I was out enjoying the beautiful weather in DC and taking pictures of the Cherry Blossoms when I was disturbed by this man. He just happened to be in my shot, which was not a big deal. There were many people out also enjoying the blossoms as well, and I was sitting patiently. He looked... Continue Reading →
I stumbled onto this video when I was procrastinating and absolutely loved it! So, of course I wanted to share it. I give Dove a standing ovation to their long running Real Beauty campaign to 'provoke discussion and encourage debate' on the subject of women's self esteem. That said, as a photographer and a photoshop... Continue Reading →
Great White Sasquatch!
If you haven't seen this yet, you should! I thought I would share a great little video that made me smile this morning. Happy Thursday! Thank you Justin Wren for sharing. Justin aka. "The Viking" Wren, a professional MMA fighter and UFC veteran, wanted to give back so he traveled to aid the Mbuti Pygmy tribe of Eastern Congo. He encountered... Continue Reading →
When your house is burning down, you should brush your teeth – The Oatmeal
I'm a huge fan of The Oatmeal and Matthew shared a touching story to remind us to Focus on the Positive, "count your blessings even if it's just in an inbred cat." I thought I'd re-share his story. Hope it brings a smile to your Thursday! 🙂 When your house is burning down, you should... Continue Reading →
I can always count on Pooh to be there for me when no one else is around.. for light tests! Most patient subject I've ever shot!
I wanted to start this blog, not just to feature photographs I've taken, but also to be a small escape from the day to day glass-half-empty world of ours! I turn on the news every morning and am disappointed in the human race. If its not people killing people, one country waging war with their neighbors,... Continue Reading →
Wanted to see what the buzz about WordPress was all about! Sooo... instead of editing, retouching or shooting like I should have been, I spent the day playing around in WordPress and this blog is what I have to show for it. Crazy learning curve, but once you get a hang of it, it's not... Continue Reading →
Why do I keep visiting Boston in the winter? It's freezzzing!! DC has nothing on the wind chill in Massachusetts! I really need to make it a point to come in the spring/summer, I hear it's beautiful that time of year! Fingerless gloves will definitely be on my Christmas List this year! Yuppers, that's me... Continue Reading →
Well, after thinking I had lost my mind trying to retouch a strange blotchy pattern out of the top left hand corner of a photo, I realized that it was in the screen. I can now admit that it took me more than a few hours of getting frustrated to come to this conclusion. After... Continue Reading →
Editing babies is hard!
One question: Why is it soo hard to edit babies? They're all soo cute! Who cares if it's not exactly in focus (at all)! I know I don't care right now! The funny faces are the best! Excuse me, I have to go put my 'editing' hat on and get back to work! ... aww... Continue Reading →