These are some of the photos of my family I’ve included in my inspiration file. I seem to like color and serious facial expressions. I look at these photos and get a real sense of their genuine personalities. Did I mention I love them too.
The first lesson is to go through all the photos I’ve taken and chose the ones that speak to me. Here are a few that I’ve taken on my trips. These are the beginning of my inspiration file. I discovered I like to take photos of texture, pattern and solitary figures.
I spent some time looking at other photographers work and it helped me to zero in on a style that I liked. It’s a process that I use often. I go through magazines and online (especially Pinterest and Flickr) and just look at design, art or photography. I save these images and then when I look at a whole collection… View Post
Life is busy and I seem to fill the hours everyday but somehow I want to take some of those hours and do something creative. I’m going to start with a small creative challenge that will hopefully lead to bigger and better. To get started I’m doing an online course with Kat Sloma. Her photography course is “Find Your Eye”… View Post
The number one reason to visit Carmel-by-the-Sea are the charming cottage homes. The enchanted town has no sidewalks, no mailing addresses and no lights at night. There are plenty of shadowy cyprus trees, flowering gardens and unique architecture to keep you busy as you wander through this fairytale place.