Zoom Zoom

December 07, 2010
Papa Willie (my husband’s grandfather) loves collecting antique cars…actually most of the men on my husband’s side of the family love collecting cars. During one of my visits in 2008, he took me outside to show off his antique Cadillac (I’m not exactly sure of the model…I’m sure someone will inform me). I hadn’t even thought about the world of DSLRs yet, but I did have my trusty Canon Powershot SD1000 on me. When I saw Trendy Treehouse’s theme this week was “Zoom Zoom,” I thought it’d be a great shot to revisit. (ISO 200,...
My Best Photo

November 10, 2010
Choosing my best photo has been difficult – I have so many favorites. At the end of the day though, I keep going back to this photo I shared recently for Pioneer Woman’s challenge: favorite photo. If you were following me then, you know how excited I was to be picked for Group 1. So, with that said…here is my best photo. I call this “Flowers in the Fairy Garden.” If you want to replicate this effect, click here or here. Otherwise, check out more awesome photos by going to:
Love on a Golf Course

October 05, 2010
On Sunday, I met up with Tommy and Stacey for an engagement photo session. This was my second engagement session (the first being our friends Caroline and Jason), and I have to admit…I was a bit nervous. We had a beautiful day though and I took a number of shots that I think the couple will love – I’m actually in the process of editing those shots right now so I can do a more thorough sneak peak. They’re getting married at the same location next May. Anyways, I thought I’d share the shot below for a couple of reasons…I mean challenges:The Paper Heart...
Shutter Love Tuesday: Blue

September 29, 2010
This week’s Shutter Love Tuesday theme at the Trendy Treehouse is “BLUE.”I took this shot at the aquarium this summer. Do you have any idea how dimly lit the aquarium is…or how difficult it is to take a picture when you’re surrounded by small children? Oh wait…I bet you do! Anyways, if you want to see more “blue” shots, go to:  Before you go…I have another request. It appears that my elephant photo from yesterday made Photo Freak’s TOP TEN ! So, be a friend…vote for me (I’m #5)! If you don’t like my photo…go...