1.10.2009

Loosen up my buttons, baby.

Not really, but seeing as how I'm attempting to master all of the crazy buttons on my new camera, I thought this would be a semi-appropriate title. It's a stretch, isn't it?

So much to learn on this baby! I decided today would be a day to shoot many pictures with more manual settings, just to see what happens. Want to see?

[Why do I love his nose so much?]

[my boys]

[his tongue is so long and rubbery!]

[Gooey Butter Cookies for our work Christmas party tonight...mmmmm]

[A little sip of heaven]

[Sammy, my in-laws dog, comes to pose a bit]

[they have such a love/hate relationship]

[those eyelashes!]

[my new favorite Sammy picture. Such wisdom in those old eyes]

[I'm quite fond of his nose, too, afro fur and all]

[somewhat artsy.]

[I really like this one]

[he loves to pose]

[and now, the shaking series...1]

[...2...]

[......3.....]

[another good one of Sammy]
So yeah, mostly the same subjects over and over as you can see. Tomorrow I plan on venturing out into the snowy wonderland that is our neighborhood to try out some more natural light pictures! So.much.fun. Stay tuned.

9 comments:

  1. Cute boys! I am SO jealous! I'm dying to get my hands on a good camera. As much as I love lightroom and photoshop, I can just feel my creativity juices flowing with a good camera... but for now I'll live vicariously through you! :)

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  2. when you have a lot of light, try shooting without the flash. i hate my flash and i never use it. ever. i feel like it robs the shot of its true colors.

    -Pamela

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  3. Wow, these pictures are great. Your subjects are pretty cute too.

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  4. Great pictures! They are just so cooperative!

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  5. I sooo have that song stuck in my head now lol!

    Based on your pictures, there's good reason to be captivated by the nose! :)

    My favorite shot is of Nate and Henry though, hands down!

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  7. Great pictures...I'm jealous!

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