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Total Perfection

For the total eclipse I was more than just an observer, I was a witness. I knew I would have to take that experience and turn it around into something that could be shared with the readers of the Daily Inter Lake (the paper in Kalispell, Montana for which I am the...
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Israel 2018

I am going to Israel.Just this statement makes me deeply happy and even a little bit proud. Since I was a little girl I have wanted to go to the Holy Land, and since becoming a photographer I have dreamed of going there to “document” it.In 2018, my dream will...
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Camera Gear and Loyalty

As a newspaper photographer, out in the community, I am frequently asked for advice on camera gear. I never mind the questions, but I also never know exactly how to help people.I can easily tell them all about my gear. I am a Nikon photographer (who started out with...
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Keeping Journals

Sixteen years ago on this day, 27 April 2001, I began keeping a journal. This has been the very best thing that I do for myself.Journaling is a sanctuary, a place to pour out my thoughts and feelings and get them organized and integrated. It is a creative outlet, a...
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Absent Too Long

On Saturday morning, I woke up early enough that I could have gone to Glacier, for sunrise. But I wanted to take the morning easy. It was easy to come up with excuses not to go. Then I got a text: Are you seeing the moon right now? And sadly, I wasn’t. I was...