How to create happy, light-hearted portraits
Decades ago my husband, in a moment of playfulness, showed me his old fishing rod with a net and a few heavyweights. He had a familiar, mischievous look in his eye, so I knew it would be fun.
Well, it wasn’t. Fishing is a long and patient pastime and is a good excuse to get out of the Isle of Wight house. Do I smile when I see the photos I took that day?
Yes. I remember how I was asked to cycle back to Seaview, by myself, to collect the bait that had been left behind!
” Hey Mandy! Thank you sooo much for our lovely afternoon! I really enjoyed it and I´m glad you were my first photographer because you helped me a lot with everything! We did a great job and our photos are simply perfect! I can´t wait to see the rest of them! 🙂
So what is the secret for generating natural smiles during your photo session? I can hardly bring along my fishing rod! [Read more…]