What's a weekend in Chattanooga without a stop by the Chattanooga Choo Choo? It was the first stop after a roadtrip from Memphis, and I loved the lingering Christmas decorations. Even though it was in the lower 70's, they still had the ice skating rink up and running! We grabbed lunch at the pizza shop on … Continue reading Choo Choos and Chew Chews
I've been longing for a camera adventure, but I find it challenging to make time for one. I get home from work and don't feel like driving downtown, and my weekends are filling up with my (slowly) growing social life. Well, tonight after work, I took a short 10 minute walk with my camera and … Continue reading Adventuring without Traveling
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but why do we find certain things more beautiful than others? In some regard, it can all be boiled down to a little bit of math. Now, for those of you that aren't interested in a math lesson, please scroll down past the equations for how one ratio is … Continue reading The Golden Ratio and Beauty
I figured that the best way to get to know my new home is to wander around with my camera, right? I haven't ventured downtown for sunset pictures (the featured image is measly cell phone quality) or to capture the character-rich brick structures, but you can expect another post with those later on. For this … Continue reading New City, New Adventures
I'm finding that cities known as old and crumbling have some of the best hidden gems. Crumbling buildings, rusty bridges and overgrown walkways have so much charm and a story all their own. When man made meets nature in a flawless way, it deserves to be captured. Mill Creek Park is a staple in Youngstown … Continue reading Mills and Creeks and Parks, Oh My!
Alaska is bigger than Texas and they're not shy about that. That was a fact I learned in my 10 day stay. After 3 flights and great amounts of sleep deprivation, Anchorage welcomed me with it's unbelievable beauty. My cousin was the reason this trip took place, as she provided the invitation and housing (as … Continue reading Avoiding the Working World via Alaska
A little piece of my heart got lost in the woods surrounding this lake.