William is an earth scientist and writer with an interest in providing the science "backstory" for breaking environmental, earth science, and climate change news.
Crown Point
Art

Crown Point

The artwork “Crown Point” catches the southern edge of the Columbia River below purple cliffs. Vista House’s rounded top peeks out from its perch on top of Crown Point. Below, along the river bank, the land sweeps northward into the edges of Rooster Rock State Park.

Sky View
Art Daily

Skye View

Skye is known for its temperamental weather, ocean fogs, and abundant rainfall, but the sun does occasionally shine. Skye View captures the island’s mountains on one of these sunny days.

Barmouth
Art

Barmouth

The town of Barmouth in NW Wales borders on the Irish Sea. The scene captures a view to the north of an approaching storm. The picture was originally captured in acrylic on canvas, and the painting was later digitally reworked to bring out the flow of the brush work.