybe not. The deci...Read the Full Post »
ALWAYS SHOW UP
May 10, 2021 - Something big happened this week, and it’s made me pause to think about this great gig I have, how I provide my services...Read the Full Post »
Hiring a Pro Photographer... What Do You Get For Your Money?
July 26, 2018 - Professional golf course photography is a valuable asset to a golf club interested in maintaining its market share or in...Read the Full Post »
What a Spring!
May 05, 2017 - I’ve been meaning to publish new info for some time, but so many great things have been happening with DSP that I’ve man...Read the Full Post »
It's a Resort Course. No, Wait! It's a Private Club. What? No! It's a Public Course!
February 15, 2017 - TIBURÓN GOLF CLUB, in Naples, Florida is not, as the title suggests, schizophrenic. This Troon-managed facility is doing...Read the Full Post »
Full Circle - A Return to The Waterfall Club
January 06, 2016 - In 2006 The Waterfall Club, in the North Georgia mountains, was the first golf course I ever photographed, and last Summ...Read the Full Post »
It’s Time to Stop Apologizing for Golf
November 05, 2015 - Golf is a sport of the wealthy. Golf gobbles up resources, especially water. Pesticides on golf courses are poisoning th...Read the Full Post »
The Many Hats of The Golf Course Architect
November 03, 2015 - Of all the professionals I work with in the golf industry, the ones I find most impressive are the golf course architect...Read the Full Post »
A Magical Morning at East Lake Golf Club
June 04, 2015 - East Lake Golf Club, in Atlanta, has been on my Bucket List of courses I’d love to shoot for some time, and this month I...Read the Full Post »
Order Your 2016 Sports Illustrated Golf Wall Calendar Today!
June 04, 2015 - This is another one of those steps along the road that, on some levels, don't mean much... but on other levels, mean a l...Read the Full Post »
What's A "Typical" Photo Shoot?
June 03, 2015 - What's A "Typical" Photo Shoot AUTHOR'S NOTE: This post was originally published over two years ago, but as my technique...Read the Full Post »
A Double in Birmingham
May 28, 2015 - In golf, the term “Double” doesn’t usually suggest a happy result. But my double at Birmingham, Alabama’s Greystone Golf...Read the Full Post »
A Farewell to Crooked Stick
May 28, 2015 - In June, at the end of the school year in Indianapolis, my wife is going into retirement mode and we’re taking the Sanso...Read the Full Post »
Snow at Crooked Stick
February 04, 2015 - I’ve thoroughly enjoyed the time I’ve spent at Crooked Stick over the past year. It’s a wonderful course, Tony Pancake a...Read the Full Post »
Is that a REAL photograph? Or is it Photoshopped?
February 04, 2015 - On rare occasions, I get asked that question. And every time I hear it, I’m somewhat nonplussed. It’s a legitimate quest...Read the Full Post »
Faces of China
December 15, 2014 - I seldom photograph people. I'm not sure why, because when I do I enjoy doing it. But I feel a bit like an intruder when...Read the Full Post »
Fall Shooting in China
December 15, 2014 - Fall Shooting Features a Photo Trip to China! 2014 was already a great year, and Fall shooting was shaping up nicely,...Read the Full Post »
New Golf Course Shooting Packages Added
September 21, 2014 - New Shooting Packages and Pricing Options This Fall I’m adding 2 new shooting packages to make professional images of yo...Read the Full Post »
First Impressions Matter
September 19, 2014 - No Matter What You’re Selling, First Impressions Matter! Not too long ago, I did something I’ve intended to do for a lon...Read the Full Post »
Panoramic Images and Golf Courses - An Exciting Creative Opportunity
June 10, 2014 - Not every golf course offers an opportunity for a dramatic panoramic image, but when one does, this is a powerful new to...Read the Full Post »
A New Book and A New Magazine Featuring My Photos
May 20, 2014 - I'm very pleased to have my images included in two outstanding publications this month. One, Atlanta Country Club's 50th...Read the Full Post »
Spring Shooting Gets Under Way with 2 Days at Wade Hampton Golf Club!
May 15, 2014 - WHAT A BEAUTY! Naturally, I'd known of Wade Hampton Golf Club before I had the opportunity to photograph it. It's consi...Read the Full Post »
A Look Back at 2013
February 03, 2014 - Even though the golf industry has been in questionable shape for the past few years, there is a segment of it that has c...Read the Full Post »
What an amazing Spring and Summer!
August 06, 2013 - I never thought Spring would actually "spring", but when it did, I hit the ground running and haven't slowed down yet. A...Read the Full Post »
Spring Shooting is Well Underway!
June 15, 2013 - Deep into May, it continued to appear that Spring would never fully blossom into golf course shooting opportunities. Fro...Read the Full Post »
Great Skies Make the Difference
February 20, 2013 - I'd like to think that every time I am out shooting I'll get great shooting conditions, but more often than not somethin...Read the Full Post »
So What The Heck Is An HDR Image, Anyway?
January 27, 2013 - HDR, or High Dynamic Range, photography is different things for different photographers. For me, it's a way to radically...Read the Full Post »