Coloring with Nature

Autumn has always been my favorite season. I love the way it warms our landscape with its breathtaking hues—thick canopies of red, orange, and yellow line our paths, while golden light hugs us into the deep blue nights. Like most designers, I have developed an intimate relationship with color. I can recall exact colors by…

Good Harbor Beach Footbridge

The Early Bird Catches the Color

Saturday wasn’t the first time I woke up too early. And normally I’d sit with the cat a while then go back to bed. But it was going to be a nice day weather-wise and I wasn’t tired. I knew it was my chance. I slipped out of the house into the darkness with my…

Photography

Laurinda Butcher is a creative professional and photographer of many years. She remembers her first big shoot for a college photography project, a collection of images celebrating the 200-year anniversary of Mercedes Benz, shot over 4 months with a Pentax SLR. “I learned a lot during the Mercedes project about shooting outside, light, reflections, color,…