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!”

Welcome to My World, where the air is fresh and the Clouds are Beautiful

STARLISA BLACK PHOTOGRAPHY Darlisa Black   PO Box 190, Husum, WA 98623 http://www.starlisablackphotography.com EMAIL:  starlisa.black@gmail.com My Mother and Father taught me to love the world around me… and if I can help others to see with new eyes and find joy by showing that beauty through photography. I have accomplished my hearts goal. Husum, WA is my childhood homeContinue reading “Welcome to My World, where the air is fresh and the Clouds are Beautiful”

Current Events in February

Oh how I love Lenticulars! Yes, if you look over in the sidebar there is a menu link to Lenticular Clouds, a whole gallery of them spanning 6 years.    ALSO please look at the bottom of  this post for current information about my Gallery Shows! at the same time this morning this is theContinue reading “Current Events in February”

Current Events

January and early February have been months of amazing sunsets and sunrises and remarkable clouds. Winter has at least for the moment released its hold in the Columbia River Gorge, and over at Catherine Creek near Lyle the Grass Widows were already starting to bloom before the end of January. GALLERY SHOWS CURRENT AND UPCOMINGContinue reading “Current Events”

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”

Chasing the Light

I entered a photo contest today…. really the first one ever! For some reason that has been a step forward that has been hard for me, whether that is due to lack of confidence in my work or some personal mental issue with making changes. It took on an epic feeling, and I prepared forContinue reading “Chasing the Light”

She Sings like a Nightingale!

My sweet Daughter Leannan Sidhe has been stretching her artistic wings in more ways than one the last few years. Last year she accomplished the recording of her first album of original music, as well as gotten her first published work, a short story in an anthology which can be found on the Fragile DreamsContinue reading “She Sings like a Nightingale!”

Magic of Water…. necessity of Life

Water is the staff of life… without fresh drinking water we would all die fairly quickly and painfully, and yet our world is busily polluting and otherwise destroying water at an alarming rate. Did you know the large majority of our body mass is water? We come from water in the mother’s womb, and theContinue reading “Magic of Water…. necessity of Life”

Warm Up Time

Up on a hill near Trout Lake, this morning I woke to the sound of snow melting and dripping off the roof. first time in awhile that it started a day that warm around here! I could see a warm color south near Mount Hood and to the west over the hills, but Mount AdamsContinue reading “Warm Up Time”