May 6, 2011

The Backyard Photo Shoot and the Bug


Goal: create an interesting photograph using colorful paper. 
Supplies: white poster board, point and shoot camera, strips of colored paper and vellum
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(3:15 pm) photograph transparent films...not working :(

(3:25 pm) photograph strips of paper...really not working :(

(3:40 pm) bug lands on poster board, show bug to daughter—we study it.
(3:45 pm) help her set up home for bug
(4:10 pm) bug safe in new home; my daughter shows it to her Daddy—so proud.
(4:12 pm) back to photo shoot; play with color paper, light and shadow...working :)

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Lesson learned: play like a child when creating
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Happy Mother’s Day!

6 comments:

Lulu Grey said...

I like the little lesson. :)

And that shot is really great.

Love at First Blush said...

Cute post!! I love the play by play commentary! :)

MADA said...

charming :p
cute and funny post
Love it

Kala said...

Beautiful! And wise words to follow, especially about the lesson learned:):)

julie cavender said...

Great lesson to let the universe turn! Great photo!

Anne said...

love it.

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