Visual Arts Inspiration: Brother Muses

Don Van Dyke photography exampleMy cousin just made a FaceBook posting about a long-overdue trek in Yosemite which inspired this response: Yesterday I got to meet with Yosemite hiking buddy Dave (since 7th grade!) in Pueblo, Colorado. He and his brother Don have been inspirations for photography (as well as visual arts in general, music, etc.) for many years. We backpacked through Lyell Canyon, Point Reyes, and other great places on numerous backpacking trips. (Reminder to self; dig out that huge box of 35mm slides and scan some more of the better ones! 🙂 Here’s some of Dave’s amazing 3D graphics ( and animation ( and Don’s exquisite photography (