I love taking photos of people when they don’t realize it. I think this comes from the fact that I used to hate having my photo taken, and some people I know still do.  That means it’s easier to catch a smile when people don’t know I’m taking a photo. And have you noticed how…

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As an amateur photographer, light is something I struggle with.  My indoor photos are often yellow, and if it’s sunny, my outdoor photos can look washed out. Fortunately, I recently read part of the manual for my camera and discovered how “scenes” settings on my camera works. It’s helped me a lot. Does your camera…

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Do you feel like your smile is more honest when you’re taking a selfie or when someone else is taking your photo?  For me, I feel like my smiles are more honest when I don’t have someone in front of me telling me to “Say Cheese!” Of course, if I’m comfortable with my photographer, we’re…

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Since I like to share my fashion choices in my instagram feed, I’m often asking Julie, my office mate to take photos of me. It’s something I don’t mind to ask her to do, since she sometimes asks me to do the same thing. How do you feel about asking other people to take photos…

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More often than not, my photos tend to be of nature, and of details.  Because of that, I’m not in my own photos very often. And when I am in my instagram feed, the photos tend to be full of my shoes, my skirts, and my necklaces, but rarely all of me. How often are…

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I’ve never subscribed much to the idea that one side of my face is better than the other in photos.  The only real rule I have about getting better photos of my face is that I don’t love shots that are straight on, because when I smile, I sometimes get one eye that is squintier…

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Today’s #NaBloPoMo photo prompt is “Your Passion.”  It was tougher than I thought to choose one thing as my passion. I did finally narrow it down to a couple of things, though. I absolutely love to quilt. The ability to create with fabric is amazing. And if there’s ever an apocalypse, my husband and I…

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I love a good selfie.  Granted, they can be totally overdone, but sometimes you just need to take one. I even went as a selfie for Halloween last year. I actually hope to eventually have a mirror cut to fit the hole and hang this as you walk into my office at work. Of course…

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