What a beautiful day for family pictures. First I want to thank all the brave men and women who defend our country: past, present, and future. This session was the great way to end my Memorial Day holiday.
I am trying to push myself to work on many aspects of photography this year, most of all taking purposeful pictures of our everyday life. I have decided for my creative exercises I will post a “this is what _____ looks like” in true lifestyle fashion every Friday on the blog.
This week, naptime. Now you may think to yourself “this is bold” I would never risk waking my child to snap some photos. Ha ha ha I totally agree. I have made a habit of keeping my camera on and ready for these moments I wish to photograph. One thing I have started to do is bring the camera upstairs with me and keep in on the nightstand when I am putting my daughter down for a nap or for bed so that if I can I am ready to snap while she sleeps or when she wakes. While I admit my shutter noise can be loud in a quiet room for this week I was willing to risk waking her.
So, for my first lifestyle friday: here is what naptime looks like