I didn’t know if I would blog about my photography class. I’m a little embarrassed. Why would I take a photography class? I don’t want people to think that I think I’m some kind of photographic whiz kid. I have no illusions of being a professional photographer or some kind of artist or anything. I just want to have pretty pictures of my pretty kids–photographs that are good enough to frame on my own walls and maybe pass to a grandparent. Nothing more. Oh…and maybe spruce up my blog a little bit.
As a sort of Valentine present, my hubby gifted me with the opportunity to take an online photography class with the photographer and teacher, Nick Kelsh. The course began on March 4th, and it runs into mid-April. It’s been a lot of fun. I’m pretty comfy with how to operate my camera already, but I’m learning plenty on how to look for good, natural lighting. Here are a few shots that I’ve taken for class: