Formal Portrait....NOT!

© Jen Jesseph

Formal Portrait....NOT!

Uploaded: June 23, 2004


My youngest son was having a hard time sitting still! Natural light, f3.5, 1/160, ISO 200


Leanne M.E. Boyd June 23, 2004

Too cute, Jen! #140845

Ellen Peach level-classic June 23, 2004

Absolutely adorable, Jen! #612100

Karen Beri June 23, 2004

This is great Jen! I have soooo been through this! The good thing is that sometimes you get an unexpected beauty like this one! #612251

Jennifer S. Becker June 23, 2004

I love it! This is too cute. I especially like the expression on your older boy's face. #612529

Jen Jesseph June 23, 2004

Thanks so much everyone! :) #612592

Betsy Drew June 23, 2004

I think this would be a formal portrait in my house! This is so cute--captures the personality of your son, I'm sure! Can I ask, you say it's natural light, but how do you get that light glow behind the boys? Thanks! Betsy Drew #612729

Jen Jesseph June 23, 2004

Thanks, Betsy! This is "formal" in our house too...I'll take fun images like this anyday over stiffly posed portraits!

The glow actually came from my b&w conversion method...for this particular action there is a step that adds a bit of a vignette, which makes it look like the center of the wall behind them has a hot spot. #613110

Kimberly J. Whipps March 04, 2005

Priceless! Excellent shot. #1148228

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