Monthly Archives: August 2012

Sweet Baby Blues I was pleasantly surprised to have the opportunity to take six-month portraits for this sweet baby recently. This young mother was such a natural, and we had the best time together. She brought along some of the cutest little outfits, and we had lots of fun both inside in the studio and […]

Just Monkey Grass No. Small, yes…insignificant, no. If we look closely…very closely…say, with this macro lens like I used here. My plain-old monkey grass becomes a brilliant rainbow…not as perfect as the real thing, but with similar brilliance. I have said it before, but it resonates with me again today…seeking beauty seems to be my […]

A Girl and Her Horse There is something romantic about a girl and her horse. And something that stirs the heart of the one who connects to these wild and mysterious creatures. Although this was my first equestrian shoot, it was my hope to capture the spirit and bond of the subjects. All the technicalities […]

Squeezing the Most Out of Summer  Where does the time go? It can’t be time to go back to school already! Guess we will have to squeeze the most out of what is left of summer. Making homemade lemonade and having an art show sounded like a good idea. I was also practicing a bit […]

Chic Critique Fall Cover Photo Entry I entered this photo in the Chic Critique Fall Cover Photo contest. It’s a long shot, but I love this image. It is entitled “compassion.” I have just recently discovered the Chic Critique magazine & forum. Can’t wait to get started! See some awesome entries, by clicking here.  

Grass is always Greener on the Other Side We had a bunch of fun with this fella this spring. We would occasionally stop on our way home from school to pet him and his friend. On this particular day, we were feeding this fella some nice green clover that was beyond his reach on our […]

 More Than Just a Pretty Face  What can I say about this young lady that most people who know her don’t already know? Natural and free are how I would describe her outward personality, but it is her inner spirit that is mature beyond her years. Yes, she is only a senior headed for her […]