How to use a reflector - backlightThe majority of my photos consist of backlighting. Before I started using reflectors, I just blew out the background and could start bringing a bit of the background back into my shots by decreasing the difference in exposure for my subject and background. For my backlit shots, whether it’s mid-day or the golden hour, I typically hold a white reflector right next to my face so it fills my subject with light that’s coming from almost directly in front
The heels add the perfect balance of style to this stunning red and white stripe+worn jeans outfit
Incredible article on how adoptees and birthparents suffer from adoption. If I only would have read this 2 years ago, I would have made a different choice for my little girl and I. Great read for any pregnant girl toying with the thought of adoption! Think twice!
This little girl, as painted by John Hoppner, is from the early Regency, in the 1790s. Her gown and bonnet basically follow the 1780s in style, with a higher waist being the main difference.
Dovima with Elephants, 1955 by Richard Avedon: Evening Dress by Dior, Cirque d'Hiver, Paris, France. A print sold last year for
Pass It On - Great book for teaching following direction. Remember the old telephone game?