She’s Back!

The Husband and I, Dinner on Our Last Night in Tokyo © Emily Shur 2009

Well, seems I took an impromptu break from my little blog baby….I didn’t mean to.  It just kind of happened.  At first, I meant to write a ‘sayonara’ type post before leaving for Japan.  Then, I got caught up with the [...]

Too Much Emily

Jason Segel © Emily Shur

OK – this will be the last self-promotional blog post – for a little while, at least.  I feel like all I’ve been doing lately is toot toot tooting my own horn, but hey…a girl’s gotta do what a girl’s gotta do.  On a quick side note, did anyone call farts [...]


Lake Powell © Emily Shur 2006

It’s not that we artist types do what we do solely for validation, but without a little bit here and there, it becomes difficult for us to know whether or not we are on the right path.  I’m all for constructive criticism as well, but it’s not like when you [...]

The Fifth Time’s The Charm

View From the Park Hotel, Tokyo © Emily Shur 2006

In twelve days, the husband and I will be departing for a week of good times in our favorite city, Tokyo.  We were there almost exactly one year ago, but only for a few days and there were some work obligations associated with our trip.  This [...]

NY NY It’s A Hell of a Town

Chinese Food with Friends

Pier 59 Snow

Street Snow

Scooter Snow

All images © Emily Shur 2009

I was in NY last week for a shoot and had a great time.  Saw friends – Matt, Stacey, Nina, Eric, Andrew.  Met a new friend – Peter.  Hung tough with Billie (see above).  I shot at Pier 59 for the first time [...]

Photo of the Day: The Baroness

The Baroness and Her Daddy © Emily Shur 2009

It’s been a while since The Baroness had a photo of the day…plus I just can’t help myself.  I’ll get back to the photo stuff tomorrow, but for now, just appreciate the cuteness.

Toot Toot Number Two

Oh happy day.  Today my Picnic Table picture is featured on Flak Photo!  You can see it here.  Also, you can follow Flak Photo on Twitter here.  This is very exciting for me, and I thank Andy for the support.  I’ve been in NYC the past few days on a shoot and am coming home [...]