ppa district competition bonus

Professional Photographers of America Southwest District Competition – Photographic Open Results Professional Photographers of America supports photographic education in many ways. One of those is through the Merit and Degree program. Two of the degrees are image based on that you … Continue reading

blackwater national wildlife refuge part three

Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge – Part Three If you have followed my work for any length of time, you know that I enjoy moving my work into a more painting-based look. I have taken a term I heard from Julianne … Continue reading

sound bites grill – richardson

Walt Richardson & Friends at Sound Bites Grill Sedona What a great show! Walt is known for his reggae music, but he is so much more. He’s a legendary songwriter with a big heart, and it shows during his performance. … Continue reading

tuesday painterly art – elias

       Tuesday Painterly Art – Kristi Elias I have watched Kristi grow and set her work apart from others on so many levels. It has been an amazing journey to watch. Here is some of Kristi’s work and words to … Continue reading

tuesday painterly art – blankenship

Tuesday Painterly Photo Art Angela Blankenship – M.Photog., CPP Angela came to my attention as a recommendation* from a past featured artist, Heather Michelle Chinn. When I went to look at Angela’s work on her website I was immediately taken … Continue reading

international photographic competition – pt 4

International Photographic Competition – Part 4 Change is in the air! Due to a change in this year’s judging procedure, I can share my Loan Collection images from the International Photographic Competition (IPC) put on by Professional Photographers of America … Continue reading

photography play

Playing with Images What do you do for fun? I find myself playing with my photography images in Photoshop. This is where I test out new ideas, explore possibilities, and have a bit of a romp through Adobe Photoshop’s Blending … Continue reading

tuesday photo artist – julieanne kost

Tuesday Painterly Photo Art Julieanne Kost – Adobe Photoshop Evangelist – Part One One of my heroes, Kost, has been an inspiration from the first time I saw her give a presentation on Photoshop. Knowledgeable, talented, giving, humble, and funny … Continue reading