September Monthly Archives

Don’t Quit Your Daydream

There are days when it seems like you could conquer the world. Anything and everything is possible. If you can dream it, you can do it. Then there are days when you wonder why you even bother trying. You wonder if working towards that dream of yours is really worth the fight. Is it worth and headaches and tears. Maybe it would be easier to just …

Till Summer Comes Around

I just realized that summer is officially over. I am not talking back to school over, or it’s now cold over, but the date on the calendar over. So I guess this queue’s up the I miss summer comments…constantly…to the point of annoying. Also queue Keith Urban ‘Til Summer Comes Around. That song is my winter in a nut shell, to be honest I can’t actually …

DIY: Photography Backdrop

If any of you have followed my hop, skip and jump through blogs this last year (or last couple years, I have kinda lost track of time) you may recognize this post. I decided to repost this over here because I thought it still might be useful to someone else who decides to make their own backdrop. I bought studio lights a while back but had no …

This is not a competition

     As a photographer I am part of quite a few photo groups on Facebook. Most of the time these groups are fine. People post photos, I ooo and ahhh over them, life goes on. Every now and again I will notice careless, mean, and not very well thought through comments that pops up. Before you know it that one little comment sparks an …

Photography: Econoline Crush

It is funny the opportunities that come up when you least expect it. While going to school for photography you think through the job you might get. What kind of photography you might do. I was always focused of adventure sports and fashion and new that I would be shooting families and weddings and any other portraits that came my way. I never thought I would …

Spotlight: Sewn Designs

Sewn Designs is a handmade brand based out of Vancouver. Alesia, the designer and creator, creates the most amazing products. I was lucky enough to do a photoshoot with Alesia back in April and now she has been kind enough to answer a few questions for the blog.      Can you describe Sewn Designs in three words?  Modern, feminine, cool When did you start Sewn …

Learn The Rules

 Happy Monday!! I saw this quote and had to share. It reminds me so much of when I was in school for photography. So whatever it is you do, painting, photography, design…learn everything you can about it. Learn all rules, then learn how to break them.