Tag: photography

Detroit Behind the Lens: Interview with @thisaintjason

Detroit Behind the Lens: Interview with @thisaintjason

I had just wrapped up a maternity photo shoot at the Z Lot in Downtown Detroit. This was a unique experience for me because this time I wasn’t the one behind the camera. I was the subject and the photographer was Jason Walker, a Metro […]

5 Reasons Festivals are the Perfect Place for Street Photography

5 Reasons Festivals are the Perfect Place for Street Photography

Street photography is one of my greatest passions. I love capturing candid moments of city life. You can get very creative with street photography and create photographs in your own style. I know there are certain “rules” when it comes to street photography, but I […]

4th of July Family Craft: Light Painting with Sparklers

4th of July Family Craft: Light Painting with Sparklers

Happy 4th of July! If you love celebrating the 4th of July with sparklers, then I have a fun 4th of July family craft for you: light painting! Today’s tutorial features affiliate links of the products my family and I used for light painting using […]

Soul Roll Detroit: Bike Life in the D

Soul Roll Detroit: Bike Life in the D

I enjoy exploring the city and taking photographs of city life and from time to time I share my photographs on the blog. For today’s post, I am sharing photographs of the Soul Roll, not to be confused with the Slow Roll. It was my […]

Ghost Bike on Warren Avenue

Ghost Bike on Warren Avenue

Abandoned buildings with ivy covering the windows, graffiti of a hopeful message painted on the side of a building, and bikes resting on a light pole on a busy main road in the city. This is what catches my eye, and for that very reason, […]

Why I Highly Recommend Highly Favored Photography

Why I Highly Recommend Highly Favored Photography

Today’s post is sponsored by Highly Favored Photography of Auburn Hills, Michigan. A couple of weeks ago we had our family pictures made by Highly Favored Photography, a Metro Detroit-based photography business. Before that, we had never had family pictures done. At all! Sure, the […]

Highlights from the Beautifully Wrapped Headwrap Expo

Highlights from the Beautifully Wrapped Headwrap Expo

If you follow me on Instagram, you know how much I love my head wraps! Since moving to Detroit, I have collected an assortment of wraps. Detroit is very popular for the head wrap fashion style because many men and women wear head wraps for […]

Detroit’s Osborn Neighborhood Unveils New Mural

Detroit’s Osborn Neighborhood Unveils New Mural

Last week, I was looking through my Instagram feed and saw a post from the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) announcing the unveiling of a new mural in Detroit’s Osborn neighborhood, located on the eastside of the city. The mural, painted by local artists Phillip Simpson and Tony […]


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