Yes, and…

Yes, and…

I’ve always been a positive and optimistic person. I am hopeful and adventurous and expect the best from people. I owe this to my parents, who raised me to trust the world and people around me. I am incredibly grateful to have had a happy and safe childhood. I see my...
Rock. Paper. Scissors.

Rock. Paper. Scissors.

I had the opportunity last week to photograph dancer Caroline Niklas-Gordon’s rehearsal of a piece she is working on with her 5 year old daughter. It’s called Rock. Paper. Scissors. and it’s gorgeous.   I feel deeply about the importance and beauty of...
Love and Light

Love and Light

Last week I sent out an email to my community about losing a friend to breast cancer. Jasmin Fiore was one of the most positive, generous and joyful people I knew, even in the face of her struggle with breast cancer. I was fortunate to meet Jasmin in 2013 as a...
A Tree on a Hill

A Tree on a Hill

Looking at this picture of a tree on a hill without any other spatial reference, how do you know it is a tree on the hill? Do you assume that trees grow straight up toward the sun? Why? What makes us any different? I’m in San Francisco today for a retreat. Every time...
Bowie and the Importance of Dreaming

Bowie and the Importance of Dreaming

Art matters. In the days after the passing of David Bowie, I find myself thinking a lot about the power of art. I feel sad that we lost a great artist who touched people deeply with his music and spoke truths about life and love that are particularly profound now....
Cottage Life Fairy Adventure

Cottage Life Fairy Adventure

Feeling grateful. This past weekend I photographed the family of a long-time friend at their cottage in Muskoka. The last time I was up at her cottage we were both in our youth, no kids. Now she, her brother and I all have daughters. There were a total of 5 little...

Rethink Breast Cancer Fundraiser

Hi everyone, I’m finally jumping into the future with my very first blog post!I have been working on organizing a fundraising event that I’m really excited about. It’s a “Mom + Me” Family Photography Fundraiser for Rethink Breast Cancer. This is a cause that is close...