In the days following the death of my daughter, I had the bittersweet task of gathering up her photos for display at her funeral.  The thought of ever picking up my camera again was unsettling, as the thought of working away from my kids seemed self-indulgent and superficial.  But when I looked at the images I captured of Penny during her lifetime, I knew it wasn't something I could or should leave behind.  What I noticed was that some of my favorite images I ended up choosing for her "celebration" were those I had taken casually--images only her mom could capture in every day life.  These were the ones that truly captured the essence of Penny.

I took a long break from photography as a career, and now I want to pass on what I have accumulated as a gift to you.  I want to help everyone get what they need to document life and get the most from your camera.  Whether you're an aspiring professional photographer, a parent that wants to capture the everyday family moments, a photo hobbyist, a blogger wanting better images for their site, or a business owner that wants better photos for of their products, this workshop is for you with one guarantee -- better photos for the rest of your life.


YES!  I will be offering more dates as the year continues, so check back in or email me to request a class or date.  So stay tuned for additional dates.  If you would like to receive an email update when I release these dates please email :


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Maybe!  I am trying it out here at Penny Ranch, Arizona, and California.  If all goes well, we might get to go to other cities.  If you would like to request a specific city please email me:

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