engagements

This past week, Stell and I met up with her friend and soon to be matron of honor Kelsey (and her husband Jason) to make a few engagement pictures. Our goal was to get one or two keepers and have fun spending time with our pals, while also teaching Kelsey a thing or two about off camera lighting. And, since they had never had…

i’m open for business.

last week was interesting, and it challenged everything i have been trying so hard to become as a person. things like letting the bad stuff go, not letting myself get too attached to material things, and finding calm when the storm clouds roll in. i’m happy to report i made it through alright, and i’m proud of myself for that. as an odd but…

a wedding

the weekend before last, my pal jess had her wedding here in town. knowing her photographer was going to jam out around 7:00 and would likely miss most of the evening’s events, she asked if i could make a few pictures throughout the night. no problemo. it was no trouble and i’m glad i was able to help her out. i really like the…

nieces

i met with my sister-in-law a few days ago in hopes to get a few newborn pictures of their new little one. but things being the way they are (read: older sister not behaving, see last picture in this post), i wasn’t able to get the pictures i would have liked to. still, looking at the few keepers i did manage to get, i…

portraits

i mentioned i was working on a project while in nepal – here it is. all these pictures were placed into a book, and i’m sending a copy to the house within the week. i’m very pleased with how it turned out. more info here.

point and miss favs

late last night, i was going through all the pictures i’ve made here so far using the $160 point and miss camera i brought along in addition to my higher end stuff. these are my favorites of the lot, and it just goes to show you don’t need the best camera to get some memorable pictures. and finally, this one – which made me…