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Category : Act Naturally Photography Blog

21 Apr 2020

Scattered Little Stardusted One

Waiting for night to break out in the open the silence was broken… To me, through dust and smoke, she sang a familiar refrain “Little girl little girl you were just in the way… you’ll never be never be enough to stay… For a day you dreamed you were a pearl but you know better than to believe nice lies when you are the joke… they tease you with peroxide made Valentines… They haunt your warm and wanting veins… So […]

21 Apr 2020

South of the Border

This is one of my favorite photographs. It was taken by my mom in 1974 at “South of the Border,” just south of the North Carolina border in South Carolina. My mom took many, many photographs.  She was steadfast in her dedication to printing them and organizing them into albums.  I am so glad to have a photographic record of my family’s adventures–many taken before I was even born, like this one. Thank you Mom! My mom’s passion for taking […]

21 Apr 2020

I got 99 problems but boring ain’t one

Natalie resides in Peoria, Arizona, with her family. Her artistic journey has taken many twists and turns but photography and writing have become the primary outlets for her artistic expression. She is an artist at Offset.com, Lensdrop and Adobe. Her photography has been published multiple times by National Geographic Your Shot and she was named their artist of the week.  She has written photography blogs for Shutterstock, Lensbaby, and Beyond the Wanderlust. Natalie’s photography has been licensed for ads by […]

21 Apr 2020

align

Standing in the light reaching for the dark. Within the magnitude of stars the embers align… Natalie resides in Peoria, Arizona, with her family. Her artistic journey has taken many twists and turns but photography and writing have become the primary outlets for her artistic expression. She is an artist at Offset.com, Lensdrop and Adobe. Her work/photography has been published multiple times by National Geographic Your Shot, Lensbaby, Beyond the Wanderlust, and has been licensed for ads by Samsung and […]

21 Apr 2020

invisible lines

invisible lines rusted over by rain and shine…   Natalie resides in Peoria, Arizona, with her family. Her artistic journey has taken many twists and turns but photography and writing have become the primary outlets for her artistic expression. She is an artist at Offset.com, Lensdrop and Adobe. Her photography has been published multiple times by National Geographic Your Shot, Lensbaby, Beyond the Wanderlust, and has been licensed for ads by Samsung and other companies for advertisements. She currently has […]

20 Apr 2020

a sheild

a shield for the void…   Natalie resides in Peoria, Arizona, with her family. Her artistic journey has taken many twists and turns but photography and writing have become the primary outlets for her artistic expression. She is an artist at Offset.com, Lensdrop and Adobe. Her work/photography has been published multiple times by National Geographic Your Shot, Lensbaby, Beyond the Wanderlust, and has been licensed for ads by Samsung and other companies for advertisements. She currently has self-portrait work on […]

15 Apr 2020

outsider

outsider web   Natalie resides in Peoria, Arizona, with her family. Her artistic journey has taken many twists and turns but photography and writing have become the primary outlets for her artistic expression. She is an artist at Offset.com, Lensdrop and Adobe. Her work/photography has been published multiple times by National Geographic Your Shot, Lensbaby, Beyond the Wanderlust, and has been licensed for ads by Samsung and other companies for advertisements. She currently has self-portrait work on display at the […]

15 Apr 2020

free

free in the beams that bend across the universe… Natalie resides in Peoria, Arizona, with her family. Her artistic journey has taken many twists and turns but photography and writing have become the primary outlets for her artistic expression. She is an artist at Offset.com, Lensdrop and Adobe. Her work/photography has been published multiple times by National Geographic Your Shot, Lensbaby, Beyond the Wanderlust, and has been licensed for ads by Samsung and other companies for advertisements. She currently has […]

13 Apr 2020

not everyone

not everyone will see your value… which is why you must.   Natalie resides in Peoria, Arizona, with her family. Her artistic journey has taken many twists and turns but photography and writing have become the primary outlets for her artistic expression. She is an artist at Offset.com, Lensdrop and Adobe. Her work/photography has been published multiple times by National Geographic Your Shot, Lensbaby, Beyond the Wanderlust, and has been licensed for ads by Samsung and other companies for advertisements. […]

13 Apr 2020

come out come out

come out come out whoever you are. Natalie resides in Peoria, Arizona, with her family. Her artistic journey has taken many twists and turns but photography and writing have become the primary outlets for her artistic expression. She is an artist at Offset.com, Lensdrop and Adobe. Her work/photography has been published multiple times by National Geographic Your Shot, Lensbaby, Beyond the Wanderlust, and has been licensed for ads by Samsung and other companies for advertisements. She currently has self-portrait work […]