I'm always excited for my shoots with these two girls. They always have great attitudes and energy and love to get creative in front of the camera. I adore them and their beautiful mama (who I WILL talk into getting in front of the camera for me one of these days!!) Love a sister session! #FortMonroe #springportraits #onlocationportraits #familyphotographer #goldenhour #Virigina #naturalportraits #beautyphotography #HamptonRoadsPhotographer #Kids #tweens #HamptonFamilyPhoto
A huge thank you to Fantastically Flawed for selecting my fall wildflower image for their Top 5! I can't believe these flowers are STILL blooming! We're still attracting bees, butterflies and dragonflies in November! Planting this little patch of beauty was the best decision I made this spring :-)
Also getting some practice on one of my vintage lenses, my Canon FD 135 f/3.5. I love the texture of this lens and it really does give a great "fantastically flawed" result. #
I've been experimenting with using vintage film lenses on my full frame DSLR cameras. This is one of my most recent finds, and one I'm just finally getting the hang of. It's Canon FD 70-200 f/4 and when using it (even at 70mm) has the most amazing bokeh! It even has macro capabilities.
The main downside is that the lens is manual focusing, so catching fast moving bug and kids can be a challenge, but I'm improving every day and learning the tricks of continuously manuall