Julia's Blogfest » For what it's worth....DC Metro area portrait and event photographer, including studio shoots - corporate and theatrical headshot

Category Archives: personal

Workshop fun

On Sunday this past weekend, I participated in an all-day workshop in Old Town Alexandria hosted by New England photographer, Jeff Dackowski, which I committed to doing a year ago.  It was a hands-on lighting workshop — not a ‘behind the desk and take notes” kind which I was happy to do but OH MY […]

View full post »

Honoring my dad’s memory

Exactly 12 years ago today, February 22nd, my father passed away after a long struggle with Parkinson’s Disease.  He was 72.  It’s an awful disease b/c it’s long and drawn out and one’s body slowly loses muscle control and memory.  He was a fighter all his life and even fought the medications prescribed to him […]

View full post »

A snow day finally

Finally, DC was covered with the white stuff.  Not  much but enough for slick riding on the sled at a local hill where I usually do my portrait shoots!  We also took our boogie board and wow — what a great piece for a fast ride down the hill.  I don’t have snow pants so […]

View full post »

“America’s Song” at Sirius/XM this weekend

What an amazing day here in the DC area, isn’t it?  I am still feeling the buzz of energy and excitement and emotion.  As a native Alexandria-girl, I am so proud to be a part of all this in my wee, yet powerful, city.  While I did not go downtown to brave the elements for […]

View full post »