5/12/2011

mamarazzi

Have camera ... now how do I use it? This is what led my friend, Allison, and I in taking a "mamarazzi" class taught by local photographer Annie Harrison of Red Bridge Photography. We met Annie & her partner, Rebecca Faulk, at a park in Durham. Our boys had a chance to play while we learned the basics of shooting in manual mode on our dslr cameras as well as discussing how to best shoot little subjects (ie, your kids & babies - hence "mamarazzi"). Then we spent an hour practicing and getting tips from the professionals.

Putting together a scrapbook page for our adventure, I knew I wanted to keep the focus on the photos. I started with a template by Paislee Press since I love the simplicity of them. I removed a couple of embellishment elements, edited the title & journaling then put in the photos. I literally did not touch the paper colors or the shadowing. It sounds quick and sort of was. It took me a while to narrow down our hundreds of shots to just 12 that really rock and help sum up the day.


Supplies: Paislee Press Press Plate No 27 template; title - from class workbook; Myriad Pro font.

5 comments:

  1. That looks SO GREAT! And way to go on narrowing down the number of photos! (and thanks for getting us in there)

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  2. I love the title of your layout, very cute! Great photos, I'm sure it was hard to chose just 12.

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  3. So sweet! Adorable photos!

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  4. How cool. Great photos! Next time we come to Raleigh we will have to get together. We are hoping to move there if we can sell our house.

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