Thursday, May 10, 2012

Life is Like a Camera

"Life is like a camera, just focus on what's important and capture the good times, develop from the negatives and if things don't work out, just take another shot." ~unknown

I just love this quote, it really makes me think about life. It's so easy to get distracted sometimes by minutia or an overwhelming amount of background noise, I need to focus more on only what is important and block out the rest.

This photo makes me realize that once again this year I've taken far too few photos. I need to change that. I really have no excuse now with my relatively new iPhone. It has actually come in really handy while shopping and while meeting with clients. I also recently signed up with Instagram to encourage me to take more candid photos of everyday life on the go.

Do you have a cherished, favorite photo in your home? Maybe it's from your wedding day, the day your baby was born, from a fun trip or with a special friend. I'd love to hear about it! :)

Thanks for stopping by!



  1. Karla our family loves going through photos and remembering....sometimes it is such a hoot...the Afros, leisure suits,etc!


    Art by Karena

  2. What a great quote! I take far too few photos too. Time slips by so quickly, it's hard to remember to capture it in pictures sometimes.

    My most cherished photos are of my grandmother who was the most precious, sweet-hearted person I've ever known.

  3. I have never been a photo type of person but for my newborn blog I decided to buy my own camera (as opposed to the family one) and I realized that I love taking pictures. So my favourite are the ones I took at the beach for a post ; I enjoyed this fairly new ewperience to go out alone and take my time. Oh, did I tell you ? I'm 60 years-old !!

  4. Karena-That sounds like so much fun! :)

    Angela, aren't grandmothers just so lovely!

    The Silver Bunny- I'll be sure to check out your new blog. What a wonderful way to get started with taking photos and blogging by investing in a new camera. :) I'll be sure to pop by for those beach images.


  5. Thanks for this reminder to mind the most important things and people in life.Short and precise post Karla, and pictures are good, can't get enough of them!

    God bless!

    Your newest follower from Inspirational Blogs.

  6. Thanks Ugochi for your comment and for the follow! :) I'll be sure to pop by your blog also. ~K

  7. Hi Karla! I am also a Carla and I too, take far too many fotos.
    I don't share them as much specially my selfies.Im trying to control that.
    I needednthat quote once again today.It tells me so much!
    Thank u for sharing
    xxx Carla xxx

    1. I'm glad you enjoyed the quote, Carla! Thanks so much for stopping by! :) XO ~Karla


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