Archive | February, 2009

Predictably Irrational Review

Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions by Dan Ariely My review rating: 5 of 5 starsOne of the best books I have ever read. It will drastically change how you think about marketing and how you are manipulated by unknown forces in your buying decisions. It uses a number of successful marketing […]

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52 Week Project

Last year you may remember that I attempted a 365 project (a self portrait a day for an entire year). Well I had mixed success and eventually abandoned the project due to a lack of focus. This year I decided I wanted to do something similar but with less demand on my very busy schedule […]

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Sami’s First Birthday

On Sunday, Andrew and Nicole came over with little Samantha for a photo session. Samantha turns 1 in two weeks and Mom and Dad asked me to capture their little darling. The session was a lot of fun! Sami is such a happy baby and she LOVED the peacock feather we used to tickle her. […]

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Outliers Review

Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell My review rating: 4 of 5 starsGreat book that takes the fantasy out of extremely successful people and puts more of their success on the opportunities they were given. It can be a little discouraging though if you feel that you won’t be as successful because you […]

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Good Reads

I recently signed up for the social book site GoodReads.  Here you can share the books that you have read or are currently reading with friends and recommend books to each other.  It’s pretty neat and since I’ve been doing a ton of reading lately (currently reading 3 different books), it seems to be a […]

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