Minute Wild: Olustee Battlefield

https://youtu.be/R3Oywg-oOMg A one-minute video for the nature-deprived. This was recorded on the morning of September 30, 2019 at Olustee Battlefield Historic State Park in Sanderson, Florida. With apologies for the spot on the lens. I've been putting these on Vimeo, but I decided to take the plunge tonight and create a whole branded YouTube thing.… Continue reading Minute Wild: Olustee Battlefield

Minute Wild: Lake Jackson

Here's a new little project I'm working on: short, unedited videos for the nature-deprived. I'm calling these videos "Minute Wild" and have a few ready to go. Here's the first one, recorded at Lake Jackson here in Tallahassee. Not much happens here, and that's kind of the point. "Nature" is hardly ever as exciting as… Continue reading Minute Wild: Lake Jackson

The Untamed Mississippi

"The Mississippi is well worth reading about. It is not a commonplace river, but on the contrary it is in all ways remarkable."Mark Twain, Life on the Mississippi Here's a great article that details Louisiana and America's coming reckoning with the Mississippi River's tireless resolve carve a new course to the Gulf: "America's Achilles' Heel:… Continue reading The Untamed Mississippi


It was over 100 degrees when I took this yesterday. The railings on the boardwalk overlooking the marshy fringe of Lake Jackson burned my arms as I leaned to capture this photo of dead trees and scorched grass lining the shimmering lake. This lake disappears every twenty years or so, leaving a scarred grassland in… Continue reading Wonderland/Wasteland