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Pausing to Take in Beauty

Kansas City Walk | The Nerd Nest 2

As part of my goal to savor this year, I’ve been working on slowing down and appreciating the things that are around me. One of the ways I do that is through photography.

Photo taking gets a bad rap. I hear a lot of “Put down the camera and live … Read the rest

Can’t Beat That Color | Fall Leaves Photo Walk

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Every year, I obsess over all of the wonderful colors of the ash trees in my neighborhood. And every year, I fully intend to photograph them, but a windy day or a rainstorm thwarts my plans. Not this year! I remembered to sling my camera over my neck when Jonas … Read the rest

In Bloom

In Bloom by Jake Anderson

In Bloom by Jake Anderson

In Bloom by Jake Anderson

In Bloom by Jake Anderson

In Bloom by Jake Anderson

In Bloom by Jake Anderson

In Bloom by Jake Anderson

In Bloom by Jake Anderson

One of my favorite things to do to relax and improve my photography is go on photo walks. Landscapes and still life are my favorites (though daily I’m more likely to be taking photos of my cute family), so one day this week I headed to Loose Park to get … Read the rest

Kit Bond Bridge

Kit Bond Bridge by Jake Anderson

It’s no secret I love a good photo walk, and most of the time my goal with them is to get several interesting photos. I wanted to get to play with my new camera last week without sacrificing too much of my limited alone time with Megan after the … Read the rest

Building Topper Photo Walk

Building Topper Photo Walk

I’m calling this a photo walk, even though it was actually a photo ride because I took the scooter. Usually when Megan or I or both of us do photo walks, it’s to capture specific life documentation or is just a fun exercise to photograph whatever looks interesting. This time, … Read the rest

Neighborhood Photo Walk

Neighborhood Photo Walk

We’ve shared bits of our neighborhood in a post about our favorite neighborhood pizza place and bookstore and we took you on a walk through the quirky residential part of our neighborhood, but the whole of Westport isn’t that pretty. We’ve got great local shops and really pretty sections, … Read the rest

Rose Garden Photo Walk

Loose Park Photo Walk

It’s rainy and gloomy here in Kansas City today, so we thought it would be a good day to share cheery flower pictures. Megan and I love doing photo walks as dates, but in September I went to a local park and rose garden by myself to de-stress. And wow, … Read the rest

City Walks

Kansas City

We love taking long city walks when the weather is nice. Kansas City has beautiful and inspiring architecture; we’ll never get board with it! Here’s the photos from our last city walk:

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Welcome to the Neighborhood

Volker

We love our neighborhood. We live in Volker, a historic neighborhood in the Westport District of Kansas City, MO. We chose it because we feel that we’re getting the best of both worlds: awesome city livin’ with a neighborhood feel that makes you feel like you’re on Sesame Street. So … Read the rest