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Fauxto Friday – White Pine Moon

I LOVE to photograph the moon! It has always been one of my favorite subjects, and those photos are always very well-received. I’ve been fascinated by this beautiful orb for as long as I can remember, especially when it’s full…it is extremely photogenic, and my favorite angle is just as the moon rises and makes its appearance on the…

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Fauxto Friday – Three Little Birds

“Rise up this mornin’, smiled with the rising sun…three little birds, pitch by my doorstep” … except for the sun part. Let’s face it, the sun can’t always be there to light up your photos. And sometimes there’s no time to grab your flash or light source or even your reflector, which is almost always the case for me…

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Fauxto Friday – Mama Kitty

This is our beautiful cat Simba, but we call her Mama Kitty. We weren’t even looking to adopt another pet when she literally found us. Five years ago, we were standing on the deck enjoying the spring weather when we heard this strange scratching noise. Suddenly, a gray cat appeared on the deck…and promptly strolled through the open door…

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Grunge & Grace — Spellbinding New Book!

Hello dear friends of the interweb! I recently had the most amazing opportunity to create a design for Amy Venezia’s new book, Grunge & Grace…   “Kyle Kent is a beloved musician who dies believing that he killed himself. Grace Jackson is a woman who communicates with the dead. When Kyle and Grace find each other through the realms…

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I’m a Scientist! How Photography Helps Me Reinvent Myself

Not only do I share my pictures on Instagram, I also I post them on a few different contest websites that offer really cool prizes. I’ve not yet won a prize, but I’m okay with that…there’s some pretty hefty competition on those sites from amazing and talented photographers! I keep at it though, and not just for the minor…

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Photo Stories : The Wheel Bug

Over the weekend, I was doing a little yard work and walked down to check out the mammoth sunflowers I’d planted along the sidewalk near the garden. Their massive heads drooped over, and stared down at the ground as the hundreds of seeds they held continued to ripen. The dark gray and white stripes were unmistakable behind the withering…

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I Can See! : How Photography Improved My Vision

Me : “What am I supposed to be doing with my life? There are too many options. I don’t know which way to go. Help me!” Universe : “The answer to your questions is right in front of you.” Me : “UGH! šŸ™„ That is so vague! What does that even mean? Isn’t everything literally in front of me? This…

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Scenic Vibe Photography: It…is…ALIVE!

“For what it’s worth, it’s never too late to be whoever you want to be…” Welcome to my new adventure! šŸ™‚ I’ve been experiencing a shift in myself on a soul level for several months now. Following the tragic passing of a dear colleague a year ago, I felt compelled to learn more about the things I had been…

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