Tags archives: Charleston Nature Photographer

  • "Tack Sharp Photos of Birds-in-Flight"

  • I'm super honored and very excited to have been featured in the popular blog, Travel Notes & Storytelling: https://www.travelnotesandstorytelling.com/tack-sharp-photos-of-birds-in-flight/? Marie Goff is the talent behind this informative and entertaining blog site. It was her love of adventure a[...]
Wildlife Workshop at Center for Birds of Prey
  • Wildlife Workshop at Center for Birds of Prey

  • I had the pleasure of leading another fun workshop at The Center for Birds of Prey last weekend! :-) Many thanks to Mandy Feavel for all her hard work putting it together. And what a treat to work with the amazing educators, Jessie Curry and Natalie Hendrickson, again!!! https://www.thecenterforb[...]
Nikkor 500mm f5.6E PF ED VR
  • Nikkor 500mm f5.6E PF ED VR

  • My good friend and AMAZING photographer, David Archer (www.davidarcherimages.com), was kind enough to loan me his new Nikon Nikkor 500mm f5.6 PF ED VR lens for evaluation! Unfortunately it was during a busy time of year. So I didn't get to do a full review or a comparison video against it's young[...]
Sunrise on Bulls Island
  • Sunrise on Bulls Island

  • Sunrise at the boneyard beach on Bulls Island turned out to be meh. But Jamie Clark and I salvaged it with a fun impromptu modeling shoot for her beautiful daughter, Katie! Many thanks to my friends and amazing photogrpahers Kim McManus, Mary Wessner, and Cary McDonald for making it a fun morning. A[...]
Milky Way in the Mountains
  • Milky Way in the Mountains

  • After photographing a beautiful destination in the mountains near Asheville last week, I drove up the Blue Ridge Parkway to the Waterrock Knob overlook. With the high elevation, no light-polution from any cities nearby, and a new moon, the stars of the Milky Way were bright and beautiful!
GOODBYE DORIAN!!!
  • GOODBYE DORIAN!!!

  • Cami and I are safe and sound as this massive storm moves on away from us here in Charleston. Many thanks to all those who checked in on us all day. Now our thoughts and prayers turn to those still ahead of its path of destruction, as well as those left in devastation from its passing. Good night an[...]
Photography Day at the Center for Birds of Prey
  • Photography Day at the Center for Birds of Prey

  • Last month I had the privilege of being a part of a limited number of photographers that were granted access to photograph some beautiful birds at the Center for Birds of Prey. What an INCREDIBLE experience it was to be up close and personal with these majestic creatures!!! This was not my first tim[...]
Charleston Winter Wonderland
  • Charleston Winter Wonderland

  • During the recent Charleston Winter Story, schools were closed, businesses shut down, and law enforcement asked everyone to stay off the streets! Having lived through the brutal winters of Michigan and Ohio, I'm quite comfortable driving in snow. But I wasn't about to place my life in the hands o[...]
2017 Eclipse
  • 2017 Eclipse

  • After months of planning, I was honored to be invited to join a small contingent of photographers that were given permission and granted access to photograph the 2017 eclipse from the private grounds of the Center for Birds of Prey. Located in Awendaw, SC, this amazing organization includes an Av[...]
Vancouver, WA
  • Vancouver, WA

  • We're in Vancouver, WA, where I'll be photographing a conference this week. Strangely enough, my oldest brother and his wife moved here last year! So we flew in a few days early to spend some time with them and do a little sight-seeing. :-)
Ella at Magnolia Plantation
  • Ella at Magnolia Plantation

  • One of the many joys in my life is teaching and inspiring others who share my love for the art of photography. This weekend I had the priviledge of mentoring Ella Crawford as she shadowed me for her 8th grade career day project in school. Since she loves wildlife, we spent the afternoon at Magnol[...]
Edisto Island
  • Edisto Island

  • Cami and I spent a week in a wonderful, secluded, log cabin on Edisto Island last week. We were there for our annual business planning, affectionately called the "Chris & Cami Photography Summit". But we also use the time to unplug, reconnect, and refocus. As part of that process, I was ab[...]