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Thankful

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

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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 […]

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tension

“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 […]

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let go

“Let go and go beyond living the dream, by dreaming the reality, into a reality beyond the dream.” ~ Tom Althouse Are you interested in virtually visiting the Western Cape of Africa through our video photo tutorials?  Or in visiting and shooting it with us for real?  Head over to www.africawithathena.com to sign up for […]

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exciting changes

I wanted change and excitement and to shoot off in all directions myself, like the colored arrows from a Fourth of July rocket. ~ Sylvia Plath It seems like my life is a constant flow of changes, even when I am not trying to make anything change.  I suppose everyone’s life is that way though. […]

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despair and hope

what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope. ― George Eliot A fisherman, alone in the South China Sea, off the coast of Malaysian Borneo.  I miss these quiet moments by the sea.  I miss Malaysia, a country I have lived in and enjoyed twice.  Maybe it’s time to return […]

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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

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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 […]

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Coastal Photography Workshop

Here are more details on the Outer Banks workshop this June 20-22nd with Alistair Nicol and Tommy White. This is a perfect opportunity for you to shoot with and learn various techniques and approaches from three award winning photographers in a stunning location. Don’t miss out! Sign up at:  www.mountainstoseaworkshops.com/obx A very special thank you to our […]

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