Support the Amazing Photographers who Bring you Joy!

It’s a beautiful world… Thank you to all the amazing photographers out there on the internet these days who put themselves in challenging and awkward situations to bring you an amazing view of this beautiful world. It has been such a pleasure getting to know and often learn from so many incredible photographers here inContinue reading “Support the Amazing Photographers who Bring you Joy!”

Dedication Memorial In Honor of Loving Parents

Our Mother, Nina Black, was born Nina Stevens on May 18, 1913 in Mt. Carmel, Utah; and died of a stroke, peacefully  in the  home of her son Boyce on November 7, 2003 in White Salmon, Washington, seven years after her husband, Claude Elias Black (May 8, 2008- Thanksgiving Day 1996).   Nina took herContinue reading “Dedication Memorial In Honor of Loving Parents”

Views along the Climber’s Trail on Mount Adams

One of my favorite places on Earth is up on the South Eastern Alpine slopes of Mount Adams in Bird Creek Meadows.  Part of Tract D, this area was part of the original Mount Adams WIlderness that was returned to the Yakama Nation in 1972 as per original Treaty of 1855.  More information on thatContinue reading “Views along the Climber’s Trail on Mount Adams”

Mount Rainer National Park

Hi!  this is Darlisa Black, owner of “Starlisa Black Photography” Please consider sharing my blog and other photo sharing links with your friends, and help me share the concept of finding Serenity and personal healing in Nature.  Do use standard sharing tools so that a link will point back to one of my websites.  ThankContinue reading “Mount Rainer National Park”

Finally! A SmugMug Storefront for Prints!

After much learning I finally am opening my SmugMug store. I am still not happy with their pricing system, so I am going to set up a discount code to use on the Thin Wraps, Canvas Wraps, and Metal Prints. Meanwhile you can still go directly through me on those items via email at starlisa.black@gmail.comContinue reading “Finally! A SmugMug Storefront for Prints!”

Sales on Photo Books starting 12/21/12

To THANK all my followers who have helped me create a small photo business to help support myself in life… SALES ON THESE BOOKS< CLICK ON THE PHOTOS TO VIEW MORE INFORMATION ON EACH BOOK I am running a sale on this book starting 12/21/12, taking $19.00 off the price! It is my biggest bestContinue reading “Sales on Photo Books starting 12/21/12”

Snowstorm Dec. 15, 2012

White Salmon was turned into a fairyland Saturday afternoon and evening, children and adults were throwing snowballs and walking around looking at Christmas lights in the snow… invigorating and beautiful!  Good to enjoy while you can, by morning it was half melted and looking more bleak. These are all iPhone shots taken around town duringContinue reading “Snowstorm Dec. 15, 2012”

2012 Photojourney BOOK

My newest book is out, consisting of many of my best images from late 2011 to late 2012 (plus a few extra bests thrown in from previous years). This colorful 8 x 8 inch book consists of 26 pages plus full size photos on front and back cover, and tells a seasonal story of theContinue reading “2012 Photojourney BOOK”

Fighting the Darkness with Light and Color

I don’t know about you, but sometimes this time of year I feel heavy, slow… and sad as I think too much of those who have gone on.  This story explains a wee bit of how I came into Photography in a more serious way as a healing therapy. My husband and father both passedContinue reading “Fighting the Darkness with Light and Color”

Fall and Photo shows

Life is Good, Especially when you have moments like this one! I did not know what I was after or where I was going as I drove away from home… so I followed the light and it led me across the Hood River Bridge where I had a lovely afternoon among orchards and pastures. DarlisaContinue reading “Fall and Photo shows”