I quickly got the digital camera out of my bag and snapped the shutter.
I was lucky to just barely capture the woman walking and throwing a stick for her dogs before the composition was lost because she would have been too far away from me. 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
Stillness in the Pines — Imagine walking through the pines in Oregon and experiencing the calming stillness of the landscape. Then stop. And just listen. A distant rustle of pine needles. A soft chirp of a nearby bird. An ever so slight breeze whispering through the pines. Besides the visual impression I give you, the one thing I wish I could also share is the quiet..... Read More
The Beauty of Oregon - An image heavy post full of waterfalls and lush greenery that I photographed this past November. Plus a couple photographs my husband took of me "in action". 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
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
My husband and I went to Maui several years ago, and I became enthralled by these trees. (We don't have these in Minnesota.) So curvey, and the tall canopy of leaves created a green sky of sorts. Read More