Nature Photography & Luxury Fine Art Blog

Here you will find a collection of inspirational and educational stories, announcements, product reviews and other random thoughts that you may, or may not find interesting. If you have any questions or comments about the opinions shared here, or to inquire about having your photography related product reviewed by me to be shared with my audience please reach out to me using the contact form and I’ll reply to your inquiry as soon as I’m able. I hope you enjoy my blog and thank you for your interest in my work!

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Portland Japanese Garden: Amazing Fine Art

In 1958, Portland became a sister city to Sapporo, Japan, helping to create a broad interest in Japanese culture. Soon after, several business leaders and the Mayor of Portland decided it would be wonderful for Portland to have a traditional Japanese Garden...

The Best Of Iceland: Incredible Landscape Photography

In July of 2016 I took a direct flight from Seattle to Iceland to spend 10 days on the road exploring and photographing the amazing island and it's incredible landscapes. Packed with waterfalls, lava fields, glaciers, mountains and beautiful rugged beaches its no wonder that Iceland is a top destination for many each year...

Brand New Website

   Over the past 10 years I have had websites from four different services, each a bit better than the previous yet all still lacking in one area or another. My first website was hosted by a company I cannot even remember the name of! You can tell the lasting impression it made on me...

Las Vegas Luxury Fine Art

https://www.aaronreedphotograp...  Late in 2016, I was contacted by Helga & Vlajko, potential collectors whom I now consider friends, to inquire about my EXPERIENCE LUXURY service. Helga & Vlajko had recently purchased an incredible 5,209 sq ft home located inside the The Ridges in Summerlin, an elite gated community in Las Vegas, Nevada set against the amazing natural backdrop of Red Rock Canyon...

Peter Lik's Photography & Print Style

Who is Peter Lik?

Peter Lik (born 1959) is a photographer from Australia, best known for his nature and panoramic landscape images...

Creativity & Social Media Pitfalls

Find Your Inner Voice 

   For me, nature photography and everything I feel about it can be summed up in one word. Freedom. Freedom to explore and to get lost, to ask questions and find answers...

Limited Edition Photography Collection - Top 17 of 17

Each year a very small selection of the images I create make it into my Limited Edition Collection. Between 2014 and the through the middle of 2017, my photography had largely been scaled back after the birth of our daughter and then our son earlier this year...

Peter Lik’s Tree of Life? Not Quite. Portland Japanese Maple

This Is The Tree.

I was born and raised in Portland, Oregon and spent the majority of my life there. In 2008, when I picked up my first camera, I began looking for places inside the city that I could photograph and stumbled across an out of focus, dreamy interpretation of this tree by a fellow photographer named Zeb Andrews...

Limited Edition Photography Collection - Best Sellers for 2016

2016 marked the 4th year in a row that sales of my Limited Edition Nature Photography prints have doubled and I am proud to have my work be appreciated by so many, in homes and businesses around the world...

Nisi Filters


   I can almost hear the question ringing in my ears as I type out these words....who still needs to use filters? Followed by the snickering jab oh, you must be a Canon shooter! Followed by the adolencent nana-na-na-na I've got more dynamic range than you! :) Ok, now that I've got that off my chest, let me answer the question...

Fine Art Photography As An Investment

There are two distinct but quite different types of people who purchase artwork of any variety including fine art photography, the connoisseur and the collector. There are yet others who are a combination of the two that appreciate beautiful art, a great value and the opportunity to see a return on their investment...

Surround Art International Fine Art Gallery
SurroundArt 

In early August 2017, I was contacted by a gentleman named Evgeni Vertkov, who came to America in 1993 and in chasing the American dream, became a citizen...

Risky Business: Is Your Workshop Leader Prepared or Simply Praying?
Ready For The What If's To Avoid The What Happened's. 


  I started teaching in the field landscape photography workshops back in 2009, when there were very few of us offering them at all...

Healing The Sick With Fine Art

People from all over the world enjoy and collect my work for their homes and businesses alike. Often I get to hear stories about the final placement of the pieces, how they are being shown or the original motivation or reasons behind the displays being built...