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‘One day Alice came to a fork in the road and saw a Cheshire cat in a tree. Which road do I take? she asked. Where do you want to go? was the response. I don’t know, Alice answered. Then, said the cat, it doesn’t matter.’ ~ Lewis Carroll

But I did know. I’ve held a personal passion for travel, wildlife and nature for as long as I can remember. It was a natural progression to wish to document and share these travels through photography. I interpret my world through a camera lens and I make pictures.

Ansel Adams believed, ‘To photograph truthfully and effectively is to see beneath the surfaces and record the qualities of nature and humanity which live or are latent in all things.’ My natural curiosity propels me to look ‘beneath the surfaces’ and, over time, I learned ‘to see’, to trust my reactions and perceptions. I ask myself if I can visualize a print from what I see; my own statement of what I want to convey.

Many of the fine art images I create are impressionist; the blending of multiple exposures to enhance light and shadows. My imagery is imaginative; my own interpretation, my own photographic translation.

Through a deliberate style I strive to create images that are provocative and evoke emotion. Through the use of vivid colors, unique perspective and whimsical humor, I strive to tell a story.

I hope that you enjoy browsing through my images. If you have any comments or questions regarding commercial rights to images, please feel free to get in touch with me via the contact form above.

Thanks for stopping by to continue the journey with me.  I’ll share new images, my own visions and random musings.
Please feel free to leave a comment here on the blog or Email me

Welcome to my adventure,
Barbara

11 responses

  1. Cheers from Texas! Glad to have discovered your photoblog through Twitter! Love the way to see light & texture. I’m looking forward to following your work!
    John

    April 7, 2011 at 9:34 PM

  2. afu

    Regards from Maldives, You have a fantastic set of work here. well done and all the best.

    May 1, 2011 at 2:07 PM

  3. Best regards from India. Your work is sensational and very inspiring. An ardent fan, now onwards. Keep up the amazing art…

    http://pensivepolaroid.wordpress.com

    September 1, 2011 at 10:05 AM

  4. Your photos are fabulous! I hope to pick up quite a few pointers from your tone-mapping style!

    December 5, 2011 at 3:38 AM

  5. Really nice pictures..hopefully I can learn a thing or two from you work..
    Please check out my blog too and criticize my photos!

    January 16, 2012 at 1:50 AM

  6. You have some awesome images here, Barbara.
    Very inspirational work.

    January 20, 2012 at 5:53 AM

  7. Hi
    I stumbled upon your blog while looking around at other websites, and I have to say that you have some wonderful work. I’ve also enjoyed HDR photography, but do not tend to do too much of it. Your HDR style is fairly unique and enjoyable, really brings out the contrast and colours in the shots.
    Cheers from Canada.

    January 26, 2012 at 1:29 PM

  8. Your blog is one of my favorites, and I’ve nominated your for the Kreativ Award to show my support. Details here:

    http://lightbox3d.wordpress.com/appreciation. Take care!

    February 12, 2012 at 1:21 AM

  9. Wonderful work, Barbara. Many others share the same sentiment.
    I just came across your site from “88 links that are like crack for photographers” Apparently your site is that addictive!

    Would love to exchange thoughts with you sometime. Feel free to visit my journal sometime.

    What photo adventure lies next for you? ~A~

    February 23, 2012 at 5:12 PM

  10. Inspirational photos!!

    March 13, 2012 at 9:43 AM

  11. Lionel

    Thank you for being my mentor in photography and for your warm friendship. Great work,Barbara!
    Lion from London,England

    September 19, 2013 at 12:10 PM

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