Don Toothaker Photography Travel photography church

Colorful Illumination

I loved the stark white crosses against the mountain sky. The blue just seems to sing and compliment the stucco and the white so nicely. In my composition, as a helpful hint, I worked hard to move around and make sure the lower cross was isolated against the stucco and did not merge with anything…

Don Toothaker Photo Santa Fe Travel photography

Seductive Color

The colors of the Southwest are alluring and beautiful. Be it the landscape or doors and windows there is a vibrancy to the colors that draws your attention and keeps it. I love it. In Santa Fe I walked around looking for such colors. It was bitterly cold at 13 degrees at 8am but the…

Fallen

To everything – turn, turn turn There is a season – turn, turn turn And a time to every purpose under Heaven October is brilliant. Autumn arrives after months of anticipation but, the seasons’ finest moment, October, is fleeting. Each year, for as many years as I can remember, there exists in me a heightened…

Night Light

Most often when I want to take pics of my kids, they see me coming with my camera and run in the other direction. So, I was in total shock yesterday when my 12 year old daughter asked me to take some portraits of her in downtown Haverhill like we did one time last summer.…