Faith

June 21, 2011
Source*Note: This past weekend, we attended my parents church instead of our regular service. I thought I’d share the lesson from the service we attended, but it is a little different than the series I’ve been following at my church. I may pick up my own church’s lesson later this week and share.*Do you remember this (picture to the right)? That’s right, the “rapture” and “judgment day” was said to happen on May 21, 2011 at 6 pm. Obviously, that day has come and gone…and we’re all here, but those responsible for this message (namely,...
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Anatomy of a Portrait

June 21, 2011
Last week, I shared more photos of Casey from our impromptu portrait session at Duke Gardens. She assures me that she’s got beautiful pictures of me to share soon…so just stay tuned. As it turns out, I found a few shots of me taken by Casey on MY camera…so I thought I’d share the anatomy of a portrait edit.On the far left (above), you see the Straight Out of the Camera (SOOC) shot. Casey is unfamiliar with my camera’s settings, so…I set up the shot and got into place. Also, since I shoot RAW, all of my photos appear a little dull SOOC…thus the reason...
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I Heart Faces: Let’s Hear It For The Boys!...

June 20, 2011
Yesterday, after spending most of the day with my parents, my husband and I came back to the house. We had plenty of chores that still needed to be done, so I quickly put away my birthday goodies and was walking back downstairs (probably to start the laundry) when I noticed him taking a moment to himself in our bedroom. My husband works incredibly hard all week. He hardly has a moment to himself. This was his moment. Have a wonderful
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Shoot and Edit Week 24 – Father’s Day SOOC...

June 20, 2011
Welcome to the 24th week of Shoot and Edit: Part 1. Click HERE for all the details and upcoming prompts/themes and past tutorials. This week our theme or prompt is “Father’s Day” (this is just a suggestion, you can show us any SOOC shot). You have until Wednesday each week to link your SOOC shot up on Jill’s blog. On Thursday, you can link up your edits with ME after following some of my tips on how to edit your shots (or just post your edit on Thursday and you can pick up my tips for next week). I often struggle with the prompts, but I knew I’d be at my parents...
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