On a recent trip to California I took a stroll around the resort where my friends and I were vacationing. Rancho Valencia has some amazingly beautiful landscaping and some of the flowers they can grow do not grow well here in South Carolina. When I returned home and ran my photos through photoshop I got […]
A man’s kiss is his signature. Mae West I shot this photo of my husband and me on our honeymoon in Italy. This was taken in a park in Venice. I have always loved shadows and I take a photo of my husband and I kissing like this everywhere we go. Isn’t it romantic?!
Once in awhile I am blessed with watching this site from my back door. My husband and I live on a beautiful piece of property that sits on a marsh in Charleston, SC. The views we have at sunrise and sunset, on cold days and warm, at high tide and low – are are equally […]
Ready to Ride! Many years ago I took my son to the beach to surf and snapped this photo. It was a cold morning and he was pumped to get out there in his wet-suit to enjoy the ocean he so loved. We had moved to the beach from the mountains of Virginia so the […]
The Lover Tells of the Rose in His Heart All things uncomely and broken, all things worn out and old, The cry of a child by the roadway, the creak of a lumbering cart, The heavy steps of the ploughman, splashing the wintry mould, Are wronging your image that blossoms a rose in the […]
Well, being a photographer, I had to at least post ONE photo from a wedding after all! The dances, bride and groom, father and daughter, mother and son, are some of the most beautiful demonstrations of love I have ever witnessed. Enjoy!
Hawaii 2007. Fire dancers on the beach outside our hotel. Who said playing with fire was bad? Playing with Fire (Lea Austen) Rhythm and Motion The steady beat of the drum Bending and Stretching The motion creates a hum Dancing and Playing There’s art in the danger There’s beauty and awe Fire dancers have magic […]