Monthly Archives: December 2013

“…SO beautiful and will forever have a special place in our home.”

“What a blessing it was for me, (gramma) to take my little granddaughters for a photo shoot to Marlene’s. It was a morning appointment and I had really talked to them and tried to make them understand that this was a real special thing we were going to do with ” Miss Marlene”.  They felt...

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“…for the gentle capturing of the genuine, un-pretended, beautiful self.”

“Well, today (November 29)  in Marlene’s studio, I had another thought: If I HAD to be a photographer, I’d be photographing LANDSCAPES. Unmoving, still images that only change with the very predictable position of the sun. Because our little Vasti was NOT being a landscape for Marlene. She was as wild and elusive and in to the shadows...

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“Amongst my greatest blessings in life, I count my siblings.”

“Amongst my greatest blessings in life, I count my siblings. Recently while missing them (all three live in South Africa), I dreamt about capturing the unique and very special love they share with my children. I needed someone to ‘execute’ my vision… someone to ‘show’ what I could not say. Here are my imperfect words towards my younger sister Rita: you...

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