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Love, Exciting And New

It’s not often that I shoot weddings, just a few times a year. Weddings are wonderful, tiring, stressful, and you’ve got just one chance to capture the images as they happen. The adrenaline gets you going, and you drop in…

Not What I'm Cracked Up to Be

Not What I’m Cracked Up to Be

There are times when many of us put up a front. We like to think that we’re honest, that we’re truthful. And yet there are secrets and insecurities buried so deeply down inside that perhaps no one will ever see…

After the storm, before the hail

Storms and Sunsets

It had been a crappy week, weather wise. Our local Meetup group had issued a challenge for landscapes this week, but rain makes for nice photos if you’re in Thailand or Hawaii maybe. Not in Cincinnati. On Friday, we had…

tomato

A breath of fresh air

In a file on my phone lies dormant ideas full of descriptions, just waiting to see their light into the world. And yet, it’s been a  long time since I had fun with my conceptual photography. Not that I have…

Marionette

Don’t lose your passion

You may have it lurking deep inside. Or perhaps everyone knows it. Somewhere, you have a passion. For what, I don’t know. And really, it doesn’t matter as long as it’s not a harmful one. Whether it is something that…

Autumn's Here

Is fear stopping you?

It is remarkable how far I am prepared to go In order to avoid doing the one thing that might Provide satisfaction, and it is remarkable to consider What I will do instead of it, purely for the pleasure Of…

Field

Success at what cost?

Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value. ~Albert Einstein There have been two occurrences in the past 24 hours that have made me wonder at what cost do many individuals…

Mary-Claire Fredette Photography