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newborn babies and manual settings…

Oh the itty bitty babies…. I love them.

Just wanted to share some manual settings with you friends:

Manual settings for the image below:

ISO: 125
aperture: F 2.2
shutter speed: 1/200
lighting: natural window light
lens: canon’s 35mm 1.4L
camera body: canon’s 5D mark II

Manual settings for the image below:

ISO: 640
aperture: F 2
shutter speed: 1/160
lighting: natural window light
lens: canon’s 35mm 1.4L
camera body: canon’s 5D mark II

If you’re interested in learning more about photographing babies in detail then check out my newborn guide!

manual camera settings for photographing newborn babies

Babies, babies, oh precious babies…they’re amazing. And they change so fast. Here are a few images of a recent baby. These were photographed in the sweet baby’s home with natural window light.

The manual settings for this image below:
ISO – 640
aperture – F 2.5
shutter speed – 1/160 second
lens – canon 50mm 1.2L
camera body – canon 5D mark II

The manual settings for this image below:
ISO – 1250
aperture – F3.5
shutter speed – 1/160 second
lens – canon 100mm macro 2.8L
camera body – canon 5D mark II

The manual settings for this image below:
ISO – 640
aperture – F 2.8
shutter speed – 1/160 second
lens – canon 50mm 1.2L
camera body – canon 5D mark II

Want to learn more about photographing babies?

Check out my newborn ebook and posing guide

newborn photography

I love photographing newborn babies. It’s such a fleeting, amazing time of life. I currently photograph my newborn babies using exclusively natural window light. If you’d like to know more details about how I photograph the itty bitty babies you can learn more here.

The manual settings for this image below:
ISO – 400
aperture – F 5
shutter speed – 1/320 second
lens – canon 100mm macro 2.8L

The manual settings for this image below:
ISO – 400
aperture – F 5
shutter speed – 1/400 second
lens – canon 100mm macro 2.8L

The manual settings for this image below:
ISO – 125
aperture – F 2.8
shutter speed – 1/500 second
lens – canon 50mm 1.2L

Want to learn more about photographing babies?

Check out my newborn ebook and posing guide

photographing newborn babies

 

I love photographing little newborn babies. I wanted to share a few of my favorite baby photographs from this month. I’ll even share a few of my manual settings to help you out. :) If you want to learn even more about photographing newborn babies you can check out my newborn e-book and posing guide here.

The manual settings for this image below:
ISO – 2000
aperture – F 4
shutter speed – 1/160 second
lens – canon 100mm macro 2.8L
lighting – natural window light only

The manual settings for this image below:
ISO – 2500
aperture – F 2
shutter speed – 1/125 second
lens – canon 35mm 1.4L
lighting – natural window light from a distance away, added external flash canon 580 ex II

The manual settings for this image below:
ISO – 2500
aperture – F 8
shutter speed – 1/160 second
lens – canon 35mm 1.4L
lighting – diffused natural window light only

Want to learn more about photographing babies?

Check out my newborn ebook and posing guide