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Monthly Archives: November 2012

Yesterday and most of this morning, I was so grateful to be done with this Gratitude project.  I wasn’t feeling particularly grateful and I hate to phone it in for this project.  I also hate quitting hence the phoning it in part on some of the days.  So gratitude for an end was going to […]

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Today is the kind of day when I hate to have a project.  I don’t want to do it.  I want to sit on the couch and become a zombie.  I’m exhausted.  I got home at 7:30 p.m. and I’ve been on the road since 7:30 a.m.  Plus there wasn’t much I wanted to photograph […]

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I’m pretty grateful that I didn’t wake up to an inbox full of: You’re a piece of shit photographer.  What gives you the right? How dare you… Do you have three personalities? During my rant, people were pretty respectful or just quiet…  During my drive today, I had plenty of time to stew on my post. […]

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Something has been bothering me forever, but I couldn’t figure it out.  There wasn’t three-day-old laundry in the washer.  The kids have had a bath in the past week.  What was bugging me?  After a good conversation, I think I’ve figured it out.  Photography gimmicks. You know what I can’t take any longer?  It saddened […]

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Yesterday, Becks had a complete melt-down because his Lego missile didn’t work.  A massive melt-down that needed to work itself out away from the family.  We went up to his room and I explained he was allowed to scream and yell in his room.  I went downstairs and heard a huge crash followed by an […]

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My friends know I have a camera (I also hope that they think I know how to use it). But I’m always afraid that I’m bullying them with it.  “Let me photograph your birth!” is what I think I’m screaming in their face every second of their pregnancy.  “Let me photograph your babies” is what […]

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