I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season! We did! Now it’s on to making 2013 amazing!!
I’d like to share a recent session I shot. We’ve all been friends since high school. Our husbands even worked together at the local grocery store back then. You know it’s pretty incredible to stay close with people for that long. They have created a beautiful family with 3 gorgeous boys. To be able to spend the afternoon capturing these guys was an honor! (It was hard to choose which pics to post. )
Sorry for the lag in posting. Things should be getting back to normal soon. We have moved our family and are going through all of the adjusting that goes along with it. One of the great things is we are around family now. This past weekend we went to the stock show and had a wonderful time!
So, I’ve been on a bit of a quest lately to find out my style of photography. What I’m realizing is I LOVE to capture “real” moments, hence the name Captured Moments by Mel. It’s been right in front of me the whole time. So as I was doing what another photographer, Brooke Snow, suggested, I went looking back through my photos. These beach photos jumped out at me. We went the weekend before school started (this was the first and only time all summer). I asked myself what it was I liked most about these. I had captured the girls enjoying themselves at the beach. ”Real” moments with genuine emotion.
Some of these I used both actions and textures, and some I used only actions. I’ll list where both came from at the bottom of this post.
This year has been flying by so incredibly fast. Halloween is almost upon us, and I realized we hadn’t done anything for the holiday other than buying costumes. We decided to take a much needed excursion to Lombardi Ranch and … Continue reading →