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*Hang with me until the end even if you aren’t a photographer.  I think it could apply to all of us…  Just read something today that’s not an email or the info on your tv’s guide.   “Signs” are an asshole.  Mostly because I think people ignore them until they’re in crisis.  For example…  A […]

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So let’s answer some questions from my Facebook page… If you take several pictures you love in one day – how do you handle those?  It varies.  Some days when I’m really feeling it, I take lots of photos.  My first 365 I overshot.  Wanted a great moment everyday.  I also had tons of passion.  An […]

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Or should I say 366? I love this time of year.  Friends’ feeds full of 2/366, 10::366, or 8-366. I’m a sucker for 365 projects for a couple of reasons. I think it’s a perfect project to push a new photographer and to inspire a seasoned one. It’s a big undertaking, but worth it even […]

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Sometimes life is wonky. Sometimes life is boring. Sometimes it’s shitty. That’s when a 365 gets challenging.  During those moments I begrudgingly find my camera and snap a photo.  Sometimes it’s a nondescript scene.  The kids are easy targets.  But it’s always done without passion and always half-assed.  Half-assed is being generous.  Most of my life […]

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…I’m a creature of habit. …I’ve got nothing to lose. …even if I don’t make it through all 365 days, I’ll still have some pretty good photos of my life. …I need to fill my stock photography portfolio. …I got tired of not taking photos. …I’m good at these projects. … I’ve got issues. …I’m […]

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When I started 365 Round 4, I gave myself a few goals.   But a list is only a simple map. Births, vacations, portraits, try to finish…   Smoosed in between each Goal are the moments that string life together.  Here are a few of my favorite strings. … Family events held birthday wishes, traditions, fun sideways glances, and competitive […]

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A couple weeks ago, I could start to feel it bubble up: a 365 was going to have to happen.  I know that I need to take pictures.  But I won’t without a reason and my camera simply gathers dust. I must force myself to take pictures. “What about the joy of life, Erika?  What about for simple […]

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