Meows from the Past

Meows from the Past

Yesterday I posted some of my first prints from college in response to World Photography Day, but made sure to hold off on the kitty shots until today. All photos shot between 2006 and 2008. Some of these are scanned from p [...]
Happy World Photography Day!

Happy World Photography Day!

Today is World Photography Day, a day created in honor of the invention of the Daguerreotype. Earlier this week Vanessa posted photos from her first roll of film from a 35mm SLR, and Kristina posted some of her family photos [...]
Humboldt Breakfast

Humboldt Breakfast

Despite being born and raised a carnivore, I went vegetarian in my late teens and then was full-fledged vegan for a while in college. This photo is of whole wheat toast, but every time I look at it I think of the breakfast [...]
Bokeholic

Bokeholic

Ever since I started toying around with faux tilt-shift effects in my photography I've been getting some questions about how I'm achieving the look. Sadly, I don't own a tilt-shift lens. They're way too expensive for wh [...]
The Tree House

The Tree House

The second half of our time at Humboldt State was spent living in "the Tree House," the self-appointed name for my friend's giant house on the highest hill in Arcata. We lived there with her, two other gals an [...]
PDX to RDD

PDX to RDD

Tomorrow afternoon I'm hopping on a train and riding down to California to shoot a wedding, attend a baby shower, and visit with friends and family during the downtime. I'm beyond excited. Unfortunately, this will be a 12- [...]
Memory Lane

Memory Lane

Last week I finally bit the bullet and ordered a negative scanner. I didn't get anything too fancy-- just an Epson V500-- but it's a purchase I'd been putting off for years. It arrived earlier this afternoon and I've been t [...]
The Tourist

The Tourist

One semester in college my entire photography class had to prepare individual slideshows with backing music, to be presented to the open public. The process was actually pretty grueling, too. We had to first create a story [...]
Your Mom

Your Mom

Happy Mother's Day to all the awesome mommas out there! If you haven't called, emailed or otherwise told your mom you love her today, you'd better! Unfortunately, I only get to spend the day with my mother-in-law, but she [...]