Perhaps you've noticed that for the past several years, most of my best images were created in exotic and far away places such as Easter Island, Ukraine, Newfoundland, Hawaii, Alaska, Poland, Iceland and the Faroe Islands.

You see the same coming from other photographers: exotic images coming from exotic lands. The conclusion is obvious:

To create great images you must go to great locations!

But that's a lie.

The real truth is this: great images are created anywhere you can see them. Even at home, your back yard or hometown.

To illustrate this proposition I gathered together some of the images that I had created within 15 minutes of my home: