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June 16th, 2014

Motivation Assignment Winner Mark VanDyke

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Grassy Ridge Rhododendron Fog Roll' by Mark VanDyke
Congrats to Mark VanDyke for winning the Motivation Assignment with his photo from the Roan Highlands! “This photograph was taken on June 13, 2012 on Grassy Ridge in the Roan Highlands of Western North Carolina / Eastern Tennessee.  The composition of this image was certainly pre-visualized, the result of several years of previous hikes and … 
January 21st, 2013

On Assignment: NEXTERA Energy Resources

Posted By Michael Clark
Late last year I was contacted by a green energy company about photographing a few of their wind turbine sites in Dodge City, Kansas. That company, NEXTera Energy Resources, was looking for different types of images than the standard beauty shots of wind turbines and the surrounding landscape. Of course, I still had to come … 
May 9th, 2012

On Assignment: Shooting Adventure Sports images for Lifstil

Posted By Michael Clark
Last fall I was honored to be able to shoot an advertising campaign for a German start up company named Lifstil. “Lifstil” is an Icelandic word, which means lifestyle. Lifstil manufacturers extremely tough and durable portable cases for Apple laptop computers out of high-end materials used to make snowboards. They make a variety of cases … 
May 14th, 2010

Red Bull photo shoot with Danny MacAskill

Posted By Michael Clark
Danny MacAskill Photo Shoot - San Diego, California
After seeing Jay Goodrich’s inspiring post on Danny MacAskill I thought I’d share some of the images I shot with Danny for Red Bull last fall. Danny is the real deal and a super nice guy. Super stardom couldn’t have happened to a nicer and more talented guy. He looks at the world with a … 
May 13th, 2010

2010 Wenger Patagonian Expedition Race

Posted By Michael Clark
hypothermia (noun): the condition of having an abnormally low body temperature, typically one that is dangerously low. Half way across the Beagle Channel, just south of Tierra del Fuego and not too far from the Drake passage, I learned what it really means to be cold. Jim Wedlake, Gabriela and I were in a zodiac photographing …