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Steve Joyce
Grew up in Crofton, moved to Raleigh, and now lives in Park City
Grew up in Crofton, moved to Raleigh, and now lives in Park City
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This morning's baby marmots
The kids are growing up in a hurry,  I had to stop and let Jasper watch for a while before Julie and I go to California.

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The heating pad in our garage fridge
Just thought I would share this odd little battle with physics. We have a standard fridge out in our garage. Its freezer compartment is in the bottom, although after a while I realized that made no difference.  The problem is that the refrigerator compartme...

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U.S. Snowboarding & Freeskiing Grand Prix
It was a big weekend of competitive ski and snowboard events here in Park City.On Friday I went over to see the skiers hit the PCMR halfpipe and on Saturday I returned to watch the snowboarders.  These young athletes are incredible to watch.  In addition to...

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Ice castles over in Midway
Arnie, a friend from our camera club, called and asked if I wanted to join him on a photo trip over to the ice castles in Midway .  I've seen them on the news and read about them in the paper.  It is an annual winter event.  I have never been to it and hadn...

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Skiers jumping at Park City
I went over to shoot an event in the half pipe, but it was a bust.  Right next to the pipe are some big jumps and it is always entertaining to watch the local youth throw their bodies into the air.

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Bobsledding at the Utah Olympic Park
Julie and I went to a world cup bobsled and skeleton competition last weekend. The only part we saw was the four man bobsled.  I tried getting some good photos, but it is poorly lit, extremely fast, and was snowing pretty hard. When the teams cross the fini...

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A trip to Heber
The other morning I didn't feel like fighting the tourist ski crowds so I was pondering what to do.  When I took the dog out into the balmy -10 degree weather, we noticed a fair amount of frost on the trees.  When it is that cold in Park City, it is often e...

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The first big snow in years
The past four winters in Park City have been between poor and mediocre for snowfall.  Quite frankly, it has really gotten old.  With the El Nino thing going on, it is kind of a mystery what we will see in Utah for precipitation. So far, so good.  After a bi...

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Around Park City
We have a herd of elk wandering around the south end of Park City, mostly in the Round Valley open space and the Swaner Preserve.  Jasper and I went looking for them this morning to grab some photos.  We couldn't find the herd, but Park City always has some...

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November in Palm Springs
Julie and I were looking for something different to do around Thanksgiving, which is also Julie's birthday.  It is an awkward time here in Park City: cold and snowy, so you know fall (golfing, hiking, leaf colors, ...) is over but the real snow activities a...
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