Perfect Peace

© Jean E. Hildebrant

Perfect Peace

Uploaded: December 30, 2010

Description

Photo Group 101 Soft theme entry

This was shot the night my little grandson was born. Ezra Michael was receiving his first bath by the nurse. As soon as she started placing his head beneath the soft spray of water, he stopped crying immediately and looked so calm and peaceful. Shot in the hospital room under the warm lights, lowered saturation for a softer, more timeless feel.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: fired, auto mode, red-eye reduction mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 54.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT

Comments

Patti Coblentz December 30, 2010

A priceless and beautiful keepsake, Jean...he looks so at peace :)
HTD! #1339769

Joy Rector December 30, 2010

beautiful #9132998

Richard B. Hallick December 30, 2010

You have captured a priceless moment. Congratulations. HTD! #9132999

Thomas E. Hinds December 30, 2010

Wonderful image, Jean, of this beautiful little boy! He does look so content! Remarkable. HTD. #9133068

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic December 30, 2010

A unique and precious newborn image! #9133089

Datha Y. Thompson December 30, 2010

Pure Sweetness Jean!! Beautiful :) #9133142

Michele Peterson level-classic December 31, 2010

This is such a perfect (and rare!) capture of a newborn. You are blessed to have this moment caught forever. He is so beautiful, and the softness of the image is perfect. Congratulations again on your new member of the family!! #9136230

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