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Don’t Stop Moving

Time again I get so wrapped up in success that I can lose the essence of who I am. That child like faith and dreamer begins to fade away and numbers and figures become more important. Today, as I heard the kids playing outside so carelessly, I remembered the possibility of life. I know those…

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We are Women Leaders

When I first volunteered in the video department, there was a point when I was the only girl. I remember trying to encourage the last girl to stay on the team. I felt alone but I knew I was where I belonged and hoped I could encouraged other girls to join the team. When I…

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Infographic Animation

I’ve always admired those who could do amazing animations in After Effects. I remember back in 2005 watching Creative Cow’s hour long tutorials. They were always complicated and some how I would miss a step and nothing would work. This week, I had to overcome my fear and jumped in the deep end. As I…

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Behind the Scenes: Crystal

When I was creating my empire photography poster, I was in need of some fresh photos to use. Crystal has always been one of my favorite models to work with. She’s naturally beautiful, easy to direct and lots of fun to hang out with. My main objective was to get a portrait with great lighting,…

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Starting Something New

The current in thing is start up companies. Everyone is doing it. But to be honest, it’s not very glamorous to start a new business. No one knows who you are and you have little credibility. All you have is to hope people trust you. This weekend we had a very successful speaker and author visit…

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Day Off

When James asked me if I wanted to go Kayaking on my day off, it sounded more like work to me. I’ve never been the out door person but he kept instigating it would be fun. coffee The beginning of any good trip start with coffee. There’s this little place in Newport called Alta, probably…

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The Cost of Success

I am learning the cost of success is my attention. As I’m spending time working on building my new business, I wonder how I would I do this if I were married with children. I remember a TED talk of a lady encouraging career women not to pull back when they start thinking of having…