Bliss

Uploaded: July 30, 2007

Description

My sister-in-law and three-week-old baby.

Shot with my point and shoot, so depth of field was pretty deep. Natural light under an overhang - the wall behind is my brother's and her apartment.

We were visiting, and I just had her hold the baby in various ways while holding down the shutter in burst mode. This was the best shot of the bunch.

Editing involved a little blur and some saturation enhancement, plus some targeted sharpening.

I named it "Bliss" when I first shot it. Then it turned out the July contest theme was also bliss.

Comments

Casey H. July 30, 2007

How sweet! I love the obvious connection between the mother and baby. Great job! #702362

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic August 28, 2007

Congratulations on your adorable finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4710718

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