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Fall Texas evening photo shoot

  My photography retreats, whether in other parts of the world, or right here in my hometown outside of Portland, OR always involve a mock-up photo shoot with a model. Meet Mikaela, the lovely Texas belle we were lucky enough … Continue reading

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White accessory mania

Yesterday was my day to do my thing on our local morning show AM Northwest. After I finished talking about retro camera apps, I was inspired to put together some old time snaps of a current obsession I’ve gotten going … Continue reading

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31 Portraits & a brand new class

Just received this from Laurie Miller (grateful to you!)~ Recently I took a photography class from Lara Blair. I have owned my Canon Rebel xsi for a few years and had been feeling frustrated by my lack of skill behind … Continue reading

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31 Portraits ~ Week 3

I continue to love this process. It’s been a different feel to every mini shoot…the one below was a no-brainer, as my friend Salina and her family revel in their new sone from Ethiopia. It was a long wait and … Continue reading

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31 Portraits ~ Week two

I think one of the greatest human needs is to be seen…to feel that people in the world really see you and that you matter. I know I feel like that sometimes…I just want a moment to express myself or be in … Continue reading

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