Girls at an Arkansas swimming hole

Hiking to Richland Creek Falls in Arkansas

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. If you click through and make a purchase, I earn a small commission at no extra cost to you! I was lucky enough to get out to one of my favorite places in Arkansas this past weekend-- the Richland Creek Wilderness. If you're okay with a little bushwhacking and … Continue reading Hiking to Richland Creek Falls in Arkansas

Finding Dark Skies Close to Home

If you're like me and have an interest in astrophotography, you know that one of the biggest obstacles to stargazing is finding a dark sky. You need a really dark sky. I've mentioned some resources I use in my previous Milky Way post -- DarkSiteFinder and LightPollutionMap.info -- but it can be pretty discouraging to … Continue reading Finding Dark Skies Close to Home

Trying (& Failing) To Shoot the Milky Way and other updates

If you want to, you can go nuts with planning a Milky Way shoot! I do my night shooting on the weekends (my 9-5 keeps me from staying up all night on any random week day) so I often plan obsessively to make sure my time out in the field-- in the middle of the … Continue reading Trying (& Failing) To Shoot the Milky Way and other updates