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Food Friday – Chocolate Chunk Cookies

One of our favorite cookie recipes was the subject of a photo shoot this week, so I though I’d post the recipe for this week’s Food Friday.  These gookies cookies are so big and yummy, one batch doesn’t really yield … Continue reading

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Food Friday – Good Ingredients

I love to go out to eat and try new things, but one of the advantages of cooking at home is that you know exactly what goes into your food and where it’s been. (In my teens and twenties I … Continue reading

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Food Friday – Vegetarian Spinach and White Bean Chili

Nearly a year ago my 16 year-old daughter decided to become a vegetarian.  I admire her dedication to this decision but not always for the food choices she makes.  No, Top Ramen, Kraft Mac-n-Cheese and Cherrios does not make for … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Photography Gear and Lighting for the New Stock Photographer…

I met with a new iStockphoto photographer this weekend; we had much to talk about.  Some of our discussion was iStock specific, but as is the norm when two photographers get together, the subject of gear came up often.  For … Continue reading

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Food Friday – Discovering Quinoa

I recently discovered Quinoa… I had bought some red quinoa years ago, but not having researched how to prepare it, I simply boiled it with no seasoning – boring…  It wasn’t until a few weeks ago when I decided to give … Continue reading

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New Toy

After more than a three month wait, last week (August 1st.) I received my new toy – a nice matte black Nikon D800. I’m just getting to know this new piece of technology and haven’t played with it as much … Continue reading

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Swim Team

Fridays I usually post about food, but I’m going to switch it up today… Tomorrow marks the end of the swim season for my children’s summer swim team. I have been the “team photographer” since the first year – snapping … Continue reading

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Food Friday – The Cast-Iron Cornbread Story

Sometimes when I get an idea for an image, it takes a long time until I actually create it, and things don’t always turn out the way I planned. Today’s Food Friday image is one of those: I purchased this … Continue reading

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Free Photo of the Week from iStockphoto

Not only is iStockphoto the best place to get stock imagery, they give images away for free every week! This week you can get the “Open” sign by Rüstem GÜRLER above for free by clicking here: http://www.istockphoto.com

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Food Friday – Farmer’s Market Fare

I love when the local farmer’s markets open… Today’s food friday post is in celebration of local produce. I bought these radishes and lettuce at the Annapolis Farmer’s Market on Riva Road. The parsley is homegrown. Buying from our local … Continue reading

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