A Newfoundland Photo Essay

Where the air is salty and fresh, and rocky land meets the vast sea.Where old stories pass from one to another, and history is rich with adventure and wonder.Where food is hearty and homes are welcoming.Where our hearts are happy and time is always too short.Newfoundland. ...more

a little trip to morro bay

if you have never seen her, Morro Bay is a splendid little fishing town north of Santa Barbara.we lived there for about 13 years before we made the move to socal....more

Why I Love Wordless Wednesday

Call it fluff, call it meaningless, call vacant or inane. Call it whatever you'd like, I will continue to call it Wordless Wednesday.Yes, Wordless Wednesday is sometimes used by some (lazy, not-so-creative) bloggers as a means to fill space. A meaningless post with a date attached to it; the only thing validating its existence. Some ("my blog is a business only") bloggers believe #WorldessWednesday is silly and unprofessional. They argue that it devalues your blog by taking up precious real estate. I agree to disagree....more

On Disconnecting and Just Being

Last night, I left my phone at home and locked the door behind me.  I walked down streets I'd somehow never noticed in my four years living in this town, with nothing but my camera in hand and music in my ears....more

It's no hot dog anniversary but four years is still fun

 Yes, I really fell down on my weddi...more

Photo Friday: Sunlight

I know I've shared this photo before, but hopefully there are at least a few of you who haven't seen it yet - as when I learned that today's Photo Friday prompt was "Sunlight" I knew this was the picture I wanted to share! It's a favourite of mine, made even more so by the fact that I almost missed capturing it. Peter and I were sitting on a bench in the park, and he pointed out how beautiful the sunlight looked at that particular moment. ...more

Baby, You're a Firework

  Happy Independence Day, America!  I'll see you all back here on Monday....more

super beginner photography tips

Photo A Day Challenge - June 17-30, 2014

The June Photo A Day Challenge is now complete! I've had great fun as always, but the cherry on top of my picture taking this month was having my June 21st photo (Here I am) chosen as one of the "Awesome 18" on the FMS Photo A Day Facebook Group. That totally made my day! :) ...more

Photography 102: Lighting

For more photography how-tos, check out: Photography 101...more
i use the brightest daylight possible - we have skylights so this is pretty easy, however, i ...more