Urban Birds | B&W Photography

Chandler, AZ | Canon 5D Mark IV | Collection and individual images available as fine-art prints, magnets, coasters, and digital download | Photography and editing by Brooke Oliphant, copyright 2021

Spontaneity, Self-Care, and Snow

I love exploring and seeing something new. I love the anticipation of looking forward to something. I’m quick to make plans, I often come-up with an idea and run out the door to make it happen “right now”, and I crave experiences that add value and create variety in my life. There’s a mindset shift,Continue reading “Spontaneity, Self-Care, and Snow”

Turtles and Ducks

Once a week I take myself on a photo adventure. The location and subject-matter aren’t really the point of this activity. . . it’s about creativity, seeing space and light through the lens, getting lost in myself, exploration, and my art. While the purpose is more about energy and emotion than the resulting images, I’dContinue reading “Turtles and Ducks”

Cactus in the Rain

I love when it rains in the desert. There’s something extra special about water in a space that’s always dry. While I’m not physically thirsty for the sky the open-up like the plants and animals, I feel excitement, appreciation, and celebration when it rains. I make a big deal out of it with my childrenContinue reading “Cactus in the Rain”

Ducks, Strangers, and a Truck

I’ve been chasing light and seeing the world as framed moments for as long as I can remember. With a camera in my hand something special always happens; it’s like magic right in front of my eyes and in my heart. Exploring and creating brings something to life inside of me that makes me feelContinue reading “Ducks, Strangers, and a Truck”