Motherhood Begins (MERRY CHRISTMAS B P)

© randy dannheim

Motherhood Begins (MERRY CHRISTMAS B P)

Uploaded: December 25, 2006


aperture = F/7.1, shutter = 1/60, lens = Tamron 28-75mm, -1 1/3 comp. to reduce flash glare. ISO 400. Christmas Eve. gift opening.


Linda D. Lester level-classic December 25, 2006

This is what Christmas is all about! I miss this age. wonderful capture!
Merry Christmas! #577315

Melissa G. Meiselman December 25, 2006

Beautiful portrait and so very expressive...well composed with great lighting, Randy!!
A very Merry Christmas to you and yours, Randy!! #3739229

Kaye Burazin December 31, 2006

The perspective is perfect. The capture and focus are exceptional. Your composition is so artful and delightful. #3763921

randy dannheim December 31, 2006

Thank you Melissa, Kaye, and Linda. #3764029

Revonda L. Gentry January 01, 2007

This is so adorable..really made me smile!! I just love it..well captured!! #3768643

Crystal L. Craig January 01, 2007

What a wonderful capture of childhood and Christmas magic! Fabulous shot Randy! #3768682

randy dannheim January 01, 2007

Thank you so much. Makayla is my grandaughter and has such an expressive face. She is just a doll. I have three grandchildren Aaliyah, Makayla, and Curtis, all are beautiful. Makayla was playing to the camera on Christmas. #3768731

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