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Summer vacation in New England
Summer vacation in New England

Lisa and I had a wonderful vacation in New England, spending the majority of it in Bar Harbor, Maine.  Lots of hiking, lots of shooting.  And lots of people.  I think because of how busy it was, Acadia NP didn’t really match up w/ my expectations but was nice to get away nonetheless. For the […]

The Alaska book is finally done.

Cowgirl Originally uploaded by Matthew Britt I have to say, I am much more motivated when I have a deadline. Or when I have people I don’t want to disappoint. Put the two together and I might actually get something done. With the holidays approaching quickly, I wanted to get this finished but I also […]

Fishing On A Sunday Afternoon

Fishing On A Sunday Afternoon Originally uploaded by Matthew Britt While not at the wedding or rehearsal, Lisa and I explored Long Island for a bit. The rain held back for a while so we tromped along the coast. This boy was fishing with his father. For more images, click here.

Chris and Ruth Get Married

The Knot is tied! Originally uploaded by Matthew Britt and taken by Lisa On a fine day in September, Chris and Ruth tied the knot. Chris has been a great friend for some time and I had the privilege of standing with him. Lisa and I had a fantastic time – was one of the […]

Next stop….Skagway

Moss and Ferns Originally uploaded by Matthew Britt The next day we docked in Skagway. Everyone was very much looking forward to the evening train ride into the mountains. Even though it was the only bad weather day we had, it was fun walking around the town and down to the Skagway cemetery and waterfall. […]

Juneau, we wish we could stay longer

Clouds Originally uploaded by Matthew Britt After two days on the boat, we were very much looking forward to our first excursion. We took a walking/photography tour in Juneau, going to the Treadwell Mines and the Mendenhall Glacier. The Treadwell Mines were amazing – watching the surrounding forest reclaim industrial structures made us wish we […]

Bye-Bye, Seattle…Hello Alaska

Bye-Bye, Seattle…Hello AlaskaOriginally uploaded by Matthew Britt Lisa and I recently went on a two week vacation, spending a week w/ her family on a cruise to the Inside Passage of Alaska. Having wanted to see Alaska for longer than I can remember, I have been excited about this trip for months. You can view […]

MoabCon 2008

The guys over at Cluster Resources threw one amazing inaugural conference on Moab, their HPC/clustering scheduling software. While in the area, we had a chance to do some shooting in the area. Was a lot of fun – next year might take an extra day or two to hit some nearby hotspots (say Canyonlands or […]