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Wordless Wednesday - Penalty Shot

Jackson making the save on a penalty shot. Mom Bloggers (and Dad Bloggers too!) post a photo on your site, link up and find others… Wordless Wednesday is tons of fun. (And I know it […]

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I met Gayle from Mom and Camera at a photographer’s getaway in San Francisco earlier this year. Not only is she a mom to three gorgeous girls and a handsome boy, but she is a […]

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Crissy Page is a work-at-home writer and photographer, as well as the voice behind Dear Crissy, a blog that features poignant glimpses into her life as a Midwestern mom. Crissy has worked previously in photojournalism, […]

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AngryJulie in Action by ForTheMommas dot com

For the second post in our “My Camera” series, Julie, from Angry Julie Monday, shares about her experiences with Nikon DSLRs. Julie is a fantastic photographer and an awesome friend! I adore her — and […]

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Today, in our first guest installment for our “My Camera” series, Jessica Morris from jessicalynette.com shares about her experiences in her Nikon D90 review, along with some fantastic advice about what lenses and additional items […]

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Olivia - Little Teeth, Little Fingers

As mothers, we are memory keepers. We try to memorize every moment as our babies grow, wishing we could somehow slow it all down, praying we won’t forget the tug of tiny fingers twisted into […]

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We’ve got Part 1 and Part 2 under our belts, now it’s time to tackle the third step in guaranteed improvement in your photography. According to my inspiration for this entire challenge, that improvement could […]

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It’s been a couple months since I shared Part 1 of my method for improving your photography. After a busy summer full of taking thousands of images, I thought it was about time to share […]

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I LOVE to shoot in low light conditions. The shots you get can be just unbelievably magical and convey a sense of wonder. The shot above was shot at 1/60 at f2.8 at 24mm at […]

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Breaking the Rules… Okay, here’s just a quick little tidbit about Depth of Field.  Previously, I wrote a post about Depth of Field. Now remember, DOF is defined by the f/number (2.8), the lens focal length (are […]

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