5 Ways to Break Out of a Photography Rut

Do you ever feel the urge to take photos but find yourself stuck in a photography rut? It’s frustrating when your camera is ready for action but your muse is having a snooze. Fear not – here’s a list of quick and easy ways to break out of that rut and find inspiration again! ...more

Your Photographer's Guide to Capturing Your Wedding

Your Photographer's Guide to Capturing Your Wedding ...more

Organizing your digital photos

I have been working on a big, mammoth sized project that feels never-ending….so my first tip is to get ahead of organizing your digital photos now…don’t wait.  I wish I had started this 10 years ago when digital photos started and I wouldn’t be spending hours organizing old files.   But, now that I am here – I am working on organizing our digital photos so I can easily find when looking for them!    Someday I am going to organize my printed photos….but I think that will be a little easier as I can make piles, sort by date or event and place them in albums. ...more

Wordless Wednesday - Cockshutt Tractors Out To Pasture

Wordless Wednesday a series of three photographs taken this summer in Saskatchewan  Cockshutt tractors put out to pastureClick here to see all three ...more

little house of horrors...

Last month on one of my afternoon rambles I ventured into the conservatory at Centennial Park in Etobicoke. It's one of my favourite Toronto destinations, especially on gloomy days when I can imagine myself lost in some lush, tropical jungle complete with towering palms, exotic birds, and colourful fish....more

Fall in Love: October Instagram Photo Challenge

I’m so excited to finally announce my very first Instagram challenge: #fallinloveoctober...more

Moms, Change the POV and Get in the Family Pic!

I have several problems with taking pictures on my cell phone. The first problem is with my son. Every time I take out my phone to take a picture of him, he starts to pose and smile in an ultra cheesy way instead of the natural way he was smiling a few seconds earlier. Clearly I have told him one too many times to smile for the camera. ...more
Love this!! I have been making a major effort to get IN the pics over the last few years. And ...more

Late summer, in snapshots

Although it's very nearly pumpkin time, the sudden spike of Sacramento heat has me thinking about the lovely last bits of summer. Or rather, the whirlwind that was August. In those 31 days, I nursed a dying man back to health (only a mild exaggeration), prepared three months worth of dinner, started a new job, and agreed to an insane bet....more

Wordless Wednesday - Giant Hibiscus

Wordless Wednesday a series of three photographs on Giant HibiscusClick here to see all three...more

August Create - oops!

Well this is how it started, mixing the right blue.          ...and then Life happened.And what I learned is that Life does indeed happen, and ...more