I resurrected THIS GREAT ARTICLE this week from my fabulous friend, Jessica. She has a beautiful way of describing the importance of us photographers making the effort to be in the pictures! Reading this, reminded me of my friend, Rhonda and her goal for 2011 to have a family picture every month of the year (which she pulls of incredibly well with three kids a husband, and a timer).
I opted to go the easier route, and try to do a self portrait every month of the year.
Here’s to February and a world of fresh snow when we were teased with the warmth of spring only days before.
(p.s. My self-portrait trick involves a patient husband who knows how to “put the focus box on your eye, right? and move the meter to zero?” and then hands over the camera every 30 seconds to get a critical review and instant corrective advice. Bless his heart. Bless his heart.)
Are you getting in your pictures?
Brooke Snow is a Lifestyle photographer in Cache Valley, Utah. To everyone’s shock, she developed a love for recycling and organizing mail. Perhaps because the system involves simply discarding most mail into the recycle bin. She believes in simplifying life. Even if it means throwing out important paper documents. Out of sight, out of mind. Live a blissful life.
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