Hi, I’m Charity. This a compendium of my photography adventures, lightroom notes and design experiments… the pixels and prose of life as a hobbyist, mom and daydreamer.

From The Journal

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On the Pursuit of Dreams

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If you struggle with how to realize your dreams, you’re not alone. So many of us wander through life with amazing ideas that never come to fruition. This may be due to fear, lack of resources, lack of know-how, poor time management, or a hundred other things pulling at our attention and draining our creative energy...

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Awesome Photography Websites: A Short List

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Too many blogs these days publish too much fluff. This is a short list of awesome photography blogs I subscribe to. If you're trying to tune out some of the noise in your life in favor of a better signal (i.e. substance), I suggest starting with these...

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On Setting (and Achieving) Goals

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It's been a long time since I've written on this blog. It goes without saying that life gets hectic and many projects go by the wayside. What started as a small hiatus turned into a perpetual dry spell. But yesterday was a landmark day, which motivated me to ignore the chaos long enough to document it.

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On Setting Intentions

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Lately I've been thinking a lot about intention. Setting a goal for an image before heading out to take it... envisioning the final result before ever clicking the shutter. The importance of this has been discussed at length in photog circles all over the net. After all if you don't know what look you're going for, how can you achieve it?