Discussion in 'Photography Beginners' Forum' started by JenLavazza, Aug 25, 2010.
I've ALMOST got it!!
first of all, the pic is overexposed. and the pose makes the baby look very awkward.
I actually like the overexposed'ness in infant shots ... it's not THAT bad, I've seen worse
The pose is a tad bit awkward though.
You must not do much baby photography?? My taste is always pretty bright and slightly overexposed...to each their own Thanks for your opinion though!
It's a good pose, if you get it just right it looks like they're grinning. I agree it's a bit bright, not overexposed and if that's what works, that's just fine. I do think the skin tones are a little bit on the cool side, except for on the face really.
i know overexposing a tad is the "thing" to do for baby pics, but this is just blinding.
I like it.. Keep it up!
I've been taking some pictures of babies, and know it can be a challenge to try to pose them in such ways. Everyone has their own style, and if this is what you like... then I say go for it. We all have to carve our own niche and style out... keep at it.
Personally, I love this. It made me smile from ear to ear when I opened this up and saw that pose and expression. Too cute! The brightness doesn't bother me in the least, nor do I personally feel it detracts from the shot. This one will be treasured by the parents forever!
Love it!! You've almost got that pose down! Love the pursed lips and I don't think it's overexposed at all, it's got that lovely creamy soft lighting that works so great for newborns! Good job!!
I think it looks great. I like the pose, Its not your typical grinning baby,. I like the different faces they make. I have been dying to do newborn pics but no ones been popping out kids around here lately that I know of.. lol. Im a sucker for subtle vignettes I think it would great with this particular shot.
I like it, cute, different and bright as you say your style is, and as Pea-Pod suggested, a subtle vignette would work well.
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