Dancing on the Wind

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Many artists and adventurers have had to brave the storms to see their dreams fulfilled. My dream was dancing on the wind.

Lyra on the Rocks

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…Or from the rocks, more accurately. Got to team up with Natalie Keller again for an aerial shoot in Colorado Springs!

King Solomon Falls

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I never get tired of waterfalls. Each one I encounter is a different shape, with unique swirls, tumbles, and mists of its own. They all have their own lovely song and dance.

Steamboat Springs All Arts Festival

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It started with a vision to celebrate all art forms, instead of just visual. Being a believer and participant in multiple art forms, I was excited to get involved in this festival in my home town of Steamboat Springs, Colorado.

Whispering Leaves

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There are few sights that give me a feeling of home like a grove of aspens does. The friendly round leaves, paper-white bark, and characteristic black knots endear the aspens to me.

Dancing in a Winter Wonderland

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Colorado winter. We were planning on missing it this year, but that didn’t work out according to plan. That’s ok, because our home state is always beautiful, and we know how to make the most of it.

Box Canyon

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Though all of nature is inspiring to me, there are few things more impressive to me than a canyon filled with raging water. Just watching the water flow and pound over and around obstacles is invigorating, making me feel the intense power of the water as well as the peace that it lends to everything around it. That’s why rigging …

Imogene Pass – Rigging Details

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The usual legal stuff: Rigging off of non-man-made structures (and some man-made) is inherently dangerous. DO NOT rig on tree limbs without consulting an arborist prior.  DO NOT rig on man made objects without consulting a structural engineer prior. Everything discussed here is how we rigged for capturing the images you’ve seen and the rigs DO NOT FIT EVERY SITUATION …

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Bear Creek Canyon – Aerial Rigging Details

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Since this is out first post about how we rig outdoors let start with a couple disclaimers and warnings to get the legal mumbo jumbo out of the way: Rigging off of non-man-made structures (and some man-made) is inherently dangerous. DO NOT rig on tree limbs without consulting an arborist prior. DO NOT rig on man made objects without consulting …