Thursday, September 9, 2010

Geeze Louise! I am talking an online Photography Class and each day we have an assignment (big surprise there eh?). Today our assignment is PORTRAITS. Normally, I LOVE portraits. Love them to pieces but, today I did not have a happy camper. She didn't like the sun. *sigh* I really have no clue how to set my F stops, ISO, white balance (but that is what we are learning) plus, I have a lack of imagination for editing. Any suggestions are greatly welcome!! So - that makes for a hard assignment.

I thought I would be cool and also post a shot for Natalie's Shoot & Tell challenge. *rolls eyes* that went over about like a lead balloon.

Oh and I ended up using THIS shot for my portrait shot in my class.





Just playing with editing. See I am not that great.

See how happy she was. *sigh*

And this is the photo I will use for the "LOOKING UP" (or sideways in my case) :P Challenge.


Coco said...

Hello there! I too am taking the class and I swear when I have an assignment I am not happy with any of the shots I get. Yours look wonderful! I love the color and the effects from the sun! Good job!

Barb Phillips said...

Shari your first photo is still the one I prefer. No distraction or sun spots. You did will. You say ISO, f/stop, WB and Shutters are still getting you down, Why? Drop me a line and lets clear this up. Ü

Anonymous said...

Yours look great. I love the sun shots. I can never get shots like that.

Renegades said...

Cute photo for the shoot and tell assignment.

Faith said...

LOVE the 2nd and 3rd one!! :)

Natalie said...

Aww! Idk what you're talkin about with mot being able to set this or that bc your photos are amazing! Really great! Thanks for entering!

Muriel said...

Beautiful shots, I love the one with the tire! Great job, I too am in the class!!

He & Me + 3 said...

Those are gorgeous. I love her hoodie. CUTE.
I need to join this online class. How?

Valerie @ Frugal Family Fun Blog said...

They look great, and the colors are amazing! Plus she's super-cute whether she smiles or not. ;-) Sounds like a really interesting class!!

Sarah said...

These photos are great! Even if your daughter wasn't being the happiest subject ever, they still came out amazing! I really need to work on my skill level as well. Would you mind sharing some of the details about the class you are involved in. I would love to join something like that!

Steph said...

I think your shots are great! I really love the picture you picked for class. Good job!! :)

JoJo said...

I love how annoyed she looks in the second to last one. So not Hannah's usual style and it makes me laugh.