Happy Thanksgiving!

This year has absolutely flown by! Today is Thanksgiving and I have so many things to be thankful for this year. Firstly, I’m thankful for all the people in my life who helped lift me up, believed in me and in turned helped me believe in myself, and pushed me to be the best version…

Behind the Scenes: DIY Backdrops & Self Portraits

Last week, my bff Maria and I were discussing various photography aids like lighting kits and backdrops and she was all “but ‘x’ is so cheap!” and I was like “yeah, but still $$$”. Mind you, this was a day after I had gotten my hair done so it was fresh which clearly begs for…

Sisters

Target always has the cutest Christmas ornaments. On Christmas Eve, after I got off of work, I went over there to look for last minute presents, to no avail. However, I did score these cuties.

Focus.

Seriously, my favorite thing about owning a DSLR is focus control. I’m always playing around with it. I love blurred backgrounds and sharp focus points more than I can put into words. This picture in particular is just a closeup of our new kitchen table place mats. They were only $1.72 at Target! (I love…

Pomp and Circumstance

Last Friday, part of our assignment in class was to go out shopping (not necessarily to buy things) in order to do market research. So my friend Alyza and I booked it over to Target and JC Penney for our research. We bought ridiculously large hats at both places, and while I was at JC…