New Direction-Fall 2022

I am moving in a different direction with my photography, or perhaps it is a return to a previous path. Last February I started working as an Special Education Instructional Assistant. So, I now have 3 jobs unofficially, or more than that if you are really counting: IA, Photographer, and Parent/caretaker of humans. ūüėČ I … Continue reading New Direction-Fall 2022

Perfect Light (April 2017) (Lensbaby edge)

I have been meaning to post these. ¬†It was a rare moment when it was just the three of us. Our older two were out doing something. I forget what now. ¬†Maybe a sleepover. ¬†We decided to take a walk. ¬†Mike and I used to go on a lot of walks together when it was … Continue reading Perfect Light (April 2017) (Lensbaby edge)

Portland Click Walk and Lensbaby

This weekend I participated in a Click Walk organized by¬†http://www.clickinmoms.com/ It has been awhile since I've done some urban photography and a welcome change for a couple of hours. There were approximately 14 women who participated this year and we got lucky with the weather. I used only one lens. Lensbaby edge 80.     … Continue reading Portland Click Walk and Lensbaby

Christmas Light Bokeh

    I played with Christmas lights over the course of 3 different sessions with my kids. ¬† Using the lights in different ways, putting tinsel in front of the lens, using creative aperture with Lensbaby double glass optic, taking¬†pictures from outside, looking in, letting the foggy window create foggy images. ¬†It was a lot … Continue reading Christmas Light Bokeh

Creepy Halloween Shoots

I participated in two creepy Halloween shoots in Marcola, Oregon in October and November. ¬†I have to admit I had a blast. ¬†It is not that often I get to be THAT creative. ¬†It was organzied by Ceara from : https://www.facebook.com/tellmeyourforeverstory/?fref=ts She did a fantastic job of organizing the two events. The makeup artists, costumes, … Continue reading Creepy Halloween Shoots