Saturday, January 1, 2011

Project 365 {1/365}

I have wanted to participate in Project 365 for a couple of years...so this year I thought I would finally give it a shot :)
I think it will be a great way to play with my camera, and finally really start "using" it!

Probably not the best start...the house was dark, so light was not good, and I am thinking Photoshop needs to be on my *must have list*, so I can use some of the wonderful actions that are available.

Christmas cards are my favorite part of the Season
I usually leave our cards out for quite awhile...it is so fun to look through them all... and I love what my friend Kim shared about leaving them out all year and randomly praying for families...what a fantastic idea!

7 comments:

  1. i think you have captured a quiet moment very beautifully. (not too dark at all)
    can't wait to see the other 364! ♥

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  2. I saw her's as well!! I think I'm going to do it too!!! Love the picture! ;)

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  3. Great beginning! I am going to follow you DAILY!!!

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  4. Your shot is beautiful, Dawn!!!! I love the soft candle reflected in the mirror. Do not even worry about Photoshop...I actually just got it this summer. Picassa and picnic are good for editing too.

    I am so glad you are doing this. We need to encourage each other and help with ideas....I know it is easy to get burned out and discouraged.

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  5. Good luck with your project 365! I look forward to tuning in.

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  6. great photo Dawn! forget photoshop...buy a few new books instead! xoxo

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  7. Hemstitch & HydrangeaJanuary 31, 2011 at 7:06 PM

    Dawn! Hi there! First of all I love this post I am so happy you are doing P365- its such a great project. The ISO on your camera is your friend I am learning. I am just getting a handle on my NIKON! I love photography, and funny you mentioned KIM and immediately I thought of 3 Peanuts KIM! I did not realize YOU know her TOO!!!

    I will email you some pics from Jacks party. I think you would be AMAZING at Kids and Personal Parties!!

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