Today, and everyday, I want to say a heartfelt thank you to my mom, the strongest, most resilient person I know. She climbed Mt. Reiner last summer to celebrate her 50th birthday. She is beyond bad-ass. I hope this photograph does her justice. My Mother, Age 51. Red Rock Canyon, NV. April 29, 2015.
Category Archives: Personal
I talked to one of my childhood friends on Monday and she reminded me of something I have often forgotten, both in my past relationships and even now, in my current life. What she told me was this: “Being cherished is so important.” Isn’t that what everyone wants? To feel valued? To feel appreciated by another […]
So if you know me directly, or have read my blog post low-down, you will know that I am the proud mother of a kitten (more like teen cat, now). Here she is, looking fierce and sniffing her first Springtime air. Poda’s First Spring | © Lauryn Gutierrez 2015 iphone5c, edited with VSCO April 1, 2015
There’s something about Spring that just gives me a sense of hope. Nature all around us is waking up to greet the new season. A new bout of life is making itself known – tentatively maybe at first, but then roaring with full force of color onto the scene. These blossoms all but screamed at me […]
I’m going to start sharing with you some personal photography. I’ve been quite into macro lately. I hope you enjoy this image today — I was walking home in the rain and captured this with my iphone 5c and edited it with VSCO. “I Find Diamonds Where I Can” March 20, 2015 | Washington, D.C.
My dear friends, I apologize for not updating you on the going’s-on of 519 Photography lately. There have been some incredible changes in my personal life in the last six weeks, and thus my business has been on hold as I have weathered these changes and forged a new path. As my clients and friends, […]