Category Archives: SnapShops & Tips

throwing flowers

I took a few photos for some friends. As I left, their youngest daughter handed me a big ziplock bag full of roseView full post »

experimenting with Olympus mirror-less cameras

About a year ago, I made the jump to buy a mirror-less camera, a Fuji X-Pro 1. As much as I like my Fuji, it has notView full post »

living in a snowglobe

Yesterday felt like we lived inside a snowglobe. The sky dumped big, white snowflakes for most of the day. As much as IView full post »

capture the flag

It is a sad day when you play Capture the Flag with your boys and your oldest tags you as you are trying to bolt withView full post »

photo tip {prepping for the moment}

Constantly talking about ice skating, our oldest daughter has been dreaming of getting on the ice for the first time.View full post »

their first music video

Over the last few weeks, I have been trying to learn more about the video function of my camera. When I sayView full post »

wild spinning

Singing. Jumping. Twirling. Repeat. All day. Everyday. 50mm, ISO 1000, 1/400, f/2.8 50mm, ISO 1000, 1/320, f/2.850mm,View full post »

Christmas book favorites {and a photo tip}

So there are bloggers that look at the calendar and logically plan out posts in advance. Bloggers, who are so organizedView full post »

intro to photography {my dslr recommendations}

One of the most common emails I get usually says something like, “I’m wanting to invest in a new camera.View full post »