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Model Laina Baio Featured in top 10 for Photo Challenge

Project 52 ~ Week 24 Photo Challenge for this week “B&W Portrait.” Last weekend I had the most wonderful Saturday afternoon. I attended an outdoor photo session and workshop with Lindsay Adler a top fashion photographer from NYC.  We learned different techniques as we photographed three beautiful models. Lindsay told us as portrait photographers to…

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  • KathyJune 15, 2012 - 9:23 pm

    Very Neat!! Love the BW!ReplyCancel

  • KathyJune 15, 2012 - 9:23 pm

    Very Neat!! Love the BW!ReplyCancel

  • AndreaJune 15, 2012 - 10:26 pm

    This amazing Catherine!! Love it!! And thanks so much for the tips!ReplyCancel

  • AndreaJune 15, 2012 - 10:26 pm

    This amazing Catherine!! Love it!! And thanks so much for the tips!ReplyCancel

  • SharonJune 16, 2012 - 6:24 am

    Catherine, this image is just stunning. What beautiful eyes Laina has and you captured them perfectly. Well done. Love the veil.ReplyCancel

  • SharonJune 16, 2012 - 6:24 am

    Catherine, this image is just stunning. What beautiful eyes Laina has and you captured them perfectly. Well done. Love the veil.ReplyCancel

  • SaraJune 16, 2012 - 11:08 am

    OMG…this is beautiful! Great job Catherine.ReplyCancel

  • SaraJune 16, 2012 - 11:08 am

    OMG…this is beautiful! Great job Catherine.ReplyCancel

  • TerryJune 17, 2012 - 9:56 am

    Congratulations! This is an amazing image….absolutely love it.ReplyCancel

  • TerryJune 17, 2012 - 9:56 am

    Congratulations! This is an amazing image….absolutely love it.ReplyCancel

  • IrleaJune 17, 2012 - 10:32 am

    CONGRATULATIONS Catherine on your feature. This is truly one amazing image and you captured it so well. Love everything about it. Good job lady!!! xoxoxoxReplyCancel

  • IrleaJune 17, 2012 - 10:32 am

    CONGRATULATIONS Catherine on your feature. This is truly one amazing image and you captured it so well. Love everything about it. Good job lady!!! xoxoxoxReplyCancel

  • CindyJune 19, 2012 - 9:37 pm

    Totally alluring. Those eyes look like they can see right through you. Marvelous! We can all be jealous of your time with Lindsay Adler. . . so glad you got the opportunity!ReplyCancel

  • CindyJune 19, 2012 - 9:37 pm

    Totally alluring. Those eyes look like they can see right through you. Marvelous! We can all be jealous of your time with Lindsay Adler. . . so glad you got the opportunity!ReplyCancel

  • JulieJune 24, 2012 - 8:24 pm

    Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous!ReplyCancel

  • JulieJune 24, 2012 - 8:24 pm

    Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous!ReplyCancel

Rings and Things

Project 52 ~ Week 23 Theme for this week’s challenge “Rings and Things.” This week’s theme and photo challenge is dedicated to one of the most admired and loved women I’ve ever know…my late Great Aunt Margaret.  Aunt Margaret lived in New York City ever since the end of WWII and until she fell at…

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  • AndreaJune 8, 2012 - 1:44 pm

    Just love it!! Great memories….love the story!!ReplyCancel

  • AndreaJune 8, 2012 - 1:44 pm

    Just love it!! Great memories….love the story!!ReplyCancel

  • JodieJune 8, 2012 - 5:09 pm

    Awww lovely story! I’m sure she is looking down on you with love still.ReplyCancel

  • JodieJune 8, 2012 - 5:09 pm

    Awww lovely story! I’m sure she is looking down on you with love still.ReplyCancel

From The Kitchen.

Project 52 ~ Week 22 Theme for this week’s challenge “From the Kitchen.” I absolutely love having fresh flowers in my kitchen at all times…but it’s even more special when the sweet smelling peonies are in full boom.  So I decided to go to my garden and cut a few to display in this old…

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  • MargeJune 2, 2012 - 10:42 am

    I LOVE this picture…just beautiful!! The tea tin was a great idea!ReplyCancel

  • MargeJune 2, 2012 - 10:42 am

    I LOVE this picture…just beautiful!! The tea tin was a great idea!ReplyCancel

  • SharonJune 4, 2012 - 12:35 pm

    Just lovely.ReplyCancel

  • SharonJune 4, 2012 - 12:35 pm

    Just lovely.ReplyCancel

Up Close with Ally

Project 52 ~ Week 20 Theme for this week’s challenge “Closer.” I enjoyed the challenge this week. I tried something new to get this image…can anyone guess?  It’s fun and easy and if you look CLOSER you may figure it out. It’s three pieces of mirror taped together to make a triangle.  My model and…

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  • asmplelifeMay 26, 2012 - 7:42 am

    what a great idea! looks fantastic =]ReplyCancel

  • asmplelifeMay 26, 2012 - 7:42 am

    what a great idea! looks fantastic =]ReplyCancel

  • SharonMay 26, 2012 - 10:00 am

    This is awesome and so creative, I love it!ReplyCancel

  • SharonMay 26, 2012 - 10:00 am

    This is awesome and so creative, I love it!ReplyCancel

  • JulieMay 26, 2012 - 4:21 pm

    Cool shot!ReplyCancel

  • JulieMay 26, 2012 - 4:21 pm

    Cool shot!ReplyCancel

  • AnastasiaMay 27, 2012 - 6:35 am

    Catherine, It doesn’t seem to matter what your subject is – you seem to make each one a masterpiece!ReplyCancel

  • AnastasiaMay 27, 2012 - 6:35 am

    Catherine, It doesn’t seem to matter what your subject is – you seem to make each one a masterpiece!ReplyCancel

  • CatherineMay 27, 2012 - 6:49 am

    Anastasia, That is one of the nicest compliments I have ever gotten. Thank you very much for your kind words. They truly mean a lot to me.

    I thank all you ladies for such nice words. I greatly appreciate them.ReplyCancel

  • CatherineMay 27, 2012 - 6:49 am

    Anastasia, That is one of the nicest compliments I have ever gotten. Thank you very much for your kind words. They truly mean a lot to me.

    I thank all you ladies for such nice words. I greatly appreciate them.ReplyCancel

  • IrelaMay 28, 2012 - 8:39 am

    How creative! Love this idea and Ally made for a super cute model. Nicely done Catherine.ReplyCancel

  • IrelaMay 28, 2012 - 8:39 am

    How creative! Love this idea and Ally made for a super cute model. Nicely done Catherine.ReplyCancel

Ferns…they come up a winner!

Project 52 ~ Week 20 Theme for this week’s challenge “Patterns.” This week’s challenge brought me outside to my gardens.  It was another week of rain on and off and things were looking very bright…and green!  My gardens are starting to fill in very nicely and I love some of the ferns in them so…

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  • IrelaMay 20, 2012 - 11:18 am

    Wonderful focus, intense color. Another great interpretation. Congrats on your feature. Well deserved.ReplyCancel

  • IrelaMay 20, 2012 - 11:18 am

    Wonderful focus, intense color. Another great interpretation. Congrats on your feature. Well deserved.ReplyCancel

  • JudyMay 21, 2012 - 1:43 pm

    This is so rich and has such depth. Nice job!ReplyCancel

  • JudyMay 21, 2012 - 1:43 pm

    This is so rich and has such depth. Nice job!ReplyCancel