Shooting Journal: France

June 9, 2013

My recent visit to France, with my husband, was as a traveler, a photographer, and an amateur genealogist.

June 4, 2013

During a recent week in Paris, France, the May weather was cooler than expected, often overcast. Only one 70 degree day with blue skies allowed me to take the postcard pretty pictures many people like. Otherwise, the clouds often made a dramatic background to the beauty of the City of Lights.

April 15, 2013

The past months of neglect of both my photography and my website have led to making plans to do some things differently. Ohio's usually gloomy winter was fraught with both good and not-so-good stresses this year, and has caused me to reassess my goals for photography. The profusion of great and easy-to-use cameras has made it possible for most people to take good photographs and for the already skilled to create exceptional images. It's hard to stand out in the crowd these days. What to do?