Sarah’s Saturday Snapshots #7 – Studio Fun: Portraits and Products

Close up of EOS 70D Canon

Two weeks ago I took a flash workshop with Three Little Wishes mentorship program, which allowed me to work in a studio and use a flash unit. As well as being taught on how to take the water splashes that I shared last week, I also got to learn how to take shots with professional lighting over an […]

Sarah’s Saturday Snapshots #6 – A Splash of Water

Splash of water from a glass

A splash of water coming out of a glass is one of several techniques I learned as part of my Three Little Wishes mentorship program flash workshop, which I took last weekend up in Auckland. Ironically, the flash unit I borrowed from mum was rather old and, after I was taught on how to use […]

Celebrating Fun Photos and a New Photography Program

fun photos

It’s Friday, and time to celebrate the small things with Viklit from Scribblings of an Aspiring Author. This week is all about fun photos. This week I am celebrating: Fun photos with my girls. Sarah (our teen) has been selected as one of 3 Auckland region teens to participate in the Wish Project, a four […]

Drawing With Light – A Very Cool Night Photo Technique

drawing with light

Drawing with light was the final activity of the night photography workshop I took last week with Three Little Wishes Photography.  After learning how to capture the shot, our instructors did the drawing: They sure made it look easy.  Here’s what we learned: With the long exposure, we can set up the tripod shot and […]

Auckland: Dusk to Darkness – A Night Photography Workshop

night photography

Auckland is nicknamed the City of Sails for good reason. It’s estimated that one in four Aucklander’s have a boat. I am not sure if we really count, as we currently only have kayaks and a dinghy. (I race on a friend’s yacht.) Thursday night I took an amazing night photography workshop from Three Little […]

Celebrating the Night Lights of Auckland City

night lights of auckland

The night lights of Auckland, New Zealand: I took this shot yesterday at a wonderful night photography workshop in Auckland from Three Little Wishes. Standing on a bridge over the motorway, we could capture the moving cars with the Auckland city skyline in the background. This is the second excellent workshop I have taken with […]

Capturing Motion – Images From My Photography Workshop

capturing motion

Capturing motion was one of the topics of the photography workshop I took over the weekend. Two of my photos are in the contest to win an advanced photography workshop. Have a look and if you like either, please vote for your favorite at: Three Little Wishes Photography. Remember you can only vote for one: Capturing […]