Announcing that I’ll be taking a little time off from social media during January….Plus…about the image…Click now to read more on the blog!Read More
…most artists, and by "most" I'm talking specifically about me right now, are fascinated by more than one genre of their work. I absolutely love photographing flowers. But a lot of other subject matter catches my eye, too. (Rusty things, old buildings, or creating something really abstract.) It comes down the fact that I just frickin' love photographing lots of things! Except bugs. I don't like photographing bugs.Read More
I often "sit" on photos I've created for a long time. (Of course not literally, that would be weird.) There are many reasons for this. But one of them...Read More
There was just something about that glow of a late summer afternoon that got to me!
Something New -
I'm starting to add some of my photographs to a website that also sells home goods and tech items like iPhone cases.Read More
A Little About Film Friend
This year I started a patron program called Film Friend. Basically, if you're a patron, you love my work and want to encourage and support me. I know many folks just don't have the room for wall art, but want to support me in some way. This is how you can!
There were some great patrons so far this year, and each received a 4x6 print from each negative from the roll of film they sponsored (usually 36 prints), plus a handwritten narrative about the images. (Yes, I said hand written. Goes well with "old school" film.) The goal was only for me to cover the expense of film, developing, your prints, and mailing costs....Also check out the sample of film images from 2017 so far!Read More
....I photograph the most during a few months over the summer; central Minnesota doesn't have the longest growing season for pretty blooming things.....See how the sweep of this clematis and it's stem looks like half of a heart? Which reminded me of those heart necklaces that are split in half — one to keep and one to share with a loved one....Plus MORE new images...Read More
New Additions—I'm sharing some new additions to my website with you today! Plus, a few words, too, that will give you a little background about the photographs. :) And you might see a couple of these in person at upcoming art events!
— Quiet Nature —
Often a person's first image is while they are standing up. The second image — try crouching down, getting more at your subject's "eye" level. In this case, the pine cone. You might find it's a better perspective and a more interesting photograph.....Read for more!Read More