18 Dec 2018

Happy almost-New Year! The new year always seems to arrive to us at Uncage the Soul about 25% planned, the rest an unexpected adventure. Sure it’s a tad uncomfortable, not knowing how the months ahead will shake out (or how the bills will be paid …), but the truth…

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17 Dec 2018

Walk into a small town watering hole and strike up a conversation with a local…who would you want to meet? These are the characters and places we’ve been introduced to through our ongoing Meet the Neighbors campaign with Travel Oregon. 

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17 Dec 2018

I love the challenge of tackling a complex story that dismantles opinions and assumptions, my own included. My view on wildfire was informed by Smokey the Bear, Bambi, and a few years working as a wildland fire fighter. I’ve felt the “loss” of special places burned. For 100 years,…

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06 Dec 2016

We’re really proud of this one… A year in the making, we were commissioned to produce a recruitment video for the Portland Police Bureau who entrusted us with telling their story and helping shape the future of our city’s police force. Portland Police Bureau Recruitment Video from Uncage the Soul Productions…

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04 Oct 2016

Hey Portlanders…feeling a little crowded out in some of our favorite outdoor habitats?  Looking for an adventure that’s a little more exotic but doesn’t require a TSA line?  Ask any Portlander what they love about where they live and they will probably mention how close Mt Hood, and the Columbia…

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07 Sep 2016

We’re excited to announce our new membership with The Conservation Alliance!  The Conservation Alliance is a group of outdoor industry companies that disburses its collective annual membership dues to grassroots environmental organizations. This funding is directed to community-based campaigns to protect threatened wild habitat and outdoor recreation. The Alliance was founded…

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07 Sep 2016

Social Free Summer

Written by John Waller, September, 3, 2016 On June 3, I was feeling depressed, scattered, and distracted…so impulsively I deactivated my FB account, deleted all social media apps from my phone…and quietly stepped away. There were still plenty of ways to stay connected in my life…text, phone, email, happy hour…

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28 May 2015

“Yesterday’s Tomorrow; A Portland Journey” In our latest project “Yesterday’s Tomorrow,” we brought our cameras to the same position and angles of our favorite Portland historic images. We wondered, what’s changed? What’s remained the same? This ‘new’ Portland that is captivating national attention- how new is it really? We’ve…

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17 Nov 2014

Requiem of Ice

Located on the west face of Mt Hood, The Sandy Glacier Cave system is made up of two large caves, Snow Dragon and Pure Imagination, that extend deep into the glacier and together comprise the largest glacier cave system in the lower 48 states.  A project a year in…

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09 Sep 2013

Hummingbird

Have you ever thought about how amazing a hummingbird is? These small birds are quick and dart effortlessly through the air. But maybe the most impressive way to see them is through slow motion; giving us an idea of just how truly amazing they really are. We shot this…

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