Just because they aren't new to me doesn't mean they aren't new to you! I was sorting through my archives with the theme of "leaves" in mind, with the goal to share what I found.Read More
I'm not sure what it is about walking in the woods, alone with my thoughts. It's quiet, except for the sound of my feet and the crunching leaves on the trail, maybe a bird, or some little critter dusting up leaves as he scurries along the ground. But that's it. It's kind of like all the stuff in life takes a back seat—that to do list, work, anything that's annoying you.Read More
The little boat in the middle of the calm blue waters is waiting for you.
This is an image that I really like from my vacation to New Zealand. Always on the lookout for a photo opportunity, I had my husband turn the car around because I knew I'd hate to not capture this calm scene with that small boat moored in the distance.Read More
Oregon Adventure, Day One — The Coast
The weather all day was this misty sunshine. I loved it for my photography. Call me crazy, but I think it lends an air of mystery to the scene. And hey, it wasn't raining.Read More
I want you to meet "Autumn Shadows"
One of the last nice days of fall with all the leaves on the trees, not too hot or too cold outside. A perfect day for photography and mentoring. (More on the mentoring later.)Read More
Lessons Learned So Far in Long Exposure Photography...and what the heck is long exposure photography?
There's something for everyone in this blog post. I'll start with a definition, then show you some major mistakes, some lesser mistakes, and many lessons learned. For some of you, even though you have no desire take these kind of photographs, you might have wondered a bit how they were made.Read More