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Monthly Archives: June 2013

This month was fun, because Emily and I found this beautiful black lace at a fabric shop a while back, and I have been wanting to figure out what to do with it. We were also practicing with her hair for her middle school graduation ceremony, and to match her vintage-looking dress she wanted a […]

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I’ve  decided that for this blog circle, I am going to try to get out my Lensbaby for at least a few shots most times I get out my camera. It means that my images for these posts will often be somewhat visually disjointed, but it will be lots more practice, which is my ultimate […]

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Remember this little guy, from my first real newborn shoot? Well, he’s a toddler now—and a darned adorable one at that! And his “big” brother is a preschooler! Time flies… I got to play with them on Friday evening at the park. Little Mr. D had such a crush on Emily, too—so cute! His very […]

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Not from high school, of course, but from middle school! She graduated with high honors, and we are so proud of her! On her last day, I greeted her with graduation streamers on the front door—she was so excited! I adore the dress, shoes, shoes, and hairstyle she chose for the big event: She was […]

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Back in 2010, I rented the original version of the 24-70 along with a 5D Mark II, and that lens left me unimpressed (it was too heavy for my hands, it seemed to hunt for focus, and the images just weren’t terribly sharp even when I compared them to images from my non-L 18-55 images […]

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This month was an exercise I was really excited about, but then I just couldn’t seem to make it happen! I had these grand visions of finding something truly ugly but that was somehow lit with gorgeous light. But everything I considered came up woefully short, until I realized that what I was judging my […]

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