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Monthly Archives: January 2012

My husband got me the 100L for Christmas; my first pro lens! It’s designated as a macro which I have always wanted to play with, but it does equally well with portraits, with crystal-clear sharpness and gorgeous, creamy backgrounds. I am in LOVE!!!! Boy, can I see the difference in a L lens…

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I don’t normally get terribly philosophical in these blog posts, mostly because I am shy about putting my sometimes overly analytical tendencies too much “out there” for the world to see (which would prove what a nut I truly am!). But I got my very first macro lens from my dear husband for Christmas, and […]

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I’ve been seeing photographers posting their very favorites from 2011, and I love that idea because I love being able to see what an artist selects as the images that truly make THEIR hearts sing. So to close out my first calendar year of having a blog, I wanted to give it a try as […]

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OK, so here is my final blog post on my four-week class with CM’s Sarah Wilkerson on Advanced Compostion and Creativity. (Week One is blogged here, Week Two here, and Week Three here.) This week we weren’t necessarily shooting anything new (though we could if we wanted to); instead we learned how to edit an […]

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