A Grand Week in the Russian Wilderness

I plunged under the surface of Paynes Lake in the Russian Wilderness and wondered for a few moments if I could continue swimming in the frigid water. It wasn’t that bad, I told myself, and as long as I kept my limbs moving, I could adjust. Continue Reading


Project Iceland: 150+ Miles In and Half My Hike

Greetings again from Iceland! The project (click here for previous installments of Brian’s Project Iceland photography book endeavor) has reached the halfway point, and I must say everything has been different than I expected. I don’t mean in a good or… Continue Reading


Project Iceland, Part 2

I have many fears when it comes to my summer project, rational and irrational … although they lean toward mostly irrational. In fact, when I began planning this trip I made a list, to convince myself first before taking the jouney. I titled that list something very manly, like … Continue Reading