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I love photography! I was raised on film photography so I struggle with digital. I have to admit that I like the instant gratification. I am slow on Photoshop but acquiring new skills everyday! I finished my Masters Degree in Professional Counseling, but photography will always be my first love. My dream as a child was to be a National Geographic Photographer. Haven’t given up on that one quite yet!

  • Joined: July 2007

Journal

Oh I used a Nikon D60 yesterday. I think I'm in love

Ok, so I have been ticked because I cannot get sharp images with my Canon D40. Yesterday I borrowed this Nikon and I shot and shot and shot and I am in love. I couldn’t believe how sharp the shots were. Similar lens. Now what to do. I am sorely disappointed in my Canon now. Someone needs to talk me down! haha. So I am beginning to think that it’s not my inferior skills so much. / Ok, …
Posted about 8 years – 24 comments

Can someone give me some tips on my Canon 40D?

Ok, so I have it down how to shoot on manual and AV and all that good stuff. My problem is that my photos are not SHARP! I was told to check my firmware which is up to date. I was also told that the stabilizer can be a problem when on a tripod. I was also told it could be technique. I know I can’t be THIS bad that I can’t take a sharp photo. My lenses are not prime ones but I have a 1…
Posted about 8 years – 15 comments

Frustrated Bride was Featured on "Bridezilla" website. Too funny

You know the TV show Bridezilla that is here in the USA? They used the photo of mine called Frustrated Bride and called her a Bridezilla. I hope she is not too mad but this is just too funny. / Here is the link. One day I will learn how to make a friggin link. / http://www.bridezilla.com/
Posted about 8 years – 10 comments

Featured in Everyday Women

Portrait of Jamie was featured so thanks to whoever has the say so in that group. Great to get a notice since I just now am starting out with some studio work. It’s harder than I thought! / Thanks again for the feature.
Posted about 8 years – 15 comments
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