“The transitory nature of existence binds everything in the material world. Careful observation reveals the beauty within each fleeting moment.” —Bret Culp

Gallery

Recent Black and White Work

Recent Black and White Work

Iceland Gallery

Iceland Gallery

Iceland is a portal back to the primordial Earth, as evidenced by its steaming hills, hot springs, erupting geysers, waterfalls, active volcanoes, glaciers, black sand beaches and northern lights.

Ireland Black and White Gallery

Ireland Black and White Gallery

My idea of bliss is walking an overgrown Irish country road with my camera on a frosty morning, the smell of burning peat emanating from a nearby cottage—no other place or time to be.

Matera Italy Black and White Gallery

Matera Italy Black and White Gallery

The history of the ancient cave town of Matera, Italy, illustrates the rise, fall and continuous transformation of all material things, a primary theme of my work.

Tuscany Black and White Gallery

Tuscany Black and White Gallery

A young cashier refused to sell us a bottle of wine until she removed all remnants of a sticker. “I can’t give it to you like this. It’s not beautiful.” This perfectly sums up Tuscany to me

Rome Black and White Gallery

Rome Black and White Gallery

First called The Eternal City by Tibullus in the 1st century BC, Rome's history spans 28 centuries. It's one of the most important art and archaeological destinations in the world.

Cuba Black and White Gallery

Cuba Black and White Gallery

The beauty of Cuban architecture continues to radiate through its ruins, as does the spirit of its people despite economic and political restrictions.

Pristine Landscape Gallery

Pristine Landscape Gallery

From grand views of land, sky and waters to intimate depictions of its details, these pristine landscape photographs show little to no evidence of human influence.

Landscape Influenced by Man

Landscape Influenced by Man

These are images in which humans have modified or transformed the visible features of the land rather than pristine, unspoiled nature scenes.

Urban and Industrial Decay

Urban and Industrial Decay

Photographs of deindustrialization, abandonment and ruins relay stories of socioeconomic growth and decline and the inevitable reintegration of all material things with the Earth.

Urban and Cityscapes

Urban and Cityscapes

The richness of history, architecture, industry, culture and people in humorous or poignant scenes make the city fertile ground for photographic exploration.

Cemeteries, Graveyards and Churchyards

Cemeteries, Graveyards and Churchyards

Atmospheric overgrown cemeteries are places to contemplate the lives and times of those who have gone before, where you can see vegetative life emerging from the monuments of the deceased.

Panoramic Photographs

Panoramic Photographs

Single or multiple images stitched together with a field of view greater than that of the human eye, an aspect ratio of 2:1 or larger, can be considered a wide format or panoramic photograph.

Solargraphy

Solargraphy

Solargraphy sun trails appear during sunny periods—their location in the sky is based on latitude and time of year of the exposure. The colours are a byproduct of extreme overexposure.

Astrophotography

Astrophotography

Nothing evokes contemplation and wonder more than gazing at the beauty and grandeur of the northern lights, the Moon, our Milky Way galaxy or deep-sky nebula.

Colour Landscapes

Colour Landscapes

Colour City and Urbanscapes

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