Monthly Archives: October 2009

A Bit More Comfortable

After almost a week in Santiago, I am feeling a bit more comfortable.  While my Spanish is still pitiful, I am doing better.  Yesterday I took a taxi to a "handicraft" market.  I hit my first true panic moment when the driver could not understand that I wanted him to pick me up in two […]


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I’m in Santiago, Chile

This is quite an experience.  For 33 years, I have always traveled with Roger, but this week I am on my own in a country where very few people speak English. Unfortunately, my Spanish is pitiful.  Santiago is located between the Andes Mountains and the Pacific Ocean.  It is a contrast of old and new. […]


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Moriah – 2010

Oh, my gosh, all senior sessions should go like this one.  Prior to the session, I had only seen Moriah play volleyball (she's good!), but she was so easy to get to know.  After a few shots in the studio, we took advantage of the beautiful day outside.  Blue sky, red and yellow leaves, 60 […]


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Big Brother – Little Sis

Ian and Mya at six years apart totally adore one another.  Of course, he torments her, but she obviously eats it up.  And what could be cooler than this? – Mya cheers for Ian's football team!  I was so impressed by their ability to converse comfortably with adults.  I was also quite taken with their […]


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NILMDTS (Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep)

When I posted on Facebook yesterday that I might have a NILMDTS session today, I was asked "What is NILMDTS?"  It is a charity composed of photographers who volunteer their time to take pictures of families and their babies who are either stillborn or are not expected to live.  For many families who never get […]


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