iPhoneography: Cherry Blossoms in Stockholm

iPhoneography: Cherry Blossoms in Stockholm

While my cameras and lenses are with Nikon for a thorough spring cleaning and mild repairs, I decided to take just my iPhone with me to Kungsträdgården to capture some cherry blossoms in Stockholm. Here are the results…

Helsinki Files: Blinis, Chocolates, and All Things Organic

Helsinki Files: Blinis, Chocolates, and All Things Organic

While exploring Helsinki, Finland in January through a food and culture tour with fellow bloggers, I got to sample local delicacies that the city is known for…

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My Writing Process: Where I am and where I’d like to be

My Writing Process: Where I am and where I’d like to be

My Writing Process: Where I am and where I’d like to be…

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Helsinki Files: Photos from MATKA

Helsinki Files: Photos from MATKA

From Hungarian pastry chefs whipping up sweet puff pastries to Finns from Rovaniemi teaching us how to make wooden gnomes as ornaments for Christmas trees, here are a few fun snapshots from MATKA in Helsinki, Finland.

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Travel Narrative – Fake Birds

Travel Narrative – Fake Birds

This travel piece from Peru was awarded the bronze award in the “Travel and Shopping” category of the 8th Annual Solas Awards for Travel Writing by Travelers Tales.

Photo Composition Tip: Get relaxed portraits in seconds

Photo Composition Tip: Get relaxed portraits in seconds

Here are two surefire tips that have helped me get decent travel portraits in very little time.

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