I had a fun time playing with my creativity and making art out of her beauty items. It was refreshing to me to work in this way again with intention and purpose! I got to experiment with design and light. …Read More
Today we joined in the celebrations of the Berlin Airlift 70th anniversary. It ended up being a pretty emotional day for me. The 75th Anniversary of D-Day…Read More
It is D-Day today. The world is celebrating the 75th anniversary of the day that changed the world.
I posted one of the iconic photos from that day taken my Magnum artist Robert Capa. Capa was one of 4 official photographers for the US Armed Forces that day…Read More
Have I ever told you WHY I became a photographer?
I’ve always had a camera, as far back as I can remember. In fact I remember one Christmas, I must have been in 4th or 5th grade…Read More
Lifestyle. Emotive. Documentary. Authentic. Storytelling.
These are words that get tossed around a lot in the photography world. This is especially true among family photographers. But what does it all mean? And what should it mean to you?…Read More
A lot of photographers will deliver both black and white and color versions of each photo in a gallery. If you’ve received a gallery from me, you know that I don’t do that. There have been a handful of very rare occasions…Read More
I pulled some of my favorite everyday photos from my personal albums and I picked them apart to tell you why they work. I’ll tell you why the composition makes it a great photo and tools you can use…Read More
We decided when we first moved to Germany that we would invest more in experiences than physical things. That means for each birthday, we travel to a new place for a vacation! Maddie has the first birthday…Read More
I’m a big believer in the idea that the best camera is the one you have with you. DSLR cameras are big and heavy. Even I don’t carry mine around everywhere! Cell phone cameras are high quality these days. You can …Read More
These stupid government housing walls contain families who are growing and laughing and learning! It is within these walls that memories are made, friendships are nurtured and romances blossom…Read More
Picking a photographer can either be easy or difficult. Maybe you’ve followed the work of a local artist and you’ve been saving up to become a client. Then it’s easy choice! You are already a fan-girl and you know who…Read More
The past Christmas we took a super magical winter trip to Austria! I had found a resort I wanted to go to back in 2017 but it was booked a year out. So when the window opened again, I called and made…Read More
Printed photographs are heirloom items. They hold the power to start conversation, to bring people closer, to elicit emotion. They have the ability to document a story. My story. My Facebook feed …Read More
My art is based on storytelling. For my clients, I use emotive imagery to tell their story. My clients' stories are filled with tenderness, honesty, joy, and the unmistakable feeling of unconditional love! I use photography…Read More
It's no secret, photography is my life blood. Even when it was just a hobby, it was more than a hobby. It was part of what defined me. Photography has always the place where I knew myself, where I was the most confident …Read More
Back to School, or in our case this year - the FIRST day of school, is a pretty big deal! It's a milestone worthy of remembering and a memory that you will want to relive and a story you will want to retell…Read More
Let's face it, you're not going to have a professional photographer with you every day. Your handy cell phone does most of the every day photo taking. Me too! To me, pictures matter. It doesn't matter what camera…Read More