Mississippi Memories and Goodbyes

Mississippi Memories and Goodbyes

It has been almost five years since my husband and I moved from Vancouver, Canada to Houston, Texas.  When we told our friends that we were being transferred, they almost seemed apologetic. “To Houston?!” was the response. We were warned that life in...
Long Exposure Sparkler – January 2015

Long Exposure Sparkler – January 2015

In January I had some fun doing some long exposure rear curtain sync flash photography using sparklers. Although I appear in the first photo, both pictures were shot using a tripod and timed exposure, allowing me to appear in the...
Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas to all our friends and family back home in Canada. Here are a few photos of the lights at Bellingrath Gardens about 45 minutes north east of us. They had a wonderful display....
Vancouver Fall – Oct 2013

Vancouver Fall – Oct 2013

This fall I returned to Vancouver to celebrate Canadian Thanksgiving with family. The weather was fantastic. The days were cold and crisp and many mornings I awoke to fog. This was the first time in a long time that I can remember the leaves turning wonderful fall...
Big Bend National Park – August 2013

Big Bend National Park – August 2013

I spent the second week of August exploring Big Bend National Park in west Texas. Although it was hot, we had a great time and saw some incredible scenery. One of my favourite parts of the trip was photographing the Milky Way. The park is extremely dark, and the night...
Rockport Photography Club Fieldtrip – March 2013

Rockport Photography Club Fieldtrip – March 2013

In early March I visited Rockport Texas for the weekend with my photography club. Although the main focus of the trip was to photograph the whooping cranes, we saw many other birds and some beautiful...
Long Exposure Black and White

Long Exposure Black and White

These are all images with long exposures (over ten minutes). I used these long exposures to give a ghostly feel to the birds and surreal feel to the water. They are taken at Crescent Beach, British Columbia and Point Roberts,...
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