Category Archive: art

It’s All In The Details

Since I have been doing photography I find that I notice the minute details in everyday scenes around me. The way light illuminates the top of trees as the sun is rising in… Continue reading

Perfect Spot to Relax

Especially at the end of a hot summer day with a nice cool drink.

195/365 Dore River, France

91/365 Saint Emilion, France

Sibling Love

  How often do you see a brother and sister who just love each other to pieces? Well Emma adores her little brother. Bryce just idolizes Emma and is astonished by everything she… Continue reading

A Mix of Old and New for a Perfect Result

The story behind this still life image is you can mix old and new for a perfect result. My mother, my Aunt Stelle (Mom’s sister) and my Grammy Chaulk were all amazing bakers… Continue reading

Contrasts in shadow and color

I was setting up for an elaborate still life photograph and was assembling my props. Once I put the fruit on the black and white plates my heart stopped. I was done. I absolutely loved the… Continue reading

Be Still – Week 4

Week four of my Still Life course and I have been having so much fun. Mixing backgrounds and trying to come up with interesting pairings that are appealing to look at. It makes… Continue reading

Another Fabricated Still Life

So far I like this still life the best. I had a great time setting up this shot. I had to squat on a chair and shoot at an angle. I didn’t care… Continue reading

Be Still 52 – Week 3

I am participating in a new course offered by Kim Klassen “Be Still – 52” . It ‘s purpose is to teach us to slow down, breathe and be still before you point… Continue reading

Bridgton, Denmark and Naples Maine in Winter

Over New Years hubby and I went to Maine with our daughter Allison, our grandchildren and Allison’s friend Lauren. One of the things I love about Maine is I can totally decompress and… Continue reading

A Christmastime Visit to Boston

On Friday afternoon my husband and I headed into Boston to see a show and spend the night. Boston is about an hours drive from our home on Cape Cod so we figured… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = UNIQUE

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Are You Ready For It?

Fall is coming. How do you feel about it? I’m not sure if I’m ready or not. I have thoroughly enjoyed this summer because it has not been oppressively hot. Actually it has… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = TATTERED

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = FLOURISH

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = CAPTURE

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = BLOSSOM

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

A Quintessential New England town… Falmouth, Cape Cod

On Cape Cod as I have mentioned before there are three major towns with a multitude of many in between. One of the towns is Falmouth and it is a hub of the… Continue reading

Papa and Emma Enjoy each other’s company

I love to watch the very special relationship that is developing between my husband aka Papa and our granddaughter Emma. They both love spending time with one another. It is a time in… Continue reading

We Are Never Guaranteed A Tomorrow

  Purchase canvas here… There are times when we need to read a saying to uplift us or put things back in perspective. I have always loved this saying. I have lost many… Continue reading

Nobska Lighthouse in Falmouth

On Cape Cod there are many beautiful Lighthouses to be found. One in particular is Nobska Lighthouse in Falmouth. When you leave Falmouth Harbor on the ferry or a boat and head over… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = ZANY

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Have you ever visited Falmouth on Cape Cod?

Have you ever visited the town of Falmouth on Cape Cod? Here are some summer views of Main Street. It is the epitome of a larger Cape Cod and New England town. There… Continue reading

Clare Goodwin

About Clare I was privileged to be asked by my friend Clare Goodwin to take some updated head shots for her web pages and business. I’ve known Clare and her husband Alan for… Continue reading

Main Street, Falmouth, Cape Cod Massachusetts

  On Cape Cod there are three major hubs or little cities. Falmouth, Hyannis and Provincetown. If you’re from Cape Cod you know that in summer from Falmouth to Hyannis can take you… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = THRIVE

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = QUAINT

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = OUTSTANDING

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = JADED

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE OF THE… Continue reading

More of Nature’s Beauty

Well if you can’t fight it you may as well embrace it! That is how I feel about these relentless snowstorms we have been having weekly since December. One of the snowiest winters… Continue reading

Merrimack River in New Hampshire

Merrimack River in New Hampshire. Print available for purchase here… Every time we drive up to Maine or New Hampshire we pass this serene view. What you can’t see is the house is… Continue reading

Miss Morgan Comes for a Visit

Our granddaughter Morgan came for a visit this weekend. She is into everything now. On the go constantly. Doesn’t sit for more than a minute at a time. I remember when her Dad… Continue reading

Bridge to a View

Hemlock Wooden Covered Bridge, Fryeburg Maine. Purchase print here… I am always amazed at the level of construction that goes into a wooden covered bridge. They are a piece of art to behold.… Continue reading

A Visit With Emma!

Today we went up to Allison and Chris’ house for dinner. It was an opportunity to spend some time with our granddaughter Emma. It seems as though only days can pass and yet… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = BILLOWING

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE OF THE… Continue reading

Blessed with Another Memorable Christmas!

Emma, my granddaughter. My daughter Allison and son-in-law Chris’ daughter. I almost don’t want to say this because I’m afraid I will jinx myself but I feel so blessed to have had another… Continue reading

A Light Snow Drifts Slowly Down

A light snow slowly drifts down to blanket a river in white. A beautiful and perfect winter day in Maine.

Our Word View – Word of the Week = POSSIBILITIES

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE OF THE… Continue reading

An Enchanted Landscape!

There is something to be said about a fall landscape at 8 am in the morning. The light filters through the branches of trees to highlight some leaves casting a golden glow. The… Continue reading

Like a Monet – Jenny Grist Mill Plymouth

One morning last week before starting my day I thought I would venture to some new unchartered territories. My friend Barb had taken several photos at this location and I had completed forgot… Continue reading

Portrait Series – Lauren

I had the absolute honor on Saturday to photograph the most beautiful young woman, Lauren. She did not take one bad photograph. Working with her was a photographer’s dream. I will be releasing… Continue reading

A Day for Multiple Generations

I know I have been very remiss this week in posting but I am exhausted. After being on vacation last week it is so difficult to get back in the full swing of… Continue reading

Final Memories of Summer

The final days of summer! IF YOU LIKE THIS… THEN YOU’LL LOVE THIS…

Sandwich Marina, Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Have you ever been driving around at 5:30 am on a week day? Well three days a week I am up and out of the house at 5:30 am. For me it is… Continue reading

The Perfect Time of Year

I love this time of year on Cape Cod. It is hard to describe but it happens every year. There is a specific sound that always develops in August. I wait to hear… Continue reading

A Day of Learning with Emma

A Movie Star in the Making – Ms Morgan

Our Word View – Word of the Week = GREGARIOUS

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE OF THE OCEAN,… Continue reading

Sunrise over the Harbor

There is an advantage of getting up at 4:30 am to leave your house an hour later at 5:30. You often get to witness Mother Nature at her best. One of two times… Continue reading