My photography journey 6June21

I was walking around the neighborhood (again … always) and noticed these little flower/weeds in the sidewalk. I went back later with my camera. There’s so much to see, even in places where we go frequently. If you look around right now, what do you notice that you haven’t noticed before? And one other that … Read more

My photography journey 30May21

We went camping near Flagstaff this past week. In addition to the usual outdoorsy things, it was a great opportunity to take some photos. I didn’t take Sir Nikolas Cameron everywhere we went. Sometimes impractical for the activity, sometimes too much water. But the little Nikon I got for Mother’s Day for taking underwater photos … Read more

My photography journey 16May21

I had the opportunity to take senior photos of a completely lovely woman. Her mom and I connected via NextDoor (it’s not all people being unreasonable and judge-y) and we took advantage of some natural beauty at the Riparian Preserve. Photos here shared with permission. She was very excited about the birds, and I was … Read more

My photography journey 2May21

This week didn’t lend itself well to taking many photos, so photography was jammed in this weekend. Rocket Kid, the Nikon, and I took a short hike at South Mountain (the largest municipal park in the country). I had two main struggles with photos at South Mountain this time: 1- The plant life wasn’t amazing. … Read more

My photography journey 18Apr21

The mornings here lately have been cool and lovely. Anyone who has lived here for a year or more knows to appreciate these mornings, as they will quickly be a distant memory. I went out on the back patio and took the Nikon. The birds chatter endlessly out there—not complaining!—and I figured if I sat … Read more