Mt. Hood at Lake Laurance

Meet up in the Gorge

I’m just getting around to posting about a trip I took in April to the Columbia River Gorge.  I was invited to meet up with Jay & Varina Patel in the Gorge, along with photographers, Michael Riffle, Brian Matiash and Nicole S. Young. What an awesome group of inspiring photographers! We began our day with a…

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Spring Art Shows

I have a busy spring lined up with places to exhibit my photography that began in April and runs through to the end of May! I am most excited about my May exhibit where women photographers, who are my friends, will be sharing the spotlight at the North Bend Library. It’s going to be so much fun! Here’s a quick run down of the shows.

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Valley of Fire

I had a quick, unplanned trip to Las Vegas a couple of weeks ago. I found out my brother was coming to the states from Italy. He has been living in Italy for several years and I haven’t seen him for about sixteen. My mom, sisters and other family members live in Las Vegas so my brother was staying there.

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Plus One book arrives!

Today the Plus One Collection Limited Edition photo book arrived in my mailbox!  I am thrilled that it is here and I can’t wait to sit down and look through all the gorgeous images that other photographers contributed to the project. The money raised in the sale of the book goes to a wonderful organization…

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Workflow and post-processing

In January I attended a couple of  Sean Bagshaw workshops in Portland.  The first day was “Digital Processing Workflow For Nature Photographers”.  The second day he taught “Processing For Extended Dynamic Range”. The weekend was jammed packed with excellent instruction.  I enjoyed his teaching method as well as his enthusiasm. Along with the class instruction, all…

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