Thomas Lauderdale, founder of the band Pink Martini, at his home loft in Portland, Oregon
For Smithsonian Magazine
Butch Kauihimalaihi Helemano for Smithsonian Magazine
Castagna Restaurant, Portland, Oregon
Portrait of artist Nan Curtis
Crater Lake National Park located in Southern Oregon, Photographed for Dutch National Geographic Traveler
Theron Humphrey photographed for National Geographic Traveler Magazine
Two girls climb a tree in Jerico Beach Park in Vancouver, British Columbia
Four surfers on the quarter mile path to the beach at Oswald West State Park on the Oregon Coast, a popular beginner surf break in Oregon.
Bracewells Alpine Wilderness, British Columbia, Canada for Dutch National Geographic Traveler
Photographed for MIX Magazine
A story about front yard gardens which featured the owners in the space.
People taking the land lessons before heading out into the ocean at Zed's Surfing School located on the island nation of Barbados
A young boy showing off his road tennis skills at a park in Barbados.
A native American at the Pendleton Round-up, a rodeo held annually in the city of Pendleton, Oregon. Pictured here is "Kermit," named for the intricate beadwork done on his necklace depicting the muppet character.
The Chandan Saree shop in the Gerrard India Bazaar, otherwise known as Little India in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Pictured here is owner Kuki Shah Singh, owner and designer of the Chandan Saree Shop, with his wife.
A mahout and his elephant at the Elephant Hills Luxury Tented Camp near the Khao Sok National Forest in Southern Thailand.
One of the winners of National Geographic Traveler's Traveler of the Year award, Linda Yuen
A nun descending the staircase of the Saint Peter and Paul Church in North Beach, San Francisco.
The daughter of Peggy Seltzer, aka Margaret B. Jones, author of the controversial memoir, "Love and Consequences."
Chef Gabriel Rucker at his restaurant Le Pigeon in Portland, Oregon
Chef and owner Andy Ricker at Pok Pok Restaurant in Portland, Oregon
Clyde Common's restaurant bartender, Jeffery Morgenthaler, in Portland, Oregon, serving up a barrel-aged Negroni cocktails
A waiter at Clyde Common restaurant located in the Ace Hotel in downtown Portland, Oregon serves up appetizers including spiced popcorn at happy hour
Members of the Bondi Icebergs at the famed Bondi Swimming Club in Sydney, Australia.
A sampan driver taking a tour group up the Lesser Three Gorges in the Yangtze Three Gorges.
Portrait of Wendy Burden photographed for the New York Times
Tres Shannon, one of the co-owners of Voodoo Doughnut, Too! located in NE Portland, Oregon features unusual doughnuts.
Friday Purington at the "Allister Plot," one of fifty five gardens in the Portland Metro area that The Southeast Urban Agricultural Cooperative oversees.
Ned Ludd, a restaurant in NE Portland, where nearly every dish is cooked in the restaurant's wood burning oven. Chef/Co-owner Jason French stands in the organic community garden behind the restaurant.
A woman waits for a friend at the upstairs bar at Marvin, a restaurant dedicated to Marvin Gaye located in the U Street district.
A waitress at the San Francisco restaurant NOPA.
A happy customer at the restaurant Spruce Restaurant in Laurel Heights, San Francisco
A performer on Kaanapali Beach, Maui, HI
Hinaleimoana Wong Kalu, a kumu hula in Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii for Smithsonian Magazine
Cocktail hour at the P.O.V. rooftop bar at the W Hotel in Washington DC affords views of the the Washington Monument and the White House.
A family showing off the functionality of their front yard garden with the son doing a skateboard jump over the hedge
Jed Lazar, owner of Soupcycle, delivering soup in SE Portland, Oregon
Gianaclis Caldwell of Pholia Farm in Rogue River Oregon takes the herd of Nigerian Dwarf Goats out to forage in the woods on the property of their farm.
One of the groomsmen from the Garrison Savannah in Barbados poses with two of the thoroughbred horses he brings down to the ocean for a morning bath and swim.
A group of kids preparing to go fishing at the beach in Kahakuloa Village on the rugged North Shore of West Maui
Huelo Lookout Fruit Stand, Road to Hana, Maui, Hawaii
Sarah Hahn of Equestrian Wine Tours photographed for Dutch National Geographic Traveler
Richard Hoopii, one of Hawaii's most beloved singers, singing and playing the ukulele at the chapel in Kahakuloa, Maui