Dante’s View | Badwater Basin From Above

Dante's View | James Brandon

Perspective is always a good thing. I visited Badwater Basin probably 5 or 6 times before finally making it up to Dante’s View in Death Valley National Park. As a …


Rising Tide | Shell Beach, California

shell beach california james brandon

It’s been way, waay too long since my last trip out to California. That needs change here pretty soon. One of my favorite parts of the state is the less …


Bear Lake At Civil Twilight


This was such an incredible sunset. Bear Lake in Rocky Mountain National Park is just jaw-dropping gorgeous. There’s a path that leads all around the lake and every so often …


Just Some More Rocky Mountain Elk


I still have so many pictures to go through from this trip. I’m in no way, shape or form a wildlife photographer but I do enjoy dabbling in it when …


Mammoth Lakes Sunset

mammoth lakes sunset

The Sierra Nevada Mountains in California are one of my absolute favorite places to explore. There’s just so many amazing things to see that it can really be quite overwhelming …


Bull Elk Grazing in the Rockies


Over the weekend I headed up to Denver with a bunch of friends for our buddy Kory’s bachelor party. We headed up to Boulder for some hiking, incredible views and …


Fog On War Eagle Road

War Eagle Mill Road fog

After spending the evening photographing War Eagle Mill, we noticed fog forming in the fields to the west. The fog would build up, move into the road and then retreat …


The Effects of Time

Abandoned home in Arkansas

We stumbled onto this old and abandoned home during our first visit to this area last year. So during the workshop I led with Mike, we just had to take …