Blog - Andrew Hertel

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  • Tue, 31 Mar 2020 03:55:00 +0000

    Nature First, Photography Second
    The summit of Mt. Langley, my first 14'er.  I've had a love of nature ever since I was little, I remember running around in the woods near where I grew up in Indiana. My grandparents had an old school pop-up camper that served as our base camp every summer at the local state park. My love of nature never left me, if anything it's only grown stronger as an adult. I've learned to love and
  • Wed, 26 Feb 2020 18:30:00 +0000

    Ballad of the Coyote
    Ballad of the Coyote A few weeks ago my wife, Maeve, and I spent a week in Jackson Hole, Wyoming on a ski vacation. This part of the county is just absolutely amazing, everywhere you look is yet another text book display of natures beauty. I get to take a lot of little mini trips for photography so I try really hard to not make our vacations together about photography but I just couldn't
  • Thu, 12 Dec 2019 06:17:00 +0000

    Getting Out Of A Creative Funk
    Antelope Canyon A few weeks ago I posted the image above on Instagram and Facebook, you can view it on my Facebook page here. At the time of that post I was in a super creative funk for a couple of weeks and I couldn’t seem to shake it. I wasn’t feeling very creative, I wasn’t motivated to go out and shoot anything, I wasn’t motivated to process any of the images sitting on my hard drive and