Author archives: bettford

  • Task 8: MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY

  • Project 52, Week 8: Macro Photography I'm no macro lens owner, but that sure doesn't stop me from appreciating tiny details.  This week finally brought out a non-child subject for my task.
  • Task 7: LOVE

  • Project 52, Week 7: Love We recently had eight baby chicks join our brooder :)  If you could only hear the way he talks to them. LOVE!
  • Task 6: IN THE MORNING

  • Project 52, Week 6: In the Morning Somehow I've ended up with two images for this week's task.  The first was one I thought about and planned to shoot ahead of time.  Knowing there would be dew on the early morning grass felt very representative of the theme for me.  I love the simplicity and nat [...]
  • Task 2: CIRCLES

  • Project 52, Week 2: Circles My oldest hasn't stopped playing with this Perplexus/maze ball since he received it on Christmas Eve.  He's determined to figure it out!
  • Task 1: WHITE

  • Project 52, Week 1: White I'm starting off 2015 with a new and exciting venture.  This year, I've joined the NewbornPhotography.com community to learn, grown, and collaborate with other fellow photographers.  I will be participating in Project 52-an opportunity that involves taking 1 photo a week [...]
  • Lunt Family • Pleasant Hill Family Photographer

  • Notables  • The love and bond these three have is absolutely beautiful.  They are so engaged and attentive with each other.  It was pretty incredible to observe.  • This little guy is a kick in the pants!  He posed for virtually every shot without me giving direction and had endless narrative throug [...]
  • Brown Family • Lafayette Family Photographer

  • Notables  •I always feel at home when I work with families of boys.  The humor, the energy, the smiles...they're all SO BOY.  • While we were out taking shots on one of the docks, we ran into some men who had been fishing for quite a while.  While we were concerned about creating too much noise for [...]
  • Indian Summer Styled Shoot

  • I recently had the honor of photographing an incredibly fun styled shoot in Berkeley, CA.  Denise Stone, owner of Wise Looks hair accessories, coordinated a children's shoot highlighting multiple handmade clothing shops.  The featured shops are all known for their unique, modern, and edgy styles.  T [...]