Category Archives: Creativity + Inspiration

Need inspiration? How to find your inspired life

How do you live an inspired, purpose-driven life? A lot of people talk about finding your passion or living a life filled with purpose, but have you ever wondered how they really do it, or how they stay on track day after day? My friend, Ariane, and I did, too. So we asked some of the […]

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Your extraordinary photographs

As I mentioned in Thursday’s post, I have been debating a friend about what makes a photograph: emotional quality, technical expertise or something else. I started by asking my husband and my father what photographs were most memorable to them, and when my father pointed out that emotion was required to make something memorable, I decided […]

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Your most memorable photographs

I’ve been having a debate with a photographer friend about what makes a photograph. Not in the literal sense — I’m pretty sure we’ve all heard of cameras 😉 — but what makes a photograph the amazing creation it is? Is it technical excellence? Emotional quality? Beautiful composition? Shock factor? So, at dinner the other night, […]

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The most extraordinary photograph

Quick: Think of the most extraordinary photograph you’ve ever seen. Got it? Now, please describe it in the comments below, including the photographer’s name and any technical details you know (camera and lens choice, lighting, etc.) If you don’t know the deets, it’s all good. A link to the image is also great! I’ll be […]

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Thanks Giving

Today, as Americans pause to express gratitude for our blessings, I’d like to share what I am most grateful for: Having loving, supportive friends and family When I think about what I am most grateful for these days, it always comes back to having friends and family who care. Two weeks ago, I began training […]

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