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Winter Wonderland

February 01, 2016 - It doesn’t snow very often here in the desert. We may be lucky to get a few light snowfalls a year, just a few millimete...
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Magical Light in a Field of Flowers

September 06, 2015 - I have been enjoying going out at sunset lately to shoot. The light is golden and magical and makes for gorgeous picture...
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A Return to Consistency

February 13, 2015 - It has been quite some time since I posted anything here! Between Internet connection issues and just not getting out to...
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Strength and Beauty

December 10, 2014 - I don’t think it’s easy being a woman in this place. In many ways, life is like it was hundreds of years ago in other pl...
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Picking Cotton

November 01, 2014 - Last weekend, I went out in the morning to find something to photograph. My husband asked what I was looking for, and I...
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A Photo Re-do

July 24, 2014 - Sometimes you think you’re done with a photo only to realize later that you really weren’t. Sometimes it is because your...
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My New Best Friend

July 19, 2014 - Today my husband and I visited a chicken farm and made some new friends. The farmer had a 4 year old daughter who at fir...
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Mountain Women

July 18, 2014 - The women up high in the mountains were so beautiful! I walked around wishing I could photograph every single woman I sa...
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Sweet Boys

July 17, 2014 - On a recent trip up into the mountains, I met these sweet boys. They were so excited to have their picture taken and wil...
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A Few Good Men

July 05, 2014 - There are a lot of good men here. Men who love their wives. Who love their children. Friendly men. Helpful, kind hearted...
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A few lovely women (and more!)

June 28, 2014 - I was a little worried about taking photos today, as the sun was out full force and the sky a brilliant blue, which is l...
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She wore bright yellow shoes.

June 10, 2014 - They were her favourite. They made her feel like a lady. She loved the way they laced ’round her ankles like vine tendri...
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The Emotions of Women (project:women)

June 08, 2014 - It is time to post some photographs of women! I have still been working on project:women and working at creating a body...
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Sharing the Love

May 24, 2014 - I love photographing people. I love taking portraits of people. But I especially love capturing the relationships betwee...
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Mothers & Daughters

May 09, 2014 - I have been privileged lately to observe some beautiful mother-daughter relationships, and to see the love between them...
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The Accordian Player

May 03, 2014 - It’s not often these days that you hear much about accordian players! At least not in the circles I travel in (maybe I’m...
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More Beautiful Women!

April 23, 2014 - It was my husband who pointed it out to me. He said, “You have lots of photos of older people and children, but not a lo...
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project:women

April 18, 2014 - I have been enjoying working on my project:women project. (Is that a sentence??) It has been so fun to get out and meet...
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project:women, at the market

March 14, 2014 - Here is the latest installment of photos taken for my project:women. These were taken on market day. Many of them were s...
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A Mix of Portraits

March 10, 2014 - It has been awhile since I posted anything! Life has been busy…with lots of good things! The biggest, most exciting thin...
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Portrait

February 15, 2014 - This lovely woman is the woman I wrote about yesterday, who was buying spices when I arrived at the spice seller. She wa...
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A Character out of a Fairytale…

February 14, 2014 - The scene caught my eye immediately as I walked past. The man was sitting in his “shop”…a hodge-podge of cluttered goods...
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A project: Women

January 25, 2014 - Awhile back I mentioned that I was wondering about starting a specific photography project, but was having trouble decid...
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The Best of 2013!

December 30, 2013 - Goodness this year has gone by fast! It feels like just the other day I was writing the best of 2012. And yet, when I lo...
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Girl in Purple…

December 28, 2013 - I did a portrait session today. I am quite happy with the results. We got some lovely shots of “the girl in purple”. The...
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Two Interesting Women

December 22, 2013 - I was out the other day, walking through an interesting area, when I ran across a couple of interesting women. The first...
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The Importance (or not?) of a Photography Project

October 29, 2013 - I have been doing a lot of thinking about my photography lately. I love photography and can’t imagine not doing it, but...
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The Beauty of Light

October 12, 2013 - Did you know how beautiful light can be? How it can cast dramatic shadows, backlight a subject, wrap itself around a sub...
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Market Day

August 31, 2013 - Markets are always interesting places to visit, and this one was no exception! I am loving our new city, because it is s...
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Change of Pace

August 06, 2013 - Well, we can’t stay at the beach forever! (As much as we might like to…) So I thought it was time to post something diff...
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Environmental Portraits in Central Asia

June 10, 2013 - It’s always great to get some context when you are photographing people. To see where they are, their surroundings, wha...
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The Sweetness of Innocence

June 07, 2013 - I love photographing children. There’s something about their innocence, their playfulness, their warmth, their willingne...
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Facing the Fear – Portraits

June 05, 2013 - Shortly before I left on my latest trip, I was reading an article by David Duchemin about taking risks and facing your f...
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Team Work

May 17, 2013 - I love working with my husband. He is not a photographer, but he is an amazing people person, and he makes a great partn...
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Girl with a Pearl Earring, Photography Education & more!

May 04, 2013 - Have you seen the 17th century painting by Johannes Vermeer, Girl with a Pearl Earring? It is one of my favourite painti...
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Best of 2012, In honour of the Oscars…

February 18, 2013 - One of my favourite posts was at the end of 2011 when I prepared a “best of 2011″ of my favourite photos of the year. I...
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The Blessing of Friendship

November 13, 2012 - One of the blessings in life is good friends. As a parent, even better is good friends for your kids. The photos today a...
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Joy in the midst of pain

October 22, 2012 - Sometimes life is hard. Hard things happen to good people and we wonder why. But have you ever met someone who was going...
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Capturing Family Cultures

October 11, 2012 - Family portrait sessions are fun. Unique personalities coming together to form their own family culture. How to capture...
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Switching Gears

September 28, 2012 - Today I thought I would switch gears and show you a different side of my photography that you haven’t seen before! Befor...
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Blue Eyes

July 19, 2012 - This girl has got the most beautiful eyes…
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Environmental Portrait

July 16, 2012 - Here are a few photos of a (very) informal environmental portrait shoot I did of my son. He is learning how to play the...
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