a walk with a boy

Sometimes, Henry and I sneak away while the girls are coloring on the driveway with chalk …

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And then sometimes, he gets really mad that I wouldn’t let him splash in the muddy water when it was cold outside. I am clearly the worst mom ever.

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All of these were edited in RadLab (which I received to review on I Heart Faces — note: that is an old review and the giveaway is no longer valid, but you should still check it out for basics on the program). I still have a serious love affair with Lightroom, but it’s always fun to play with toys that you forgot you had.

with my camera in my hands …

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I write this post with a happy heart. I have a beautiful Canon 5d Mark ii in my hands, and oh, it feels SO GOOD. Just like I always knew it would. Full frame is just … wow. Amazing. I am working on a [very simple] photo wall for our new house, and this one [...]

why don’t you take pictures anymore?

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Why don’t you take real pictures anymore? I hear this question a lot, and I wanted to take a minute to address it. My camera is sick. I dropped it on our concrete driveway about 3 years ago … I sent it to Canon and had it repaired, and it worked great for a while [...]

mushrooms

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After a week of rain, I found a lot of these little guys at the playground … [all taken with Canon 50d + 85mm 1.8 + processed with VSCO film for Lightroom]