Mia Starfish beautiful cat

Social Media vs. Real Life

How much time do you spend scrolling aimlessly through your Social Media feeds? Fast forward 30 mins and you are 400 weeks deep in someones Instagram feed who you once knew, no longer talk to or an ex’s ex-girlfriends new boyfriends feed. We all do it, I know I am guilty. Lately it has left me feeling anything but inspired, it has actually done exactly the opposite.

Being a social being, it’s totally naturally for me to tweet my life, post about it on Facebook and publish the beautiful images I take on Instagram.  It’s my life, I don’t think twice about it, its just second nature.

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Photography: PAUL

A while ago, I bought a Canon camera and I love it but I really didn’t know how to use it. I know it’s super powerful, because it’s the same camera most professional photographers use. It has sat in my house not being used for about 5 months, until recently were I needed to take some pictures for a client at work. One of our Art Directors had the same camera as me and was taking MUCH better pictures than me, she gave me a few tips and showed me little tricks that I haven’t been able to find on YouTube or any other blog I have read and re-read – it was so simple and I finally “got it”READ MORE

Let’s talk Snapchat

I have been a huge Snapchat advocate since I became aware of the app about 4 years ago.  I love the filters and the way in which the app curates content from around the world to make it’s Snapchat stories.  I have even added Croatia and Yacht Week to my list of things to do before I die because I watched a Snapchat story on Croatia and Yacht Week.

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