Weekly Photo Challenge: Focus

Jaded3 copyf/3.5   “Jaded”

This gelding (used to be stallion) has been rounded up more that once.  Courtesy of Uncle Sam.    Some how he ended in a wild horse sanctuary with his whole band….lots of grays.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Sea

WC0 copyOn Trinidad Beach in Northern California an elephant seal burrows down in the sand.   Seals spend most of their lives in the sea but come ashore when moulting their outer layer of skin.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Carefree


My carefree Chickasha Chiron  born 5/12/06 out of Leavin My Mark and Chickasha Candy

This photo was taken May, 27, 2011.  I was called by a woman who lived in the same community as me to come and do a photo shoot for her 5 year old buckskin gelding.  We took Chiron and his mother Candy to a beautiful lush pasture which needed to be eaten down.  Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: One Shot Two Ways

June 2013 sm_-3This shot was taken inside of a small log barn with the horse looking out towards the natural light.June 2013 sm_-4Here is the same shot with the background blacked out.   Does the original background with light coming through small slats in the log barn and the horse looking out to the light improve the photo in composition or distract from the horse portrait?