Patriotic Beauty

 

I took my sister out to the backyard for a mini photo shoot with her new hat last week. The patriotic colors were a happy accident 🙂 To those of you who live in the US, have a great Independence Day tomorrow!

Blogiversary | Top 10 Portraits

Today is my two year blog anniversary (“blogiversary”!)! I thought I would celebrate the occasion by posting my fave pics from the last while and since I have too many for one post, I’m going to make it a several-part series 🙂 Enjoy my top 10 favorite portrait photos!

Evening Portraits

More photos of my sweet sister 🙂

Sister Love

I may be a bit biased, but I happen to think that my little sister is the bomb…not to mention very pretty, too:)

30 Day Photo Challenge: Day #9 “Someone You Love”

001February 18, 2013

Day #9. “Someone You Love”. My sister. Enough said:)

For those of you who care about details, this shot was taken at 40mm, ISO 250, f2.8, 1/250 of a second. Contrast, clarity and B&W conversion adjusted in Lightroom 4.

I have five blogger friends who have joined me so far in this challenge! To see their challenge posts, please visit their blogs at:

http://y0urstrulee.wordpress.com

http://iclickallthetime.wordpress.com

http://kvisionphotography.wordpress.com

http://snappyspeak.com

http://chickenandtea.wordpress.com

If you would like to join in, please leave me a comment to let me know. I will put a link to any other participants at the bottom of each of my challenge posts. Reminder: It can take you MORE than 30 days to complete this challenge. I know it will definitely take me longer than that:)

My challenge posts will be filled under the “30 Day Photo Challenge” tab on the main page of my blog. Enjoy:)

30 Day Photo Challenge: Day #7 “Changes to Come”

001February 15, 2013

Here is my photo from day #7 “Changes to Come”. To me, children are a great symbol of change. I have known this little cutie in the photo since she was 6 months old and now she is 4:) Please enjoy and treasure every moment you have with those you love…life is precious!

For those of you who care about details, this shot was taken at 50mm, ISO 250, f2.8, 1/80 of a second. Contrast and white balance adjusted in Lightroom 4.

I have five blogger friends who have joined me so far in this challenge! To see their challenge posts, please visit their blogs at:

http://y0urstrulee.wordpress.com

http://iclickallthetime.wordpress.com

http://kvisionphotography.wordpress.com

http://snappyspeak.com

http://chickenandtea.wordpress.com

If you would like to join in, please leave me a comment to let me know. I will put a link to any other participants at the bottom of each of my challenge posts. Reminder: It can take you MORE than 30 days to complete this challenge. I know it will definitely take me longer than that:)

My challenge posts will be filled under the “30 Day Photo Challenge” tab on the main page of my blog. Enjoy:)

Hey Soul Sister

Love these shots of my sister from our photo shoot today! I’ve been experimenting with window light lately. Do you like the B &W or the color ones better? Happy Saturday, everyone:)