I'm reading Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport and planning a digital declutter in the coming month. With that I'd like to act more intentional related to photography and enjoy that medium once again. My words may be short here, but it is my hope to share more compelling images from throughout my weeks. I'm using … Continue reading Digital DeClutter
I had the pleasure of photographing this little lady over the weekend and really have been bitten by the photography bug this winter from all the little babes that have been born! I am enjoying my old venture so much and I am actually looking forward to more I will be photographing in this new … Continue reading Aurora’s Newborn Portraits – New Jersey Newborn Photographer
It's been quite a while for me to not write or say anything. I'm usually a rather chatty gal. I've taken the time off this month to focus on our little family and all things holiday related. We've got some amazing upcoming plans for 2019 and I plan to share more about those soon. Also, … Continue reading Taking Time Off to Be Creative
I feel as though I'm always busy, yet I have an abundance of downtime and freedom to do as I choose. It's a weird feeling, but one I'm embracing. There is a lot on my mind, a lot to accomplish this fall, and more coming throughout the winter. The good thing is that I'm picking … Continue reading Monkey and Macro Photography
Ever since the Lola Retreat, I've been working hard on ideas for side hustles and how to create multiple sources of income. I do currently have a little income on the side, but I'd like to find a way for that to grow to mainly support my hobbies and interests as it used to with … Continue reading Second Jobs or Side Hustles?
In the process of deciding to rejoin Instagram, and rebuilding my photography business, I have been spending time digging through my archives enjoying old photos I've taken on various trips. I'm sharing a bunch over on IG, follow me there. Prior to having kids, I was known to have a DSLR camera with me at … Continue reading Photographs from My Archive: Monterey, California
If you've hung around me for awhile, or read this blog in the past year, you'll know I have a deep love/hate relationship with social media. I love it for the connections I make, but I hate when it creeps into my life. At times, it makes me unhappy that I'm not "successful" like everyone … Continue reading Hello Instagram, My Old Friend
For the record, our Christmas Cards for 2017 are in the mail and on their way. We finally got around to doing them, which is much better than where we were last year. We went luxuriously frugal this year and bought boxed cards and printed the photos on our home printer. I'd say, not too … Continue reading We sent Christmas Cards!
Over seven and a half years ago, I started a website and opened up my first business, Kate Nesi Photography. I started out confident in my skills, full of excitement, and open to meeting new people and seeing if I could recoup my investment. That very first year I invested about $4,500 in camera and … Continue reading Quietly Closing Kate Nesi Photography
I'm super excited to have written an article for a site that helped me grow tremendously as a photographer: Digital Photography School! Check it out, it's all about photographing your child's firsts. Lots of tips and info to get you started or even help you capture the little ones in your extended family. Tips for … Continue reading Photographing Your Child’s Firsts at Digital Photography School