Around Town: Baltimore AMP

Posted on Oct 8, 2008 in Around Town, Kids, Non-Profit | No Comments

As many of you know, I have worked with a local non-profit group, the Baltimore Art and Music Project, for several years. Better known as the Baltimore AMP, the organization is based out of Dundalk, MD and aims to provide a safe, drug-free environment for kids and teens to express themselves through art. For more […]

Shannon and Dustin: an End of Summer Wedding…

Posted on Sep 28, 2008 in Weddings | One Comment

Last weekend, on September 20th, I had the pleasure of spending my own wedding anniversary shooting Shannon and Dustin’s wedding in beautiful, downtown Annapolis, Maryland. The weather was amazing and it was the end-of-summer event of the year!   One of the things that I love most about shooting weddings is all of the great […]

Bay Morning…

Posted on Aug 10, 2008 in Around Town, Art?, Nature | No Comments

My dad, my camera and I took a boat ride this morning in the coves of Dundalk and around Ft. Caroll. The bay is so beautiful in the morning…. We then rode out to Ft. Carroll, which was interesting since I had not been to this fort since I was a kid. From a distance, it […]

the maiden voyage was “Barr” none…

Posted on Jul 6, 2008 in Around Town, The Smuteks | No Comments

A few years ago, after us kids had left the nest, my father sold his boat and bought a Harley. I can’t say that either my sister or I were thrilled with the idea of my father returning to the riding world, but it had been over 20 years since he had owned a bike […]

busy summer so far….

Posted on Jul 5, 2008 in Around Town, The Smuteks | No Comments

  So far, this summer has been pretty busy. Two weeks ago I went to Baltimore’s Pride parade. I saw a lot of pride, and a lot of well, you can imagine… The same week, my grandmother turned 91. My sister had myself, my grandmother and my mother over for lunch.  at 91, grandma is […]