Contingencies & Baking

Posted by on Apr 12, 2015 in Food, Moments, Photography | 2 Comments

When I was a little girl, my mother, brother, sister and I used to sometimes go to this church called St. Francis Cabrini. I never liked that church because of its construction. The builders used very large cement blocks to cover the ceiling, unevenly spaced. Of course, at that point, I had seen all the ...

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A Slow Life

Posted by on Apr 8, 2015 in Moments | No Comments

As part of my research into food photography, I decided to check out food blogs. One I was particularly drawn to was Local Milk. Not just because Saveur voted the blog for best photos in 2014, but because she talked about the concept of living slow, something I want to do and have been aching ...

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Beauty and Love

Posted by on Mar 15, 2015 in Moments, Photography | No Comments

There’s a chapter in Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C.S. Lewis that I particularly think about when I think of beauty. If you’ve never read the book, it’s about three humans, Lucy, Edmund, and Eustace, who travel by magic through a painting to the land of Narnia and have adventures. In one chapter, they ...

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My Day, Friday March 20, 2015

Posted by on Feb 22, 2015 in Moments, Photography, Stories | No Comments

I wake up too early then I start messing around on the computer. I see an email from Image Brief, a kind of stock photography agency on demand that I joined a few months ago. Companies submit criteria for photos they need and then photographers submit photos that they think match. I’ve never been picked ...

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