Candle Flame


I like taking pictures of fire and smoke. Maybe because fire is analogous to life. The way it moves and feeds. Perhaps I just like the patterns fire makes. Maybe because answering the question, “What is a flame?“, is so hard.   (How’s my punctuation on that last sentence? No time to look it up […]



Simple photo of four candles taken in a very dark room. Click through to learn how I set the camera to achieve this affect.

Abandon hope, all ye who enter here

abandon hope

A photo of a group of gnomes who should have abandoned hope – Gnome-be-Gones are waiting in the flames!

Flame and Smoke


A bit of citronella and a wick protects from mosquitoes in this photo.