About Nomadic Moments

Jake Moments Beyond
Me on the Highline Trail at Glacier National Park.

The images you see on this site are some of our nomadic moments that we have been fortunate enough to experience and capture. However, I believe that photos have the ability to capture so much more than just a moment in time. They have the power to capture emotions, details missed or unseen, and the passage of time that we can’t really see in a single instant. I hope that you receive some of these qualities from my photos and feel inspired to explore yourself.

A Passion for Travel & Photography

Shortly after graduating from high school, my buddies and I set out on a road trip across the country from Tennessee to where the Dalton Highway crosses the  Arctic Circle in Alaska. Ten thousand miles and a lot of photos later, I was hooked on travel and photography. I spent my college years planning the next road trip.

A Passion for Cultures

The last summer in college I went overseas for the first time and spent 10 days seeing some of the most horrifying living conditions in Kenya’s Kibera slum and the unparalleled beauty of Africa’s wildlife and scenery. This time I was hooked on experiencing the cultures and places in this world that America is far too often blind to.

My Wife and I Love Colorado

My Wife & I on top of La Plata Peak in Colorado, Moments Beyond
My wife and I on the summit of Colorado’s LaPlata Peak.

The very next summer I met my future wife and once we were married a big part of our lives became about our next adventure together. We ended up in Colorado where adventure and exploration is a cultural way of life. Colorado fit us perfectly, but we still took every opportunity we could get to hit the road or travel overseas. We are blessed to have been to so many places and to have had so many moments to share, but this world is a big, beautiful, heartbreaking, breathtaking place and I want to experience every one of those places in detailed moments.

The Nomadic Life

We have become full-time modern day Nomads! You can follow our adventures here and I hope this inspires you to seek out new places and find your amazing moments.

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4 Comments Add yours

  1. Dionne Bee says:

    I so agree. Photos do have the ability to capture (and evoke) emotions. You take great photos.

    1. Jake says:

      Thank you so much.

  2. Jim Paquet says:

    Eureka! Planning my third trip to the Canadian Rockies and came across your blog. Many of your guides are about places I have on my to do list as well as a good number that I want to return to. I see that you also share my love of Colorado as well. Can’t wait to get into your site in more depth but it’s time to hit the rack.

    1. NomadicMoments says:

      Glad you are enjoying the website. We lived in Colorado for 7 years and love it!

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