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The Lensbaby Spark 2.0 - Some Helpful Tips

December 13, 2020 - The Spark 2.0 is a new and unique lens in the Lensbaby line-up with a very spontaneous, organic and dance-like feel. The...
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New Online Learning Opportunities - Flower Photography and Lensbaby!

October 26, 2020 - It's hard to believe we are rounding the corner to November. As I write this, it's snowing near the lake in Chicago wher...
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Finding Beauty in a Time of Adversity

October 11, 2020 - We are now in our 8th month of this global pandemic and, if predictions are right, we'll be fighting this battle well in...
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Some Thoughts on Creating Beautiful Backgrounds in Flower Photography

March 10, 2020 - Happy almost spring! With the time change and a few days of warmer, sunshiny weather, it feels like spring is closer. I...
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A Day At Chicago Botanic Garden – Creative Flower Photography Workshop

January 17, 2020 - A Day at Chicago Botanic Garden with Anne Belmont - Creative Flower Photography Workshop Join me for a day of learning...
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New Article Posted - "Macro Photography: How to Capture Breathtaking Photos of Tulips"

April 18, 2019 - Spring is finally here to stay and it's my favorite time of year for flower photography. After a long winter, it's exhil...
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Photographing the Flower Shows in Chicago

March 11, 2019 - This has been a particularly long and cold winter in Chicago. By the end of February, most people have had enough and ar...
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Creative Photography Conference, Southbridge, MA - Discount Code Available

February 15, 2019 - I'll be presenting again this year at Hazel Meredith's Creative Photography Conference in Southbridge, MA, May 18-19. I...
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Igniting Creativity Using Lensbaby Lenses - the Velvet 56mm and Velvet 85mm

January 22, 2019 - I enjoy writing articles for the wonderful learning community Visual Wilderness. This month my article talks about my tw...
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Out of Longwood Photography Conference, August 19-23

January 16, 2019 - I am excited to be an instructor again at the second annual Flower and Garden Photography Conference at Longwood Gardens...
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Waterlilies and Lotuses in Bloom

July 08, 2018 - Let me catch my breath! It's been a whirlwind of conferences and travel since mid-May and I'm having a hard time wrappin...
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Is Spring Here to Stay? - Bloom Update

April 25, 2018 - After a tease of warmer weather earlier in April, we plunged back into colder temps and more snow flurries, and spring w...
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Bloom Update at Chicago Botanic Garden

April 12, 2018 - A brief update on what's in bloom at Chicago Botanic Garden. Lots of ups and downs in temperature the past two weeks, an...
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Article on Selective Focus at Visual Wilderness

April 04, 2018 - I am a contributing author for Visual Wilderness. This wonderful website, run by Jay and Varina Patel, is full of resour...
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Crocuses in Bloom on Evening Island

March 31, 2018 - I know that spring has finally arrived when the crocuses start to blanket the hillside on Evening Island at Chicago Bota...
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The Flower and Garden Photography Conference

February 27, 2018 - I am excited to announce Out of Chicago's first ever Flower and Garden Photography Conference! We've been dreaming about...
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Upcoming Conferences

February 22, 2018 - 2018 is off to a very busy start! I've been busy planning and preparing for so many exciting events. Just a summary of s...
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Post on Visual Wilderness: 6 Essential Principles for Stunning Flower Photography

January 27, 2018 - I am excited to announce that I am now a guest author for the wonderful learning community, Visual Wilderness. I am so h...
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A Trip to Longwood Gardens

October 31, 2017 - Oh my goodness! I have been so lax in my blog posts this fall. I just realized I hadn't posted anything since August! It...
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Atlas Moths at the Chicago Botanic Garden

July 21, 2017 - This is my 5th year photographing the butterflies at the Butterflies and Blooms exhibit for Chicago Botanic Garden. I de...
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The New Lensbaby Velvet 85mm

June 28, 2017 - Yesterday Lensbaby finally launched the new Velvet 85mm lens. I was honored to be asked by Lensbaby to beta test the len...
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Photographing the Orchids at the Orchid Show

February 27, 2016 - I had intended to post more about the Orchid Show long before this. Time is flying and the show is at its halfway point...
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Early Morning Dew Drops

July 13, 2013 - Two mornings in a row I met my friend Tony Reynes at the Garden to shoot at 6 a.m. We had so much fun the first day, we...
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