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Horseshoe Bend

Hiking to Horseshoe Bend

Hiking Horseshoe Bend is a quick and easy stop along Highway 89. There is a large parking lot, probably filled with tour busses, so you really can’t miss it. There is also a sign, in case you prefer signs. The hike itself is relatively easy. It takes about a half hour […]

Lake Powell

Lake Powell

My final photography project this year was on Lake Powell. This is something I have been wanting to do for at least a year, and I never had the time to get there. Finally, I had the perfect trip planned. Artist Statement Visiting Lake Powell has been on my mind […]

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Sun Country’s Hometown Lakes

I was invited by Sun Country to the revealing of their new project Hometown Lakes. Minnesota is known as the land of lakes and is home around 10,000 of them. The lakes are a huge part of Minnesota’s identity and Sun Country decided to take a little bit of home […]

Staying On Top of Life

It’s that time of year again. The time that comes twice a year once the new semester isn’t really all that new anymore. Also once I realize that I may have just jumped off the deep end yet again. My days are filled with books, class, learning, papers, and a […]

Winter North Dakota

Surviving Winter in North Dakota

If you are planning a trip to North Dakota in the winter, great! I guess. It’s not where I would choose to go (most likely because I’ve walked to class in the winter for years now), especially as it is snowing as I type this and has been snowing for […]

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A Guide to Four Days in the Desert

Length:  4 Days  Airport:  Las Vegas McCarren Airport – LAS Highlights:  Antelope Canyon, Horseshoe Bend, Lake Powell, Monument Valley, Hoover Dam, Zion National Park, Valley of Fire State Park, Lake Mead, and a night in Las Vegas DAY 1 Fly into Las Vegas as early as you can get in […]


Berlin in 35mm Black and White

I spent one month living in Berlin over the summer. One of my goals was to photograph the city in 35mm black and white film in order to have a really cool photography project for the spring semester. This is how it came together. Below is my artist statement that […]

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Instagramming 2016

Wow, where has the time gone? I can hardly believe another year has passed. What a year it has been too! For me, 2016 has been a year of consistency, for the most part. I stuck with my study plan and my graduation date is about five months out. I […]

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My Favorite Travel Moments from 2016

Twenty-sixteen has been a crazy year. I didn’t travel as much as I did in 2015, but I traveled farther on the few trips that I did take. I think I am finally beginning to understand all the quotes that say something to the effect of “travel changes you.” One […]