Happy Tails – Cooper and his new home!

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About a week ago I went on my Facebook page and saw a note from a woman named Alex looking for photos I had taken at the Watertown Humane Society of her new canine companion, Cooper. I got overly excited (imagine that) and asked if she would write a story about how Cooper came into…

Northern Lights over Lake Superior

northern lights over lake superior

I have had the most incredible few weeks. I have spent time in Tuscany with an amazing group of women (photos soon!), gotten to see a ton of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Italy, I saw the Hudson Bay ice sheets from my flight back from Italy, and last night I was FINALLY able to…

Dogs of Lake Superior Workshop – July 11th

Dogs of Lake Superior Workshop

Come join us for the Dogs of Lake Superior Photography Workshop July 11th, 2015 from 9-1. Dogs, Lake Superior, and fast action – the perfect combination! The July date should be much warmer than this one from May ;).  (Yes -those are winter hats!).  Despite the cold, we had a great time, and I am excited…

Mother Superior

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There is little I can say that adds to this beautiful maternity session around and IN Lake Superior.  Though I may be known mainly for my pet photography, candid and narrative photography of any type is my passion.  My job is capturing the joy and happiness of people’s lives and relationships – what could be better…

Dog Photography Shelter Workshop at OAHS

dog photography workshop

This past weekend was a crazy road trip all over the state of Wisconsin.  On Friday I was at the Oshkosh Are Humane Society to teach a dog photography workshop with their volunteers and some others visiting from other shelters.  We discussed dark dogs, fast moving dogs, and shooting without looking in the viewfinder. I…

Being ignored…

GSP at rest

I was out with my two favorite GSP’s today doing some videos for my Fast Action Photography class – it was great fun, and then they got a little diva-ish (I keep putting them in magazines 😉 ).  The two of them decided they were done – as you can see in this video of…