Colmar France Road Trip Through Alsace Region

By laura / May 22, 2024 / Comments Off on Colmar France Road Trip Through Alsace Region

The Champagne region of France offers beauty all around. I begin my morning by wandering around the Eglise Saint André Church in Orquevaux, which is located in the Champagne region of France.  A genuine smile greets me at the front door as the French language quietly lingers in the air.  I only hope to understand…

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Venice Italy Fine Art Photography

By laura / May 15, 2024 / Comments Off on Venice Italy Fine Art Photography

Venice, Italy, is a city like no other. This remarkable city contains a labyrinth of canals, narrow alleyways, and historic architecture that floats serenely on the waters of the Adriatic Sea.  With Venice, Italy’s, enchanting beauty and rich cultural heritage, it has captured the hearts of travelers for centuries. Arriving in Venice is an experience…

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Galena Illinois Hot Air Balloon Ride

By laura / May 8, 2024 / Comments Off on Galena Illinois Hot Air Balloon Ride

Up, Up, and Away:  The Enchanting Experience of a Hot Air Balloon Ride in Galena, Illinois. There’s something undeniably magical about floating effortlessly through the sky, surrounded by nothing but vast expanses of clouds and stunning landscapes stretching out below Galena, Illinois.  For those seeking a truly unforgettable adventure, a hot air balloon ride offers…

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C.D. Smith Supports Art For Iro

By laura / May 7, 2024 / Comments Off on C.D. Smith Supports Art For Iro

The Transformative Power of Art and Compassion at C.D. Smith      In a world often consumed by the hustle and bustle of daily life, it’s refreshing to dedicate my time and talent by giving back to the community through my passion for photography.  It’s my goal to preserve memories while raising awareness and support…

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Kentucky Derby At Churchill Downs

By laura / May 1, 2024 / Comments Off on Kentucky Derby At Churchill Downs

We attended the 137th Kentucky Derby in 2011. The Triple Crown, consisting of the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness Stakes, and the Belmont Stakes, is the pinnacle of thoroughbred horse racing in the United States.  For decades, these races have captured the imagination of millions, drawing crowds and television viewers from around the world. Anticipation reached…

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Acropolis of Athens Greece

By laura / April 24, 2024 /

A journey to ancient splendor: Athens, Greece and the Acropolis Embark on a journey of discovery as we trace the footsteps of ancient civilization through the historic streets of Athens, Greece.  From the bustling metropolis to the awe-inspiring ruins of the Parthenon and Acropolis, prepare to be transported back in time to a world of…

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Riverbend Kohler Wisconsin Wedding

By laura / April 22, 2024 / Comments Off on Riverbend Kohler Wisconsin Wedding

A Fairytale Marriage Ceremony at Riverbend in Kohler In the picturesque town of Kohler, Wisconsin, nestled along the serene Sheboygan River, lies the enchanting venue of Riverbend.  Riverbend is a place where dreams weave seamlessly into reality.  It was here, amidst the gentle rustle of the leaves and the soft murmur of the river, that…

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Orcas Island Located in San Juan Archipelago

By laura / April 17, 2024 /

Discover the Tranquil Beauty of the San Juan Islands Nestled in the heart of the Puget Sound, Orcas Island beckons travelers with its rugged coastline, lush forests, and abundant wildlife.  As I stepped off the ferry onto this enchanting isle, I felt an immediate sense of tranquility wash over me. Here’s a glimpse into my…

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Wanderlust Wednesdays Travel Series

By laura / April 10, 2024 / Comments Off on Wanderlust Wednesdays Travel Series

Welcome to Wanderlust Wednesdays by Studio L Wanderlust Wednesdays is an intimate look into our travel diaries.  Here we will be sharing our personal accounts of our travels, documenting experiences, observations and reflections during the journeys.  This travel series serves as a record of the places visited, the people encountered, and the adventures embarked upon.…

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Wall Art Installations By Studio L

By laura / January 17, 2024 / Comments Off on Wall Art Installations By Studio L

Limited Edition Wall Art By Studio L My creative process begins with the awareness of my surroundings.  I observe light, shapes, color and texture then capture it on film.  Once the film is processed and the negatives are scanned, I begin making new wall art using digital processes.  I focus on building compositions strong enough…

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