01-24-14 Matt & Lacey D

You may have noticed that I have a propensity to post photos of places and things in this blog. But once and a while I like to prove that I do like working with people. Most would hope that would be true given that I have worked pretty closely with thousands of people as a…

01-23-14 Ready To Fly

I had a version of this photo ready to go several weeks ago but I had already posted several “fall color” shots so I put the maple seed pods picture on the back burner. Last night, in a quest for a photo with rich colors to use for a class demo, I came across the…

2014 01-22 A Simple Salad

This photo would never make the pages of Martha Stewart Living Magazine because, as you may have already noticed, the pears are less than perfect. But as far as I’m concerned, that’s OK: it lends authenticity to the salad. After all, the salad was made to be eaten, not to be photographed. And it was…

2014 01-20 Tradition

I’m guessing that a photo of freshly made Chex mix doesn’t carry much punch with the readers of this blog. But I’m posting it anyway because in the Shephard household, it is very much a traditional December/January snack. But this batch is a real treat because the Chex mix generally goes away along with the…