I spent an amazing two weeks in my hometown. Chicago is at its most beautiful in late July/August and I enjoyed every minute of my time there. The city was flush with people in town for Lollapalooza sadly, my schedule was too packed to indulge. I had family birthday parties, a back to college party … Continue reading Sweet Musings…Sweet Home Chicago!
I had a craving for breakfast today and decided to visit my favorite breakfast spot @BlueMoonBreakfast and stuff my face with red velvet pancakes and the world famous Sweet Baby Jesus crab and eggs Benedict. Took my Lomo’Instant Wide along to capture the quirky decor. Blue Moon Cafe and Blue Moon Too are Baltimore and … Continue reading Blue Musings…
My Lomo’Instant Wide camera has been out and about visiting my neighbors. The neighborhood loves to see the soft, dreamy @Lomography style photos pop out of the top and their image come to life in minutes. We went for a spin last night to see how my neighbors are dealing with the heat wave we … Continue reading Lomo’Instant Love
I unpacked my bag and found some great mistakes! Soft focus, low light, dreamy….YUP checks all the Lomography boxes. Take a look and let me know what you think. Don’t Think Just Shoot! Continue reading More Beach Musings….Polaroid season!
Took a mini-break from life and put my toes in the sand. Don’t know how we managed to score rooms 2 blocks from Ocean City’s famous boardwalk but we did… yay us! Lomo’Instant Wide Sunscreen, straw hat, beach towel and camera went everywhere with my for five glorious days. Take a look at the instant … Continue reading Beach Musings….Lomo’Instant Wide Hits the Beach!
Summer is finally here and in Baltimore that means food, friends and fun! Crab season has started and they are amazing this year! The crab houses are struggling to keep up with the demand. Sunday Funday shenanigans are in full swing with people enjoying the beautiful days at the neighborhood bars and restaurants. The weather … Continue reading Neighborhood Musings…Instantly!
A major part of my journey back to film is taking the next step. I am not afraid to step out of my comfort zone to get to another level. The biggest step is deciding to devote myself to photography and digital media full time. I’ve applied for an art residency program in my area … Continue reading Musings…Choosing The Right Images
It’s been a long dark winter but I think my instant cameras have saved me. I have embraced the stark images that shoot out seconds after I press the shutter. I have developed the patience it takes to wait for the images to fully develop. I have four instant cameras…different types and they inspire me. … Continue reading Musings….Instant Photography…The Answer To Wanting It Now. Gift, Frame and Share!
I find it difficult to find the time, opportunity and place to feed my creative soul and I am getting frustrated. My obstacles are finding the time, inspiration and a place that puts me in the right mind frame. Winter makes it difficult but I use that time to practice and research so the instant … Continue reading Musings…Feeding Your Creative Soul
The winter is hard for me. I thrive on sunshine and light and it gets rough. The dark days weigh on my soul and suck the creativity right out of me. My main obstacle is getting film developed this hurdle has me floundering but I will find a way. In the meantime here are a … Continue reading Motivation Musings….When In Doubt Don’t Think Just Shoot!