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

Awesome Photography Blogs: My 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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Wyoming State Captial

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Today the sun was shining, the sky was blue and it was a nice 72 degrees. If not for the wind it would've been perfect, so I dusted off yesterday's disappointment and went downtown for some shots of the state capital building...

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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?