Friday, February 25, 2011

Baby in Flight :)

We've been taking the kids to the beach after dinner every night lately, trying to wear them out so they'll go to sleep at a reasonable hour. It doesn't work though, lol.
Anyhoo, this week has really been a huge step forward for me with my camera, I'm pretty much shooting everything in Manual now, hooray! I had one of those moments when it all just clunked into place in my head, lol. So I took my camera to the beach and was trying my hand at silhouette's and this is what I came up with:





(Heads, Shoulders, Knee's and Toes - Anything but a Face week at I Heart Faces)


I love this photo.
I love everything about it. It's probably not "perfect" technical-wise, lol but I just love how relaxed and free William looks in the air and I love that Charlotte is there, head thrown back laughing with the sun in her hair. And hubby looks a bit muscly too LOL!
I'm going to get it blown up and framed. Cause I heart it :D

And, it's SOOC, yay for me! I did try some editing on it but kept coming back to the original :)
And if anyone is interested
1/4000
f/5.0
ISO 100
I have no idea if those are the right kind of settings for this type of shot but I got a result I was happy with, lol.




and then, she {snapped}  
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38 comments:

Heidi said...

I LOVE this photo! My 3-year-old is a daredevil and loves it when daddy tosses her skyward.

Carletta said...

I love the shimmers of light on all their heads!
He really looks as if he is flying. :)
I don't know if it's tecnically correct or not but it's wonderful and magical.

rachel said...

great shot! I want to try my hand at silhouttes...I mean, the kind on purpose, not accidentally. ; )

Anne U said...

Beautiful, you should frame this.

Tara said...

Love this, such a great shot...very frame worthy!

thatgirlblogs said...

It's really beautiful!

Ashley Sisk said...

Oh wow - I love love love this shot.

Melissa said...

Oh I love this photo to, just as it is! You are so right, this will be just perfect in a frame! What a fun memory captured, and that is the purpose right?!! Way to go mommy!

jillconyers said...

I can see why you love that shot. A beautiful capture.

kbreints said...

Such a beautiful shot. Love the way they are in silhouette! Fantastic!

DaogreerEarthWorks said...

I love a good silhouette!

creatingme said...

oh yes oh yes...my favorite photos!!! Throwing baby!

Lolli said...

I love the pose that you captured int the air! Perfection!!

Ashley said...

I absolutely LOVE It! xo

Robin said...

Just beautiful! Nothing better than getting a warm shot of a daddy with his children!! <3

Cecily R said...

It's a FABULOUS shot. A framer for sure!

Jaymi said...

wow, thats such a great shot!!

Danielle said...

What a fun photo!

O Schrock said...

Wow! What a great photo! Thanks so much for sharing!

Emily said...

this really is a beautiful photograph! and congrats on shooting in manual--such a great feeling!

Casey said...

Beautiful!

Brandi Sue said...

So pretty!

Sherry said...

I am so super impressed with this SOOC shot! You go girl, it is beautiful!! :D

D said...

I LOVE IT!!! And YAY for manual! You go girl :)
Oh, and thanks for including your settings, that really helps me

Allison Lewis said...

silhouettes and flying baby pictures...you combined two of my favorite things. :-) well done!!

allison
allisonlewisphotography.com

Siany said...

OMG This photo takes my breath away unbelievably good!

Christi said...

Wow .... that is a fabulous shot!! LOVE LOVE LOVE it!!

Stephanie said...

I love this!! Very great shot and capture!!

Kate said...

PERFECT shot!!! I love it!! Great job!!

Jamie said...

Beautiful photo!

Wendhy Jeffers Photography said...

LOVE LOVE LOVE!!!!

Vera said...

Fabulous shot!

Ashley J. said...

What an awesome shot! Your little one looks like he's flying!
Amazing capture, mama!

Mrs.Mayhem said...

Very cool photo! I love the blue color.

Grumplestilskin said...

What a lovely photo. Great job!

Essence Of The Soul Photography said...

Very cute

Liv said...

BEAUTIFUL!! Congrats on switching to Manual too! That's always a scary step. Looks like you were more than ready. Great timing too. Can you help me win this scholarship? It's super easy! Check out my blog www.livinthemomentphotography.blogspot.com , to find out how you can help me pay for college and help yourself win an amazing blog giveaway!

joyfulheart said...

the photo looks perfect, you captured life and the moment and that's what beautiful photography is.

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