Life in Pictures

swanPhotoshop: Photostrip & A Flip Book!

May 2, 2013

I’m playing around with Photoshop actions this morning. As I was sitting here going through our pictures from Saturday’s fishing trip, I noticed a Photoshop action I had downloaded a couple months ago, but hadn’t played around with yet–CoffeeShop Photostrip. With Rita’s action, it’s quite simple to create a photo strip with four photos, likeContinue Reading →

Colten1_AfterPhotoShop Actions: Perfect Portrait

April 5, 2012

The CoffeeShop Blog is one of my favorite go-to sites for anything PhotoShop. Rita has tutorials, templates and actions that she explains to you. I’ve seriously had quite a few Ah-Ha! moments over there. She has it figured out! While I wish I had time in my life to figure everything out that PhotoShop canContinue Reading →

IMG_1576I Spy…

December 16, 2011

Old. Red. Wood. Another old barn! This one I spied in Mason County on Custer Road. Look at that perfect lean! It still has usefulness left to its old bones and it will continue the fight until the very end. I had forgotten I’d taken this photo. I was going through my many gigs ofContinue Reading →

IMG_0996West Michigan Fall Color Tour 2011

October 8, 2011

While the rest of the family was fishing, I was capturing the beautiful colors of West Michigan. There’s a little of everything–from still green leaves to leaves that have already fallen from the trees. Join me on my fall color tour…

Waiting For Sunset afterWaiting For Sunset

September 19, 2011

Along a deserted beach, a lonely red chair just waits for the sun to set. Sunset Beach, Pentwater, Michigan Taking an afternoon drive, I found this lonely chair. It beckoned for me to stop the car and capture the moment. It was the redness of the chair and the blueness of Lake Michigan that calledContinue Reading →