Category Archives: Creativity + Inspiration

An homage to sunsets

In a nod to Earth Day, we’ve prepared an homage to nature’s beauty: a trio of Kona sunset photos.  All were taken right outside our ohana (home) with our little point & shoot.  Today we’re off to see another type of fire, this one of the earth-forming variety.  Stay tuned…

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Rekindling the love

One of my favorite working photographers recently posted a list of “20 perfect things” on his blog, recognizing the simply perfect, small pleasures in his photographic life.  His #19 really resonated with me: #19. Photographing what you love without regard for what anyone else thinks. Sure, it’s nice to hear people rave about your images, […]

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Overcoming fear, uncertainty and doubt

My friend Cassandra, a coach for female business owners, recently asked her blog readers if they were sharing their unique message with the world.  Her post spoke to me so strongly that I wanted to copy the whole thing and paste it over here, but I decided instead to pay homage and start a related […]

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Nick Brandt’s Africa

Today I thought I’d share some photographic inspiration. Have you heard of photographer Nick Brandt? If not, you’ve probably seen his photographs — stunning portraits of African wildlife. And what makes his work even more extraordinary is that, instead of shooting from 100 yards with a telephoto lens, he gets up close and personal with […]

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