{Re}Happening in the hills

hello world, About a month back I was excited to be asked to be a part of the 2013 {Re}Happening. What is a {Re}Happening you might ask? Here is a little piece of history borrowed from the Black Mountain College Museum… “Inspired by our imaginings about what a “typical” Saturday night at Black Mountain College […]

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  • David Beckstead - May 1, 2013 - 12:41 pm

    Way strange and in a good way! Love it! I am sure you captured this in a way no other has.ReplyCancel

  • Gary Duane Buth - May 21, 2013 - 12:57 pm

    Parker, in a time when virtually everyone takes pictures you consistently create truly wonderful images. There are so many people who are involved in photography, myself included but you never cease to amaze me with how you see things. You don’t need gimmicks, all you need is a camera, any camera old or new because you prove time and time again it is the photographer and NOT the camera.ReplyCancel

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hello world, took a little break and headed to warmer islands for a week. More road miles but this time just to relax and vaca with the fam. Lots of fun, sun and swimming. No cameras allowed…well, I may have sneaked a little one along for the trip. Anyway, before I left I had a […]

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2013 westward ho! 5/5! the end…for now

Hello World, This will be the end of this long winded trip post. I’m sad but excited for the next one. What to come with me on the next one? Now you can! Be standing in the right place and the right time and you join in on the journey. Get out there and see! […]

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  • Rob Villetto - April 23, 2013 - 10:01 am

    Super creative work! Great work as always.ReplyCancel

  • Kristen Luettke - April 24, 2013 - 4:13 pm

    Hi Parker, really cool shots! My father was actually in Death Valley last week on a photo trip as well, one of his favorite places to visit. If you happened to see a tall skinny guy walking around with a camera, it may have been him… You might not remember, but I met you a few years back during a vacation to NC. I was with my mother and a friend, and stumbled across your shop and just had to knock on your door. Thanks for letting us see your studio. I just wanted to say you are awesome, I am so inspired every time I look at your images!ReplyCancel

2013 westward ho! 4/?

Hello world, I think one of the biggest challenge in making a photograph is giving scale. By choosing the right angle, the right lens and directing your light you can make a photograph that appears as we see it, or “correct”. It is usually not as easy as it seems. This is abundantly clear if […]

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  • Walter Roycraft - April 18, 2013 - 3:41 pm

    Parker, some really nice work! I love the way you see things. The grasses along the road ROCKS!!!ReplyCancel

  • Megan Case - April 18, 2013 - 5:42 pm

    I’d like to live in the purty places of your viewfinder. : ) Hope you and the family are doing well!ReplyCancel

  • Peter - April 19, 2013 - 3:59 am

    Brilliant images as always Well done ParkerReplyCancel

  • chea lamb - April 19, 2013 - 5:55 pm

    Parker,

    Thank you for reminding me what amazing photography, your ART looks like. It is so hard to see out there in the sea of digital mediocrity.

    Chea LambReplyCancel

2013 westward ho! 3/?

Hello world….again! Yesterdays post focused on the beauty and power of monochromes. I guess today we will play with color but talk about B&W. Perfectly strange I guess. Whether I am shooting color or B&W on my digital cameras, I am always making a B&W JPG along side of a RAW (if I am even […]

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  • Hardy - April 17, 2013 - 4:41 pm

    As always: You killing it! Beautiful work.ReplyCancel

  • Keith - April 17, 2013 - 4:46 pm

    Thanks for sharing the amazing photos from your trip. Really like the colors on the Virgin river photo.ReplyCancel

  • Kevin Lubera - April 17, 2013 - 5:19 pm

    Candybars. Nice! And how cool is it that the North Star lined up like that?! Some real winners here. :) ReplyCancel

  • Frank J. Casella - April 17, 2013 - 5:38 pm

    Parker, you’ve really outdone yourself! This is the most fantastic work that I’ve seen from you to date. Anyways, I wanted to say that I can relate to how you see things in B&W when framing the image, I do the very same thing. I started photography with B&W so it’s still with me. It doesn’t surprise me that you shoot JPEG ( if I understood what you said ) as most wedding photographers I know do. I have never met you but plan to some day ( if you come through Chicago give me a holler, I’d love to see what you and your camera can do with the most beautiful city in the world ), you’re on my list of people to meet before I die. Thanks for your dedication to photography, and sharing with all humanity.ReplyCancel

  • Frank DiMeo - April 17, 2013 - 6:11 pm

    Definitely for the soul brother! Some of my favorite places on earth!ReplyCancel

  • Cindy Huotari - April 17, 2013 - 6:12 pm

    Amazing work once again!ReplyCancel

  • aaron - April 17, 2013 - 7:58 pm

    Love it! I especially like the one of the river in motion.
    -aReplyCancel

  • David Esquire - April 17, 2013 - 8:20 pm

    Alright… Are you channeling Ansel Adams? Wholly Nachos & Newcastles this set is MEGA sick!ReplyCancel

  • Darryn - April 21, 2013 - 7:48 pm

    Amazing photos :) ReplyCancel

  • patricia takacs - April 29, 2013 - 2:13 pm

    holy smokes I am obsessed with this series–makes me want to drop everything and travel the country!! thank you so much for sharing :) ReplyCancel