Wrecking Ball at the Playground

The area behind the Bayshore Mall, known as the Palco Marsh, is named after the Pacific Lumber Company who at one time operated a kiln drying lumber mill at this location. In recent years this abandoned...

McDaniel Slough at High Tide

Lots of folks were drawn to the Humboldt and Arcata Bays this week to see the king tide topping out somewhere around 9 feet. I too made a point to get out and photograph the high...

Instagram

About 3 years after everyone else, I’ve discovered Instagram and combined with the iPhone it’s a lot of fun. It takes me back to what I enjoyed about medium format film. I loved that square image on...

Under a Smoky Sky

I just read from the US National Weather Service, Eureka that: “According to the Cal OES wildfire list, the 9 named fires/complexes in the Eureka forecast area have burned 72, 241 acres of land since...

Chagdud Gonpa Rigdzin Ling, Junction City, CA

Rigdzin Ling is a Tibetan Buddhist Center located in Junction City, California. The Center’s focus is on preservation of the arts, philosophy, and meditation practices of the Nyingma school of Tibetan Buddhism. It’s an amazing place in a...

portfolio: Arcata and Humboldt Bay Area

Arcata and Humboldt Bay Area (2005-present) The Arcata and Humboldt Bay Area portfolio is focused entirely on a small region located within my geographic home amidst the southern reach of the Pacific Northwest. Here we have rain, foggy skies,...

portfolio: Road Series

I frequently work in series. When a photograph is seen in the context of another, a dialogue forms. I enjoy being involved in this relationship and generally work with the intention of making photographs that...

out with the old in with the new

Meridian Photo is being rebuilt to add new features common to modern Internet technology. Feel free to provide feedback by either publicly commenting on this Blog post or by sending a private note from the Contact page....

portfolio: Landmarks 2002-2007

Landmarks 2002-2007 To really see a photograph, one will see more than light and object and color. When seeing moves past these things, a photograph speaks and perhaps from this we feel something. This is...

portfolio: Dry Earth 1990-1993

Dry Earth (1990-1993) These images are from my younger self, a medium format camera, and traditional darkroom methods commonly practiced prior to the “digital revolution.” My roots are seen here. At the time of producing...