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The Gift of Singing

I LOVE to sing (on a horse and in my truck and out in nature) and cannot imagine my life without a soundtrack and the magical mystery of lyrics and melody infusing my spirit constantly. Singing in front of people … Continue reading

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Answering the Call of the Desert

My husband and I attended a talk by John Sexton last night at the Center for Creative Photography that was wonderful. Full of insight and humor and evocative in ways I hadn’t foreseen. His retrospective on his time with Ansel … Continue reading

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Image(s) of the Day

These are images that strike my fancy on a particular day, based on my feelings and memories of the image and how they fit in with my life that day. I hope you will enjoy them as well. The page … Continue reading

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Bit & Bridle Magazine: Photo of the Week Winner 10/05/09

Last year, I photographed a “herd” of ladies at the River Valley Ranch in Tucson, AZ with their horses. One of the young ladies was Rachel Econ with her best friend, a Paint named Scotch. One of the resulting images, … Continue reading

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Passionate Portfolios

    Commercial assignments. Media marketing. Publication deadlines. Portrait session proofs enhancement and viewings. Print order fulfillment. Website updates. Image file uploads and archival. Client communications. Traveling. Planning, implementation, and follow-up.      Don’t panic. Take a deep breath. And remember to exhale.     As … Continue reading

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Ron Olson: Follow-Up Session

     Ron Olson was kind enough to volunteer his time, and that of his horse Cisco, for a “model” photography session for a student of mine a couple of weeks ago. As that session was “micro-managed” I offered a session … Continue reading

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Step Up into T.L.C.

     In May of 2005, I photographed a wedding on the east side of Tucson that included a horse-drawn carriage ride for the bride and groom. I had an image “in my heart” that I spoke with the bride about … Continue reading

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Inspiration Out of the Ashes

     I have lived in Tucson since 1969 with the Santa Catalina mountains as the backdrop to much of my life and a sanctuary for my soul. I was devastated when the mountains endured horrific fires in 2002 and 2003. This year … Continue reading

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Heart Sessions: Devotions to Culture and Spirit

     Heart Sessions are photography sessions that are donated or deeply discounted for people and animals who have touched my heart in exceptionally meaningful ways. These sessions are often donated, including travel and Artist Choice images when I can afford it. Large prints … Continue reading

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Heart Session: Gelding in Mora, NM

     I went to Mora, NM, to visit with Carmen Deyo of Black Horse Designs and her lovely Greyhounds and Mustangs. Carmen and her husband live in a yurt in the midst of pines, where she designs the most amazing … Continue reading

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