Ian is a proud local of the Pacific Northwest, specifically Southwest Washington, having grown up with Mt St Helens in his backyard. With an insatiable passion for the natural world, Ian's true expertise lies in the realm of weather phenomena. As a self-professed "weather nerd”, he spends his free time chasing clouds, stargazing, and getting lost in the breathtaking sunrises and sunsets that grace the stunning landscapes. With his trusty camera in hand, Ian captures these magical moments, preserving nature's beauty through stunning photography and captivating time-lapses. His genuine dedication to celebrating the wonders of Mt St Helens speaks volumes about his connection to the area and his unwavering love for all things nature.