“Summer afternoon — summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” Henry James said it best. I don’t know about you, but March is my least favorite month of the year. This is when I reach my absolute limit with winter and cold and snow and
What is it about surfing that is so alluring? I have always had a fascination with surfing and the whole lifestyle around it. I think it’s partly because of my lifelong obsession with California, but partly also because it seems like such a fun way of life, and so totally in tune with nature. When
Even though St. Patrick’s Day is usually anywhere from chilly to freezing around here, it has always felt like the official start of spring to me. And since it’s only a few days before the vernal equinox, it kind of is. Green is of course THE color of both St. Patrick’s and spring, and to
Are you waiting for spring? I’m definitely anxious for it to begin; I can’t wait for warmer days, spring flowers and green trees! Sadly, that’s probably at least a few months away here in New England, but I just launched three new botanical prints to hold us over while we wait for spring to arrive.
I’m so excited to share my new travel photography collection with you! Being cooped up in the house so many days this very cold New England winter made me dream of warmer days, past travels, and the places I want to visit, and that is definitely apparent in all the new work I’ll be launching
Many people have asked me if the abstract water photography prints actually are photographs, and yes, they are! They have of course been manipulated a bit, but they are photos. The ever-morphing patterns are created when the combination of reflections, movement of the water, and floating debris is just right, and then I add a
Moody, dramatic studio-style portrait photography goes in and out of style, but I have always liked these types of images, especially for black and white portraits. I think it works even for baby photos, and you really don’t need a whole lot of equipment to create these types of shots, so they are easy to
Never underestimate the power of reflected light. It can totally change the look and feel of an image, and sometimes, it can make or break the shot. Reflectors are a must in certain situations, and you’d be amazed at the difference just a small piece of white foam core can make. Whether you’re shooting portraits,