Photographing food color and camera

Photographing FOOD Issues 1 and 2

I haven't shared a photography resource in a while but I'm about to start back up again.   Today I wanted to share Photographing FOOD.  It's a downloadable ebook that is absolutely fabulous in providing you the know-how to create a beautiful food photo.  There have only been two issues published but I'm sure that's just the beginning.  They are two ... Continue Reading


Alphabet Art Photography – A Gift I Made for My Friend

Just the other day, my good friend Vicki had her *ahem* 20 birthday.  I thought about what to get her for two weeks and then I actually remembered something.  It seems my memory fails me often these days so I was tickled to remember.  Anyways, we had been browsing a local store, Vicki's Gifts, when she saw this one item and made a statement about ... Continue Reading


DIY: How to Make a Light-Box for Photography Using PVC Pipe

Cat has inspired me to work on my photos for my food blog.  Having good lighting is essential and in my house, there is zero.none.zilch.  I was havin' to open the front door, lug a table over, place white board down and pray nobody opened the door to let the Texas wind blow it all down.  I decided to search for a diy light-box.  I found one that I ... Continue Reading

Photos Nuts and Shots

Photo Nuts and Shots – Tools & Techniques

I promoted the Photo Nuts and Bolts a long time ago because it had a plethora of information that was truly helpful.  I'm proud to share another brand new ebook from the fine folks over at Digital Photography School, called Photo Nuts and Shots - Tools & Techniques! WHAT'S INSIDE? Photo Nuts and Shots is perfect for you if: look at ... Continue Reading

coors light in fire

A Hot Coors Light

I'm taking advantage of this new D90 that Nikon sent me. It's definitely different than my dinosaur D70s but I love all the changes and extras on it. While at a recent ugly sweater party, I snapped a photo of this Coors Light can in the fire. I thought it made a pretty picture. I could have taken photos of the all the ugly sweaters I ... Continue Reading


Preserving 2010 Photo Favorites {Giveaway}

2010 is almost over and with that, I find myself reflecting on the things I've experienced and accomplished throughout the year.  It's been a great year, however, I did find myself having mental exhaustion that affected me offline and on.  It wasn't until recently that I nursed that exhaustion and so now, with a fresh outlook, I look forward to ... Continue Reading

Photo Nuts and Bolts ebook

Photo Nuts and Bolts – Know Your Camera and Improve Your Photos

Update: I am looking at this ebook and wowed with all the info and photo tutorials. EXCELLENT!  OH, and the pocket guide is sooooooo handy! I just printed it to keep with me at all times. Just released from DPS, is this fabulous ebook, Photo Nuts and Bolts, that compiles excellent tips and help for you to get to know your camera and improve your ... Continue Reading


Just Clickin’ with Women Who Love Photography

Whether you're a photography buff or hobbyist at heart, I have the perfect community for you to be a part of;  Clickin Moms.  Not just for moms mind you but for all women who share the same passion for photography. When you arrive to their site, you are in awe of the breathtaking, endearing photos to the right and soothed by the color ... Continue Reading


Simple Moments

I'm not online as much as before and with good reason; it's to enjoy living, family, and the simple moments that you might not see as meaningful but I do. Truett loves Max. He goes down the slide with him, sometimes pushing him down.  He acts like he's shoeing him.  He chases him and pulls his tail but it's this sweet 15-second moment that shows ... Continue Reading