Missing in Action

Where has Sheila been? What has she been up to? Was she kidnapped by aliens?! Fear not! For I am still here.πŸ™‚ I’ve been pondering the meaning of life … or something like that. I’ve been taking a bit of a hiatus to consider where and how photography can continue to fit into my life. … Continue reading Missing in Action


I am thankful for all of the things we take for granted: clean, running water; electricity & gas; the roof over our heads; our cars; education; an over-abundance of clothing, shoes, furniture, and blankets; and jobs! I think of people who have designer clothes, homes with more space than they know what to do with, … Continue reading Thanksgiving

Dog in a Log

Hiking through the forest, working up a sweat (and a pant), thinking this looks like a good place to take a break and rest a bit. Doesn’t this sound like a peaceful escape? Enter reality… She was actually in a bright blue plastic tunnel at a dog park, but I had a different vision… I … Continue reading Dog in a Log

Lights, Camera, Flower!

Calming nausea with the magical pink stuff while suffering through an annoying headache that had me just this side of dizzy is no fun. A little photo therapy was essential. These were done with a single off-camera flash. Flash – manual at 1/4 power a little less than 3 ft away with a 6 in … Continue reading Lights, Camera, Flower!

Fall Snow

Our first measurable snowfall of the season. It has snowed already, but it was basically a dusting. I knew a lot of it would melt fast, so I grabbed my camera and headed out around 7 a.m. ________________________________________________ Sheila Karner is no ordinary Denver portrait photographer. Each portrait session is treated with care and creativity … Continue reading Fall Snow

Play Date

Thursday adventure … treasures! My photog partner in crime (Steph) at work! ________________________________________________ Sheila Karner is no ordinary Denver portrait photographer. Each portrait session is treated with care and creativity uncommon with other Denver photography studios. Your photography session is designed to offer you unique photographs in the Denver, Colorado area. Sheila Karner Photography offers … Continue reading Play Date

Scouting & Discovering

Thursdays might have to be all about photography. Anything and everything to do with it – whether it be shooting, editing, learning more about Lightroom and Photoshop, workshops, or scouting locations for portraits, landscapes, and nature in general. Today was an adventure in scouting locations, which lead to pleasing discoveries! We started out at Silo … Continue reading Scouting & Discovering