Claire and her Horse Tucker

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I’m so happy to have my new site all up and running because it means I can get back to blogging! Today, I’m sharing photos from my session with Claire and Tucker. I have a “thing” for buckskin horses, so when I arrived for the session and saw this beautiful buckskin gelding, I was so excited to … Read More

Big Changes!

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Welcome to my brand new web site! Launching this new site is about more than just a new interface, it's about solidifying some big changes in my business, and I'm bursting with excitement! You'll notice something really significant is missing - weddings! I have recently made the decision to stop … Read More

Josie’s Senior Photos with her Horse, Pony

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Some of my favorite clients are the ones with whom I have a lot in common. Josie is a photographer, with a quiet spirit, who loves horses. Sound familiar? I enjoyed being able to spend an evening sharing our love for art and horses while making some photos together. … Read More

Reflecting, Dreaming, Changes and Some Other Stuff

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It seems to be that time of year for me, when I reflect on the past year and dream about the year that lies ahead. 2014 was full of challenges - starting a new business and learning a new craft (filmmaking) while maintaining the current one, and continued difficulties from my head injury in 2013, … Read More

Megan and her horse Justin, aka Lucifer

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When Meg first contacted me about doing a session for her with her Off the Track Thoroughbred horse, she included this little story… " I have had this horse since I was 13 or 14, he was off the race track, mean, and highly spirited. My trainer told me I was going to be riding a horse named Lucifer … Read More

A New Leg of the Journey…

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If you and I are friends on Facebook, you may have heard me refer to a “Special Project” I’ve been working on. Or you may have seen a few quotes from me about struggling through the creative process. Well, I’m ready to share what I’ve been working on. I think. (I have butterflies just writing … Read More

Photo Tip: How to Make a Sunset Silhouette

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It's no secret I love silhouettes. My favorites are the ones I can make against the beauty of a colorful sunset! I've spent years learning how to use these skies to my advantage, but I thought I would save you the time and just tell you how I do it. :) Step one: Know the Sky I am a student of … Read More

I Left a Big Piece of My Heart at the Erickson Ranch…

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It’s hard for me to even know where to start with this post. I will give you the facts, then open my heart wide… The same 2010 workshop where I met Eileen (last blog post), I also met Andra Erickson. A sweet, kindhearted woman who ranches in California with her family. We spoke briefly at that … Read More

The Family that Does Horses Together…Meet the Rolds

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If you’ve been visiting my blog for awhile, you might have already met the Rold family. This was my third time photographing them, and it’s such a joy to see them grow and do life and horses together! Daughters Kenna and Ellis are accomplished eventing riders. They compete all around the … Read More

Becky and a Horse You’re Gonna Wish Was Yours

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I’m preparing to photography my first equestrian high school senior of the season this evening, so it seems fitting to blog the last senior from 2013! It’s always a special treat for me to photograph young women like Becky, who not only love horses, but love photography. Becky loves to photograph … Read More