Archive for Children’s Portraits

Kids Say the Funniest Things

By · February 1, 2012 · Comments (0)

While I was setting up a background, chair, and accessories for a three month portrait, I was chatting with her six and ten year sisters. Well, they were chatting at me, I was in work mode. I couldn’t find my small white baby fabrics and wondered out loud if I sold them at my yard […]

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How to Take Better Pictures-Part 6

By · October 8, 2010 · Comments (0)

Expressions The most endearing part of any photograph of people is the expression. All other elements may fail, and we still love the photograph because of the expression. Getting a great expression is often the hardest part of taking portraits.  There are so many factors that come into play.  This skill takes time to develop […]

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How to Take Better Pictures-Part 3

By · September 17, 2010 · Comments (0)

Cropping for Interest Go ahead and cut through the top of a head or hat on someone’s head on purpose.  Look at the magazines, even scenes on television; they do it all of the time.  It adds drama to an image. It draws you to their eyes.  Yes, grandma will exclaim, “You cut her head […]

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