Claire and her Horse Tucker


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!


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


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


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…


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


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…


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


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


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