5 Tips for Photographing Your Everyday


When I am not professionally photographing families and children, I love to photograph my everyday. I love to take photos of the ordinary things that make up my day and my life. If you follow me on Instagram, you know I have a photo of a Starbucks cup, or a few, in my gallery. And […]

Photography Promises


I’m a huge fan of photography goals. In fact, you can read mine here – Photography Goals 2015. Yes, I do believe it’s a good idea to have goals to work towards, I love the idea of making little photography promises to myself. I promise to pick up my camera to capture the moments even […]

What is your photography word?


Balance is my word of the year for 2015.  I think my word chose me this year. I didn’t go looking for it. I wanted my word to be ‘success’ or ‘growth’ or some other super powerful word that would propel me to new heights.  But whenever I gave thoughtful consideration to a word I wanted to use this […]

Why all the secrets?

Why all the secrets with photography? via Click it Up a Notch

I have to be honest, I’m always amazed when I hear from someone saying they asked another photographer a question and they didn’t answer them. We all know it isn’t the camera or the gear that makes the photographer so why are we terrified to share what gear or editing software we use? I’m not […]

Have You Met…Series

**UPDATE: 1-15-15 I have been overwhelmed and so excited about the response I’ve gotten from this new series. I have received over 300 emails already! I am making my way through them to respond and let you know I received your email. Due to the amount of applicants, I will no longer be accepting new […]