This last week I acquired some new (used) studio lights from a friend. I am excited to get to use them and understand how to improve my lighting with the new tools. Without doing much set up, I asked my daughters to pose for me to just see how much light they cast compared to [...]
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With fall colors all abound, it is that time of year, isn’t it? Family portraits beckon as we start to think of what we will put in our holiday cards to friends and family.
I find that I end up overusing my new favorite spot each year. Once I take a set of portraits [...]
My just under 2 year old has claimed my wife’s old phone as hers. It never fails to bring a smile to my face when she parrots what she has seen by putting the phone up to her ear and jabbering away.
Last night she was doing the same as always, but then started [...]
What better to do when there is fresh snow than run out into it and have some fun? That’s what my kids think of course! You have to have just the right snow of course, and often Utah has the famous “powder” that is great for skiing, but just plain stinks for snowballs [...]
I had a great time with the kids while sledding. I love to get out and play with them, but half the fun for me (of course) is to capture video and stills of them having fun. I try to make sure and balance out “my” fun though and make sure I actually [...]
Yesterday we took the kids out for some sledding in the snow at a new spot. It ended up being a great one. I was primarily taking video and some still shots of the kids sledding, but I snapped this one of my wife carrying our youngest back up the hill.
I find snow [...]
Being that I enjoy photography, my kids have obviously taken an interest in dad’s hobby. I try to show them things to learn early how to take some better photos, but at times it is difficult to figure out what you can convey to their young minds that will make a difference while also not [...]