Letters to Our Children – April 2013

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I am a part of another blog circle, what can I say they are fun and encourage me to shoot for myself. In this circle, we write a letter to our children once a month. I decided to use these letters as lessons and things I want my girls to learn. Plus, I have a […]

Photography Tips: Over 100 Tutorials

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I updated my “New Here” page with over 100 photography tips and tutorials but since many of you are not new, I thought I would write it as a post as well. I want to share with you everything I have learned over the past couple of years and help you along your journey! Whether […]

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Critique Me – Erin Chauvin

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Remember: -Read How to Critique a Photo -Make a critique sandwich – something positive, something you would have done differently, something positive -My rule: no improvement tip = deleted comment -This will benefit the person leaving the photo critique just as much if not more than the person receiving the critique. Thanks to Erin Chauvin […]

Secret to backlighting: Photography Tip Video Q & A

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Now that the sun is coming out and the weather is warmer we can play around with backlighting. Today I answer two questions pertaining to backlighting. I share a trick to help you nail focus and get correct exposure. Questions: “Tonight I was trying to shoot a couple with lots of pretty backlighting and sunflare. […]

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Lensbaby Love

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I recently got a Lensbaby Composer Pro with a Sweet Optic 35mm. What a fun lens! I have been in a photography funk lately and this lens is bringing me out of it. A few photographers and I started a Lensbaby Love blog circle. We were inspired by another Lensbaby blog circle started by Heather […]