I “met” this amazing photographer via a facebook post on the Professional Photographer Association’s page a couple years ago. Her story runs parallel to mine, to a degree. Certainly a photographer, writer, and blogger worth following! This article outlines one of the most essential aspects of photography composition – even for snapshots with your phone. Highly recommend the read, and if you’re in her area, her photography.
Several years ago I began my photography journey with just a Canon XTI and my 4 girls as my subjects. I wanted more than anything to take beautiful pictures of my children so I could commemorate every moment of their precious lives. I was shooting completely on automatic, unsure how to really use my camera but determined to get it right. I read endless books, devoured many websites and watched a ridiculous amount of videos. The most important thing I did was practice and practice some more. I made some terrible mistakes along the way, however with every mistake comes improvement and a lesson learned. A year passed and several cameras later my hobby blossomed into a business that I can proudly say if it weren’t for my girls and my desire to capture their beauty I wouldn’t be where I am today.
Over the past few months I’ve come…
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