Make it Count

Make it Count

As I reflect on the first two months of 2017, I can’t help but have a giant ball of exploding gratitude ready to beat right out of my chest.   I am writing this as I sit on the roof of an incredible home overlooking the warm Pacific waters of Costa Rica. I feel so...
The Google Search that Changed my Career

The Google Search that Changed my Career

It was 2009, I had a toddler and was working full-time in my first career as a zoological animal trainer and manager when I knew that I was ready to move on to creating my own business.  As the path towards photography kept increasing it’s call to me, I thought I had...
Enhance your creativity challenge…

Enhance your creativity challenge…

You may know I’ve been in a creative slump recently, I wrote about it here.  Welcome to the life of a creative.  My work is technically sound.  I’m winning awards in print competition.  My clients love their images and the phone is ringing.  However, I know there is...
Speed up your Lightroom Culling Process

Speed up your Lightroom Culling Process

Culling.  The bane of photographers near and wide.  Thank goodness we shoot pets and not weddings, right?!?  (for a myriad of reasons, lol!) A regular session for me generally results in approximately 400 images to go through, of which I want to show 30-50 to my...