The Inner Path of Photography

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

Category: My Studio…today

“Be”

A lone egret steps carefully at sunset, the pink glow and clouds reflected in the still water.



An Evening Meditation
(Master Egret inspires)

Slowly, carefully lift the foot… Hold…

now place it…gently, deliberately…

back into the water.

Pause.   

Breathe.   

Be.

No rush today. May you hold the inner silence. 

Image: “Evening Silence”
© Heidi Straube 2019, “My Studio…Today”

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A Note from Heidi:

July 2019 finds me in St. Petersburg, Florida, discovering new mysteries of the sea and sky, finding ever more companions in creating and exploring the world.  With each move, I experience a combination of the familiar plus the feeling of a foreign country – always new beginnings as well as deepening what has come before.  I look forward to sharing with you more about the inner journey, as well as the images that inspire me. 

“My life is a study in living with impermanence –
each day brings its own subtle or dramatic changes.

The world is my studio.”

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Explore:
Featured Photo Collections:

Clouds, Beaches, Sea
New Mexico Collection
Cape Cod Winter

Personal Mentoring: Life Coaching and Photography 

Photo Poems

About Heidi




“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

“A Child, Deer, Woods: The Gift”

 

 

As a child, I tiptoed through the woods
hoping to discover the flattened grass
left from the sleep of deer the night before.

To find one of these spots was to step into a deep
experience of the Sacred.

Awed, immersed in the mystical,
I imagined the deer watching over me, and received their special gift
allowing me into their secret, peaceful home.

I still silently breathe a sigh of gratitude.

 

“Sweetness”

image

Elegance.

Simple beauty.

Softness.

I wish you much sweetness today.

 

Image: “Morning Love”
© Heidi Straube 2016

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