Long Exposure Photography Workshop 2016

Learn Long Exposure Photoghraphy Ethereally smooth water, painterly clouds, a moment of time seemingly standing still. Long Exposure photography has a way of capturing a stillness, a quiet dream like state, another dimension all together. Join us in and around Charleston, SC for two days this summer to learn how to create these magical photos. […]


So much to be thankful for – each other, the earth and everything in between.  Happy Thanksgiving everyone!  <3

Nathan Wirth’s Five Day Black & White Photographer Color Image Challenge DAY ONE

I’ve enjoyed seeing color work from many of my favorite black and white photographers lately as a result of Nathan’s challenge.  I’ve also been challenged to participate by John Kosmopoulos and Niki Aguirre, so I guess I’ll be out on that color limb for a few days.  I’m going to need to modify the challenge […]


“I like being on my own better than I like anything else, but I can’t give up love. Maybe it’s the tension between longing and aloneness that I need. My own funicular railway, holding in balance the two things most likely to destroy me.” ~ Jeanette Winterson This past summer I had the absolute pleasure […]

OBX bts

Awesome Behind the Scenes shot from Alistair Nicol on the last day of the Mountains to Sea Coastal workshop.  Love it! 🙂 Loving life with +f-stop and +Really Right Stuff 🙂 #obx   #northcarolina   #northcarolinawithathena   #reallyrightstuff   #fstopgear

Outerbanks, North Carolina

I am absolutely delighted to have made my way to the Outerbanks now, to help lead the Mountains to Sea workshop with +Alistair Nicol and +Tommy White.  I love staying up late and sleeping in, but when the sunrises are this alluring, how could anyone stay in bed?  I might need a second coffee though…  😉 iphone snappy […]

Western Cape, I love you.

Here is an example of a WONDERFUL part of SA. I can’t wait for the opportunity to return. 🙂 #dekelders #southafrica #africa #coast #africawithathena  

Coastal NC Workshop

Don’t miss your chance!  Today is the last day to sign up as my special guest with a $75 discount.  Use this discount code:  obxwithathena   To find out more and to sign up, please visit  +Alistair Nicol, +Tommy White and I would love for you to join us. This image is one of the Outer Banks locations that […]

Namibian Coast

Leaving the Namibian coast today, but it will stay in my heart…  A beautiful, if dangerous place. #africa #africawithathena #namibia #swakopmund #zelia #iphone5s