Project 52 – Week 8 – Low Light

This week our assignment was to shoot in low light. I knew I wanted to try and get some shots of Kane sleeping in his crib. But, the scary part of photographing a sleeping baby is that if he wakes up then “mommy freedom” is over! So, a few different days this week I snuck in to his dim room, holding my breath and hoping that the click of the shutter wouldn’t disturb him. I was shooting with my Nikon D700 at ISO 5000 with my 50mm 1.4 lens wide open.

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I was rewarded with this shot, as well as the one I used as the feature image.

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Another day I waited too long and ended up with this gem.

Another day I must not have held my breath or the shutter click was louder than I thought or the dog barked at someone passing by or the glow from the iPad I was using as a light source pissed him off and…

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Kane’s eyes flew open…

He stood up, stared at me and...

He stood up, stared at me and…

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Lost it! This image is my submission to Clickin Moms for this week.

4 thoughts on “Project 52 – Week 8 – Low Light

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