Category archives: musings

Photo-journalistic
  • Mind Stories - The day after

  • Today is an amazing day, it the day after Rove, a Mount Pleasant Art Walk. I am sitting here on my patio basking in the memories of an unforgettable evening. I didn't take any pics last night, so the few here are from friends. Well over a year ago I had an idea for a project, Mind Stories.  The firs[...]
  • Unplugging is good for the Soul

  • Standing at the patio door the gentle breeze brings the morning smell of sun warming the field.  The only sounds are of the clicking of Willy's nails as he crosses the floor to join me.  We stand soaking in the sights of the morning (well he is sniffing it). The sky is incredible, (usually is here) [...]
  • Breath

  • Its been a busy busy time, and I love it.  When things are busy one must take care not to get overwhelmed and run down.  Taking time to stop, take a deep breath and then move on is important.  This past weekend, I did just that.  Packed my camera (yes I take photos to relax too) and Willy into Sunny[...]
  • 9th Annual Milkshake party!

  • Once again I will be hosting my annual THANK YOU party for all my clients, friends and colleagues. Saturday, February 7 from 1-6 This is a fun event where I get thank everyone for their continued support. I have such an amazing community around me, I'm very grateful.  Pop by, stay awhile and m[...]
  • Adama Drame

  • In 2010 I put out a call on Facebook looking for drummers of different cultures to volunteer for a PSA for an international Breast Cancer Conference. My amazing friend Alexis asked if I knew Laura's friend Adama, that he would probably be interested. Thank you Alexis. Adama come out to the video sho[...]
  • Out for a drive

  • The year is coming to an end and what a fabulous year it has been! I got in my car (still no name yet) yesterday and ended up driving to Pemberton.  I made a few stops along the way, took a few photos and had a blast. Its good once in awhile to just get away from the everyday.  That's what vacations[...]
  • Spotlight Awards

  • ast night (March 8) Women in Film held the Spotlight awards gala.  You have seen a few award recipients in my Meet... section of my website in the past few days, with a few more to come.  It was an amazing evening with some fantastic, inspirational speeches.  I realize even more just how grateful I [...]
  • Milkshake Party 2013

  • It was another very successful Milkshake Party!  So much fun, so many people, Thank you to all!  Every year I host this little gathering as a THANK YOU to all of my  clients, colleagues and friends.  Without all of you I wouldn't be able to do what I love to do.  It is a very small, heartfelt token [...]
  • Happy New Year, with a scream

  • I hope everyone had a great Holiday.  I am looking forward to this year. Lots in the plans.  For one thing I will be doing more blog posts. It has been one of those things I keep saying I'm going to do and then I don't. Well I will be on it this year.. promise. In the meantime I thought I would s[...]
  • Thinking about food

  • The past week or so I have had the privilege to be involved with a few shoots that have me thinking about food.  Food or the lack of for some folks.  Last week I was involved with the CBC Foodbank day and witnessed the flood of generosity of so many lower mainland folks.  $567,085 was raised for the[...]
  • That AH-HA moment

  • I was digging through my filing cabinet and found some old disks of images. I decided that I might share a personal story with you about my journey to being a full time professional photographer. Back around 1999 I was going through all kinds of life changes. Questioning what I was doing and why be[...]