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Beautiful NY State

Now that summer is finally ┬áhere, we took the opportunity to explore a little bit of our beautiful New York State. Allegany State Park has so much to offer everyone – hiking, beach swimming, climbing massive Thunder Rocks, exploring Bear … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek

I did my first Senior photo shoot last week. Arrielle is a beautiful young lady who will be leaving to attend school for ballet at the end of the summer. It was an utter delight to photograph her for both … Continue reading

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Negative Space

I never realized how important it is sometimes to leave things out of a photograph. Negative space allows breathing room to focus on your subject and really take in the impact of the scene. I find very busy backgrounds distracting … Continue reading

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Street Photography

While we were out and about in downtown Buffalo this past weekend I had the opportunity to try some street photography. This is a new technique for me and I was hoping I’d be able to capture our culture properly. … Continue reading

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The Lafayette Hotel

We took a three hour walk through the streets of Buffalo this past weekend. On our walk, we went inside the Ellicott Square Building, walked past Coca-Cola Field and went inside the Lafayette Hotel. I loved the light fixtures throughout … Continue reading

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Portrait Session

This weekend I was able to do my very first portrait session. Zia is a beautiful 14 yr old young lady and she was an incredible model. We set off to a local cemetery and spent about an hour shooting … Continue reading

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Fun with Architecture!

I’ve always been drawn to macro photography and the beautiful sunsets that Mother Nature creates nightly, but I never thought I’d love shooting architectural subjects. Lucky for me I live in Buffalo, NY and we have AMAZING architecture all around … Continue reading

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Day 16

So, I had my first class this past Saturday at the CEPA Gallery and I loved it! Most of what Alison went over I already knew (Yay me!) but I also learned a lot. I spent the Easter weekend out … Continue reading

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Day 9

Posting another photo from my sunset shoot at Sheridan Boat Launch with the Olympus E-620. I liked how the ice was washing up onto the sand. Focal length 90mm, f/9, exposure +3. Not sure why it’s not giving me the … Continue reading

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Day 8

OK – I realize that I’m failing at the whole 365 Day Challenge thing – for now anyway. I am awaiting the arrival of my new Nikon D3200 DSLR Camera. Once I receive it (this week) I will get back … Continue reading

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