These photos were not taken today, but I'm still grateful today for the experience. During the past couple weeks, I've been thinking about photographing other families. It was becoming a nagging itch that I could no longer ignore. It's time that I start scratching. I'm not sure what will happen, but it's time to give it attention. So I began asking family & friends if I could photograph them. And a few have asked even before I could dial their phone number. Asking was the first little jump. A watermark was the second. A website will be the third.
My SIL let me practice on her kids this past weekend. These kids know me. They're comfortable with my questions & my camera wielding ways. I'm aware that these facts make a photographer's job much easier. Once we got passed the "No Cheese" zone & when they realized I was going to shoot even if they weren't looking, we got along quite well. Here are a few of my favorites: