[Interview] Jesse Szewczyk on ‘Glutton Issue One: Sugar Rush’

As a photographer, and a member of the art and design community, constantly meeting and befriending so many talented creators is one of the greatest privileges. Even better when these meetings evolve into working together on future collaborations! Today I am highlighting a project from one of those super talented people I’ve met through creative

The Vegan Cookie Connoisseur new release

The Vegan Cookie Connoisseur: Over 120 Scrumptious Recipes Made with Natural and Simple Ingredients just came out earlier this month and the response has been great! It’s wonderful that people have been enjoying the original book so much over the past 5 years, making a brand new version possible. There are a few incentives to

Whale Watching in Vancouver, BC

I recently returned home from an amazing trip to Vancouver, BC and Seattle, WA. Most of the trip was outdoors and we had excellent luck with the weather. It was first and foremost a personal trip, so I stuck to taking iPhone photos, if at all. But I thought it essential to bring a camera

Selects from Thailand

As mentioned last week, I was just recently able to start sorting through the remaining photos from our trip to Thailand back in January. Since travel photos and groupings can be so open-ended, I’m still working on it! But in the meantime, I’m going to keep this post purely visual again with some of the

Bangkok: Wat Pho and the Grand Palace

On the days that we weren’t at the jackfruit farm during January’s trip to Thailand, Dan and Nicole (of Upton’s Naturals) and I had plenty of time to spend in the city of Bangkok. While the photos from the main purpose of the trip, the jackfruit farm and factory visit, are long finished, I still

The Vegan Cookie Connoisseur paperback cookbook

Remember this cookbook? Maybe you’ve owned a copy since it was released in 2010, or just saw me posting about it on here or over on the Facebook page. Or maybe you’ve never seen it before because you’re following this blog for other photography topics and genres, and not so much the food photography. Either

Coffee and bread

Good morning! Unsurprisingly (since interiors are one of my favorite types of photoshoots besides food!), one of my other interests is design: interior design, styling, and reviving vintage furniture. I’ve been working on several home and furniture projects around the house lately, some new, and some secondhand furniture rescues. Living in a small space, I’ve

Pi Day Pie Photography

The weekly blog post is a day early this week to celebrate Pi Day! I rounded up some of my favorite pie-identified photo subjects from the past couple of years to share a selection of pie recipes and photos. If you want to try your hand at one of the recipes, but aren’t much of