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Monthly Archives: August 2009

Think Pink, Participating Photographer :: Grande Prairie, Peace River region, Edmonton & surrounding areas

** UPDATE: I have learned that the Think Pink organization has, unfortunately, closed down and the program is no longer available.** I am excited to announce a partnership with Think Pink Photography. Think Pink Photography was founded in October 2007 to support individuals and their families who have been touched by breast cancer. Think Pink […]

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Behind the Scenes: Photography Business

As someone who has been writing for a long time I’ve learned that few people value certain talents and services. Perhaps it’s because everyone can write (albeit not very well in many instances) that the public assumes a writer’s worth does not equate in dollars and cents. Writers struggle to get paid and paid fairly. […]

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Posting Photos Online

{This will be much longer than most of my posts, due to the nature of the subject. I must also warn that this was written with my own personal views and, as you’ll discover, I have some strong opinions on this topic.} As soon as we post a photo online, it’s out there, a sitting […]

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Morning in the Peace

{Recipe at the end of this post.}    I live in a region known as Peace Country thus the reason for my title. Living in the country does have its benefits, though I still long for the day we can return to the city. What I will miss are my beloved barn swallows. I love […]

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Hands of Time :: Grande Prairie Lifestyle Photography

Taken at one of last week’s photo shoots. “There is always a lot to be thankful for, if you take the time to look. For example, I’m sitting here thinking how nice it is that wrinkles don’t hurt.” ~Author Unknown So many things I could write about but I’m so busy. A few things I’m […]

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