MEMORY KEEPING

the art of modern memory keeping

If you've followed along here for any length of time, you know I have always used this space as a sort of visual and written journal, sharing a bit of everything from soulful lessons and family milestones to favorite foods and finds. I've…

fidelis studio | holiday card mini-sessions

Kristen and I announced our holiday card mini-session dates and details today. These 15 minute sessions are designed for clients who want a few fresh images without the cost of a full session. You'll find a few important details of what's…

joining fidelis studio

I'm thrilled to finally announce here that I will be officially joining my sister, Kristen, working as a photographer at Fidelis Studio. For years, I've listened to Kristen and Tim share their ideas and vision and their love for their clients…

simple tips for photographing children with Kaylan Buteyn

I'd like to introduce another gifted sponsor, Kaylan Buteyn, an artist, and the former writer and photographer behind  the The Emerald Homestead and Kaylan Buteyn Photography. Today, she's sharing a few tips for photographing children with…

three minutes with Olive

[vimeo 57716796 w=500 h=281]   While I have millions (I'm sure) of pictures of my children and even several letters and stories about them, I have very little video -- very little of their perspectives, like/dislikes, voices. So this…

{this moment}: Olive's first haircut

  {this moment}: A Friday ritual. A single photo capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor, and remember. (inspired by soulemama)

little words

This one is for the lot of you who so patiently keep returning here to our poor, neglected blog. Yes, you, who regularly request by email, by phone, or in passing conversation for more, more, more. It's you who have brought me back from the…

happy birthday olive kay douglass.

olive kay douglass march 4, 2009 10:52 am 6 lbs  2 0z       18 1/2 in Last summer we found out that you, Olive, would be in our family. Since then the five of us have loved you, waiting expectantly to see you, hold you, and know…