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After eight years of dating and even engagement, Shaina and Joshua were finally calling it quits. More accurately, they were giving up their old relationship for a new life of wedded bliss, and Erica and I were thrilled to photograph their wedding day there at Carmichael Presbyerian Church. Our...

Flying Back to the Nest

06 Jun 2016, Posted by P.J. Oswald in People

Typically, it's the children who leave the nest to make a life for themselves. It didn't work that way in our family. Quite the opposite, in fact. Not long after my brother and I moved out of the house for college, marriage, and general adulthood, these two flew the...

Flight of Fancy at Eilean Donan Castle

31 Mar 2016, Posted by P.J. Oswald in Places

Since I've never starred in an episode of Downton Abbey myself, I suppose our tour of Eilean Donan castle was the closest I'll come. The day began rainy, and it ended rainy as well. That's what we had signed up for on our family trip to Scotland. Our...

Full of Promise

01 Mar 2016, Posted by P.J. Oswald in People, Places

There are many feelings that I wish I could bottle, only to save away for some other time that I'm feeling thirsty for that sentiment. This moment of promise was precisely one of those times. Had it been bottled, I believe it would have aged...

The Son With The Smile

11 Feb 2016, Posted by P.J. Oswald in People

If my two-year-old son Ashton could write this blog post, this is what he'd tell you: most times, i smile. right now, i don't wanna. i'm stuk here in my toddler bed, apparently, an' the lights are owt and i'm soooo angry. an' its all daddy's fault. sorta. there I...