Chernobyl-Jupiter Factory

Chernobyl-Jupiter Factory

“Don’t go in the basement!” It sounded like the start of a horror movie, but it was the start of a great couple hours of abandoned photography. The Jupiter factory was high on my list of places to photograph during my trip to the exclusion zone....
Chernobyl- Crane Reflection

Chernobyl- Crane Reflection

My guide and translator was off to try and climb the Duga antenna so I was alone with our government escort. His main instruction was “no climbing” which is a shame because some of the cranes in the harbor had some very interesting cockpits. When I arrived...
Annual Spider Awards Nominee

Annual Spider Awards Nominee

Three of my photographs, Hope, Onacho and When I Light a Torch, were nominees in the fine art category of the annual Black & White Spider Awards. I definitely appreciate the nominee and Spider’s work in promoting photography as an art form. You can view all...
New Safe Confinement

New Safe Confinement

The New Safe Confinement at Chernobyl was moved into position in November, but only now have I seen some videos of it. This one is pretty epic with a lot of good timelapses. The NSC is an engineering marvel, I’m really surprised we don’t hear more about...
March POM- das Ventile

March POM- das Ventile

The print of the month for March is “Das Ventile, Hatttingen, Germany”  Hattingen is a lovely little town on the Ruhr river in western Germany. It is certainly worth a visit to see the old timber houses and original city wall, but that is not what brought...