Heidi Ferguson Photography, Etc.

(the website formerly known as A Bit to Read and a Bite to Eat)

Photography and Award-winning Videography

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Eye for Composition

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Whether you need editorial, wildlife, landscape, family or business promo photos, I look forward to working with you on your next project.


Video Portfolio

View national award-winning and noteworthy videos I produced, filmed and edited. This portfolio is one of the few things bears, crossbows, fire, remote islands and birds have in common.

Copywriting Sample

Read a sample of my work with the written word.

Recent Articles

In No Particular Order, Books That Have Stuck with Me

July 13, 2021, 3:59 p.m.

These are books that changed my life and still hold a place close to my heart. I reference them or reread them often.

Have a Bias Towards Action (At the Right Time)

June 14, 2021, 9:25 a.m.

I know I need to adjust myself towards action because I am out of balance in favor of thinking. In a corrective sense, “bias towards action” can be very useful. However, I do not believe that an overall bias towards action is wise.

What Does "A Bit and a Bite" Mean?

May 6, 2021, 6:01 p.m.

What started as a cute name for writings and recipes turned into something more.

Recent Recipes

Chewy and a Little Bit Crispy Chocolate Chip Cookies (Vegan, Shelf-stable Ingredients)

Sept. 1, 2021, 6:54 p.m.

Are they the best chocolate chip cookies? Maybe. Are they simple, made entirely of shelf-stable ingredients, vegan and delicious? Yes. Have I made them constantly for the past several months, always keeping dough in the fridge in case of cookie emergency? YES.

Chex Mix (Less Healthy)

Jan. 12, 2019, 10:51 p.m.

There’s a secret to making the best party mix. (More butter? It involves more butter, doesn't it?)

For the Best Baked Potatoes, Use (a heckuvalotta) Salt

Nov. 27, 2018, 8:03 p.m.

The simple secret to roasting perfect potatoes.