Misc

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The Handmade Heritage

I had a chance to do some more product photography for a local artist. Rachel Martin of The Handmade Heritage makes some darling crocheted things! I've shot some of her crocheted hats things before, but she has some new stuff and wanted to have it photographed for her catalog and online sales. As cute as some of this stuff is, you have to admit, my little models are even cuter! Take a look at some of her new creations ...

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5-minute project | Bath time

While looking into some ideas for personal photo-related growth for this coming year some friends and I decided to try our take on the 5-minute project. Details here: http://5minuteproject.com/about/ The beauty of it is that it is all unplanned and stress-free. So here it is. 5 minutes in a bubble bath with a very curious baby brother.

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Busy Season

Its been a busy couple of months! The holidays aside, we've had some pretty "fun" stuff happening around here. And by fun I mean stressful. Really stressful. For example, this from early November: Super fun, right?! I had the lovely experience of replacing a failed hard drive in my iMac. Bad news is that it put me out of commission for a couple of weeks, I had so reinstall everything, and I probably got a few gray hairs in ...

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Hot Air Balloon Festival

I took my family to the Hot Air Balloon Festival in Eden. We didn't stay long, but it was really fun to be so close to these balloons as they were inflated and lifted into the air. We spent our time following this one rainbow colored balloon. The process of inflating the balloons with large generator-powered fans was fascinating. It was also a very unique experience to be close enough to touch them - it really put into perspective just ...

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E.T. (almost)

So... I have a super cool neighbor that built this flying machine. It looks kind of like a go cart with a propeller and a parachute and it runs off of a snowmobile motor. Cool, Right?! Anyway, he was out flying around the other night and Dave saw him so he ran in and told me to quickly grab my camera. I didn't make it out there quickly enough to get very many shots, but I did get one ...

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