What motivates you, Roy Garland?

When I started this series, I counted on Roy to participate.  I went ahead and added him to my list of “yeses” even before I asked him.   I’m very grateful he agreed.   I think you’ll enjoy his response.   Roy Garland If I had to pick one thing that motivates me more than anything else it is “family” and especially the support, teaching and simply being there for the kids.  You see, I have two boys and it’s important (at least to me) that when they grow old and have their own kids, they will not look back … Continue reading What motivates you, Roy Garland?

Googly Eyes

Thought I’d take a departure from the norm by posting this photo from my archives.  This was back when I played with food.  I’ve moved on to miniatures and insects.  😉   Enjoy!   Date:  December 2013 Camera:  Big Bertha (Canon EOS 5D Mark II) Notes:  Also, please note, the comments box is back.  Don’t forget to post interest in participating in the “What motivates you?” series.     Continue reading Googly Eyes

My Day Job on the Weekends

Back in March I embroidered and photographed a t-shirt for work.  While we use a professional photography studio – I thought it would be fun to photograph the t-shirt in a natural setting.  (And I’m an overachieving lunatic). Here are … Continue reading My Day Job on the Weekends

Miniatures and Mushrooms

There’s an area at the LBJ National Grasslands that my friend and I have named “Pretty Pond.”   Aside from the pond, there are pine trees.  Pine needles carpet the ground making a soft surface to walk on.  Or in my case, lie on, to photograph this mushroom with miniatures. This is how stuffed mushrooms are prepared.  😉 Date:  July 8, 2017 Location:  LBJ National Grasslands Camera:  Rockalita Sunshine (Canon EOS 5D Mark IV) Lens:  My beloved 100 mm macro lens (Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 L macro IS) Continue reading Miniatures and Mushrooms