Last weekend, Ricky and I went rock climbing in the canyon. As it turns out, there are rock climbing spots all over, with set-ups already in place. It was a bit of a hike up to the spot we went on Saturday, but not too bad. I didn’t want to try it out yet, but Ricky was excited to try it for the first time. I thought he did really well.
I’ve been obsessed with photography since I received a ridiculously low-quality camera for Christmas when I was around 10 years old. My dad bought me my first DSLR (a Canon Rebel XS) when I started college. I learned about apertures and shutter speed by trial and error and asking random people for advice. Eventually I purchased the nifty fifty and an external flash, on a recommendation from a fellow college student, and I was in love. My photos were finally starting to look like I was expecting them to, and it was infinitely more fun.
So! Welcome to all of the amazing (potentially invisible?) readers to my random shit blog. As an introduction, I am a 24-year-old chemical engineer who lives in Northeastern Nevada with my wonderful (new!) husband and three adorable step-children. My husband and I both work for the gold mines and my creative outlets include photography, strange make-up, and clothing. Until now, the farthest my photography makes it is to my Facebook page, but it’s so hard to tell a story that way, so I thought I’d try out some photography blogging. I’ve never done this before, so I guess I’ll see how far I get before I just quit doing it. Continue reading