• Tips for getting better silhouette photos with your phone
    TIPS & TRICKS

    Tips For Getting Better Silhouette Photos With Your Phone

    As much as I love using my big DSLR camera I’m constantly impressed with the quality of pictures I can get just from my phone camera. And that camera has one major benefit: I have it with me wherever I go. One of my favorite things to photograph with my phone are silhouettes. I find silhouettes to be a way to add some visual interest and mood to a photo. Silhouettes occur when the subject is photographed against a bright light, such as the sun, and then you expose for the brightness of the background and not your subject. Here are some tips on making sure you get the best silhouette photos…

  • Cute Tea Party Themed Photo Session
    LIFE,  PHOTO SESSIONS

    A SWEET LITTLE TEA PARTY

    I shot this session with my daughter back in June (yeah, only six months ago!), we found a beautiful evening and grabbed some tea party supplies (including stuffed animals) and she got to play while I got to photograph her. Pretty much the perfect evening for both of us.

  • PHOTO SESSIONS

    I Played Pretend Between the Trees {Photo & Video}

      I’ve been wanting to take Raeca for a little walk and shoot some photos and a little video of her and the other day she was all dressed up with no where to go. I wanted to capture her now, on the cusp of kindergarten. With her love for dress, all the accessories and her sweet doll Susie who has been a favorite for years. I can see myself tearing up in a few years as I watch this and remember her childhood innocence.

  • FOOD,  GLUTEN FREE,  PHOTOGRAPHY,  RECIPES

    Eatmore Squares

    Wahoo, I’m so excited to be linking up with Cooks in the Kitchen today. Ever since Elah Tree and Sweet Lavender Bake Shoppe announced this series at the beginning of the month I’ve been itching to get it on it. Now, please don’t get your hopes up, it’s not because I’m an awesome cook or baker. I’m not. I’m also one of the pickiest adults you will ever meet (superior taste buds I tell you). The actual reason I am so excited about this link up is because I’ve wanted to push myself to become better at food photography for quite sometime since I find it such a challenge. I…