Photographers Vision for Africa: Nacohag Medical Centre I realized today that I have gotten behind on sharing my favorite images from my travels to Africa. I have so many stories to tell, so many pictures to edit, and so little time. If you missed the past couple of stories please check out: Part 1: All I Want for Christmas & Part 2: Macheka- the Girls Orphanage. And please keep following my blog, because I have at least five more stories to share with as many people as I
Photographers Vision for Africa- Part 2: Macheka- the Girls Orphanage We arrive and first thing I do is gasp at the breathtaking view of rolling hills, high grass, and lots and lots of young girls in matching plaid jumpers. We get out the car and start walking towards the girls. Right away they start coming up to us with wide eyes of curiosity. They shake our hands, ask our names, hold on to us, touch our jewelry, and look at each other and then back at us with wonder. It’s
Looking back at 2012…the accomplishments, the challenges, my personal life, & my business. Weddings and my photography business has been the main focus of my life for the past few years, so I’ll start there. I love all the couples that found me this year- no bridezillas, no drama, just lots of fun, laid-back & truly unique weddings. The vintage theme was popular this year, as well as all things colorful & unique. And wedding entertainment took on new meaning with burlesque
kids at a Kenyan orphanage share an educational book excited to learn the names of animals All I want for Christmas…..
is for each innocent soul
as young as three, or ten years old. To have a safe place to roam,
a place to call home
The freedom to play,
and three meals a day. The opportunity to get an education,
and perhaps even the rare vacation. Sounds so simple,
yet its far from reality.
The truth is sad, its hard to see. But if we all took the time
to donate a do
Have you ever felt a connection to a place…as if you had lived there in your dreams or in a past life…or was just so fascinated with the culture that you couldn’t resist the urge to travel there? Well, for over a decade now I’ve felt that way about Africa, and now I finally will be going there! However, this won’t be just another trip. I’ve done plenty of traveling for business, or just for fun in the past. This time my heart & soul is motivating me to take a different ki