What is your photography word?

DSC_8671

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 […]

Food Photography Equipment

Gear for Food Photography

Beginning food photographers are often curious what other foodies are using for food photography equipment. I can admit scouring the internet in search of ‘the best tripod for shooting food’ or ‘what lens is best for food photography’. In my opinion, it isn’t the gear that creates your amazing image, it’s the foodie behind the […]

Got a New Camera, Now What?

NEW CAMERA | Now what? via Click it Up a Notch

Congratulations! You got your first DSLR. It is such an exciting feeling and also can be very overwhelming. So many buttons, it’s so big, and there is SO much to learn. I know I was overwhelmed when I got my camera because I wanted to take awesome pictures but I didn’t even know what to […]