Dreaming of Shower Water

December 15, 2010
To those of you that have a cat or dog…I’m sure you know what this is about. Kitty Paw loves to lick up the shower water after I’ve taken a shower. Happy Wednesday! 
November 2010 Photo Hunt: Unveiled!

December 01, 2010
I absolutely love a good photo hunt and for the past month, I have carried a list of items around with me to photograph…all for the sake of the November 2010 Photo Hunt. I’ve shared many of these photos on my blog before, but I did want to save a few surprises. Without further discussion, here are my items:1. Home Sweet HomeThis is obviously not my home, but at one point…it was home to somebody. I passed this torn down home a few times and finally decided to stop and photograph it. I then thought I’d try a little HDR processing. I tried one version in which I tried...
Inspired: One Photo, Three Edits

November 17, 2010
I’m not sure what has inspired this overwhelming feeling of joy and creativity lately, but I’m going to blame it on Kim Klassen. I signed up for her PSE skinny mini e-course a couple of weeks ago thinking I might not learn anything new, but that I could at least reinforce some of her lessons though my tutorials. As it turns out, I’ve learned a couple of new tricks and  I’ve been inspired to change up my processing. Here is a nearly SOOC shot (I overexposed it on purpose and recovered some of the blacks in Adobe Camera Raw). Using some of Kim’s processing steps,...
Special Delivery

November 10, 2010
Last night, I had a package waiting for me on my front door step. You’ll have to wait until Sunday to see what I got (it’s good….really good)…in the meantime, I thought I’d leave you with some of my latest creativity. I dedicate this one to The Paper Mama! On a more serious note, I love this cat! While I was playing with my new toy, Kitty Paw was sitting at the top of the stairs watching me. I love that I can get such pretty catch lights with my speedlight. In post-processing, I used a new action called Desolate by My Four Hens. Love it!For more...