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Random December 27, 2012 What kind of photographer do you want to be?

“If you see something that moves you, and then snap it, you keep a moment.” – Linda McCartney I am listening to this discussion on “Become a Better Photographer in 2013” by Scott Kelby and Matt Kloskowski, and it gets me thinking. Not about my lack of shooting recently- I haven’t had the time nor …

Random December 16, 2012 Baby Stuff

I confess, photography is pretty much the last thing on my mind… I slacked on both my apple project and food photography project, and who knows when I will have another installment of either. I have baby brain and there is no way around it. I am now 36 weeks pregnant, meaning next week I …

Food Photoshop Random November 13, 2012 Apple

An apple… what’s more simple and perfect? Years ago I did a project for an art class where we had to take a common object, and represent it visually in as many ways as we could using fine art media such as pencil, pen, and paint. I chose the apple, and my final project (as …

Random June 5, 2012 Rough Day?

Animated gif made from a video we did a while back about the stress-relieving benefits of Bubble Wrap!

Random April 29, 2012 Photo Booth

Just because… and no, we were not drinking!

Nature Random March 7, 2012 New Music Discovery: Nicholas Gunty

I mostly use Twitter just to keep an eye on what’s happening in the Coyne world, tech world and Paleo world, and occasionally the World world if something big enough happens to break through the clutter. I also take a look at everyone who follows me to see if I want to follow them back. …

Random March 5, 2012 The Kitchen is Complete!

Remember this horrible white kitchen… With the giant beam cutting off light from our big windows? Well, we ripped it out. The dogs didn’t know what to make of it. The new cabinets started going in… These guys worked hard! My parents were in town on their way home from Africa, and the base of …

Portraits Random February 24, 2012 Flashback Friday: Remember When the Girls Were this Young?

“We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today.” ~Stacia Tauscher These photos were shot in July, 2009- It’s amazing how much Kayla and Alexa have grown since! It’s a good reminder to enjoy all the simple, good times- kids are only little for so long before …

Random January 16, 2012 My Favorite Photos of 2011

I have delayed on writing this post because I didn’t even know where to start. 2011 was an amazing year- I was so busy all year, my niece was born, Luke and I tied the knot, we had an amazing trip to Alaska, my diet got an overhaul and we started Crossfit, got the Angels, …

Random January 8, 2012 Flickr Follower Favorites of 2011

Time for the 2011 re-cap series! These are the photos that were favorites on Flickr for the year. Of course shots from earlier in the year have racked up more activity, but photos of Betty are always popular! #10: Christmas in Minnesota- Sailor & Great Grandpa John #9: Christmas in Minnesota – Sailor #8: The …