The Inner Path of Photography

We yearn for the taste of the sacred…and through our cameras discover it, the world, and ourselves.

Category: Images

“Blessings”

A window looks out on the marsh, blue water of the high tide, winter grasses, a billowing curtain, sun shining through



When I count my blessings

I count you twice.


(Happy St. Patricks Day.)


Image: “Window to the Soul – High Tide”



A Note from Heidi:

The picture above is a view from my winter home and studio on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. It’s a short walk to First Encounter Beach, and at high tide, especially near times of the full moon, the sea comes in and covers the marsh. The view is constantly changing; sometimes it’s quite hard to concentrate on my work, as I look up and am once again in awe. The beautiful sky and clouds, the breeze rippling the water, and the happy paddling of the geese and ducks making their wonderful sounds – all bring me back to my soul.

Share the pleasure of changes with me…
More from the Collection, “Windows to the Soul” 

Experience a unique vision of beauty…
Cape Cod Winter Collection

“Begin Again”

Dramatic white and cream clouds rise in a dark blue sky, inspiring expansion and soulful feelings.



“Begin Again” is one of my favorite meditation phrases,
taken from the Buddhist practice.

It reminds us that each new year, each day, each moment
we are always free…

to recommit to what is most important to us
look to the future with positive anticipation
relax, allow for imperfection, and act again.

Breathe Deeply….

May you feel the grandeur of your Soul
now…and now…and now.

Begin Again.

Image: “The Grandeur of Your Soul”
© Heidi Straube 2019

Featured Photo Collections:
(my new website)

Clouds, Beaches, Sea
New Mexico Collection 
Cape Cod Winte

Photography Mentoring and Life Coaching

Photo Poems

About Heidi

“I wish…The gift card”

Winter tree at night, with the moon, jupiter and mars shining down.

I wish for

“Inspiration
Beauty
Food for my Soul”

she said

“It is possible…”

Spirit whispered  

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Feel the Love (gift cards here)

Feed your Soul (my new website)

Image: “Moon, Jupiter, Mars – Taos, NM”
© Heidi Straube 2018

Inner Path Photo Seminar at Cotuit Arts

Discover the inner experience of photography with me!

Registration is now open for my 6-week seminar 
“The Inner Path of Photography” 

at the Cotuit Center for the Arts, Cotuit, Massachusetts

January 8, 2019 – February 12, 2019
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

I invite you to join me in an exploration of the joy and mysteries of being a photographer; to deepen your connection to that knowing, special part of you that still believes in the wonder of the world; and to help you confidently create the images that express what you feel and truly want to “say.”

Drawing on the tradition of Minor White, techniques and philosophies from psychology, Zen, and other contemplative practices, exploring other artist insights on the creative process, and reflecting on our own images and reasons for being drawn to photography – we’ll connect with inner spirit, honor our awareness, feel, shoot, and create – photographs that reflect what we truly want to “say,” and lives of deeper connection.

For more details and to register, click here

Please feel free to contact me with any questions you may have!
It will be a pleasure to have you in class.

Heidi

Image: “Deep Love”
© Heidi Straube 2018

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