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how to photograph families with little kids

Little kids are amazing. Little kids (like 5 and under) are also very temperamental and opinionated when it comes to taking pictures. They can and often are tricky to photograph. So, how do you photograph a large group when little ones are a part of the group? Hmmm….well I will give you my best attempt…

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real genuine smiles…

Precious, real laughing smiles. Love it. And my manual settings for each of these shots: ISO – 400 (shade in the early evening) aperture – 3.2 shutter speed – 1/800 second laughter – a result of the little guy attempting to eat the dirt, he just thought it was so hilarious. :) And my manual…

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photography challenges to help us learn & grow

We have photography challenges going on our facebook page. Have you done any yet? Or are you missing out? What are these photography challenges you might ask? Well, they are specific tasks or goals to try to accomplish with your camera on manual. We have a new challenge every Friday. The idea is that you…

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the LCD screen on my camera

Ok, so I’m careful and a bit particular. I’ll admit it. Especially with my pricey professional equipment. So I have a cover on the LCD screen of both of my camera bodies. The cover protects the screens from scratches and whatever could happen so that they don’t get damaged. Well, I’m glad that I have…

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