I met a fantastic group of people at the workshop I attended in Venice in November, and we are still in contact. Long exposure black and white photography has become a new adventure, and I’ve been practicing and learning with every image I make. When one of the attendees from the workshop asked me if […]
It’s always such a special moment when waking up to snow for the very first time in winter. If I’m then able to stay indoors all day and watch the snowflakes fall, I’m a very happy person indeed. Once it stops, it’s such a treat to be able to walk in the fresh snow, beneath […]
After my trip to Venice, I was itching to do some more long exposure photography. After the holidays, I gathered up my tripod and camera and headed down to the lake in Rapperswil. It was cold. Very cold. The wind came up off the lake and it even started snowing. Even the birds didn’t do […]
For many years I’ve wanted to head out at Christmastime and photograph the lights around the downtown area. This year, after my last day at work before the holidays, I sent up my tripod and attempted to capture the magic.
Although these cantuccini require a bit of work, they are easy to put together and are well worth the effort. Traditional cantuccini are made with almonds, but these are made with dried cranberries, pistachios and a hint of anise. This recipe is adapted from an old Bon Appétit recipe. If you would like more anise […]