The Pisgah Astronamical Research Institute – PARI

Here in Western North Carolina, we are lucky to have an astronomical treasure nestled in the mountains.  The Pisgah Astronomical Institute (PARI) is nestled in the Pisgah National Forest near Rosman, North Carolina. Originally constructed by NASA, and also used by the Department of Defense at one point…”PARI is now a pulbic not-for-profit organization dedicated … More The Pisgah Astronamical Research Institute – PARI

High Falls Wedding – DuPont State Forest near Brevard, NC

Working with adventurous couples is the best!!  When an awesome couple has their wedding in one of my favorite waterfall adventure locations, I am one happy photographer.  Jennifer and Richard chose the most spectacular location for their ceremony and after wedding portraits.  They were married at the High Falls overlook in DuPont Forest on a sunny … More High Falls Wedding – DuPont State Forest near Brevard, NC

Max Patch Adventure – Western North Carolina Nature Photography

Max Patch Mountain, located in the Pisgah National Forest near Hot Springs on the North Carolina/Tennessee border, is a wonderful place to visit. Only a short drive from Asheville, Max Patch offers a variety of outdoor activities that the whole family can enjoy. The scenery changes as you traverse the trails with a large variety of wildflowers … More Max Patch Adventure – Western North Carolina Nature Photography

Roan Mountain Photography – Appalachian Nature Adventure Photos

Roan Mountain Sate Park is a spectacular place to visit.  This post is the first in what I hope to be a series of posts sharing some of the natural wonders of the Smoky Mountains/Western North Carolina/Eastern Tennessee area, and Roan seemed like a great place to start.  We are so lucky to live in … More Roan Mountain Photography – Appalachian Nature Adventure Photos