Friday Feels


What an incredible week! From shooting a wedding in Arizona to attending Showit United photography conference… it’s been a great one.  It was just what I needed to finish out the fall season.  Overall, I am so grateful for the old and new friends I connected with this past week and am just feeling very thankful for this crazy life of mine. Hence, the more emotional Friday Feels this week!

A Must Read Book.


I could write an entire blog post about this book… I actually considered doing so I loved it so much. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck is so much more than just a bold title. It is written in a hilarious way that makes it extremely easy to read while being crazy insightful.

I originally borrowed the book from my sister who read it earlier this year.  After getting a couple pages in, I started writing, highlighting, underlining, etc. all over the pages.  I quickly realized that this would be a book I would want to keep. When I finished it, I told Audrey a new copy would be headed her way because I could never part ways with this incredible book.  If you’re curious about it or have read it and want to chat more… please reach out! To summarize how I feel,  this book was life-changing (cheesy I know…but I’m serious).

Beauty in the Darkness.

Friday-Feels-Ebby-L-Photography-PhotosThis past week, I had the opportunity to work along side the crazy talented photographer, David Mendoza. He led myself along with around 25 other photographers in a nighttime portrait shoot.  David introduced himself prior to and shared a little bit about himself.  The why behind what he does was extremely inspirational.  I don’t know if it was the way he started the shoot or the images that I ended up with but somehow I’ve found a new love within photography.

Showit United.


In previous posts, I’ve talked about the photography community. In recent years, I’ve made it a priority to become more involved and connected with others in my industry. I have attended Creative at Heart, The Reset Conference and Showit United twice.  Because I work from home and am typically alone when working, these conferences and opportunities to connect with others is so meaningful.  This past week, I spent three days in Tempe, AZ at Showit United 2017.  I have pages and pages in notes from all of the speakers and sessions I attended. As a result of everything I learned at United, my head is going crazy with everything I learned and want to do! For fellow photographers.. attend conferences!!

To read other Friday Feels, check out:

Friday Feels from Scottsdale

Friday Feels from Atlanta


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