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Hi, friend! Peruse my blog to explore a variety of photos, get photo shoot inspiration and tips, learn a bit about photography, and get a glimpse into my world!

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I just finished bingeing the show Shadow and Bone on Netflix, a fantasy in which there are people called Grisha who are able to manipulate specific elements around them. When the character Genya, a Tailor, was introduced, I immediately likened her skills to photo retouching. Tailors are people who have the ability to alter someone’s […]

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May 25, 2021

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Have you ever wondered how photographers make Christmas lights look so pretty in the background? Well wonder no more! I’m here to show what’s going on and how to capture these photos for yourself! (No DSLR? No problem. Scroll to the bottom for iPhone tips.) Let’s compare… Here are three photos that I took with […]

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December 8, 2020

If I’ve been asked once, I’ve been asked a thousand times… “Tara, what do I wear for my fall photoshoot?!” As someone who spends 95% of her life in yoga pants and a hoodie, I do not claim to be a fashionista or a style expert – but I DO know what looks good in […]

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October 10, 2020

‘Tis the season for little kiddos’ birthdays in my family. The other day at my nephew’s 3rd birthday party, his oldest sister asked if she could take some photos with my camera. Her seven-year-old hands were barely big enough to grip it, and she sighed under the weight. Still, she was determined, and I showed […]

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July 3, 2020