I really can't think of a more helpful shower gift for new parents, whether it's their first or fourth baby. I have been a portrait photographer for over a year and there are so many new tips and tricks in this book that I cannot wait to try. I love the ideas in it, and even though I'm documenting my nephew's first year and not my own child's, I would love to have this on my shelf borrowed it from the library. I even bought one for myself when our son was born, and I'm so happy I did! We really appreciate your support of 5 Minutes for Mom. April 16th and 17th May 14th and 15th May 28th and 29th. I have been following Me Ra for a long time, she is a true inspiration for anyone wanting to take better pictures or a person wanting to become a rockstar photographer. Telling your baby's story in pictures has never been easier! In this beautiful book, acclaimed photographer Me Ra Koh shows new parents how to capture the story of their baby's first year with 40 easy 'photo recipes' anyone can do, with any camera.
I will pass this book on to my wife so she can take photos of my baby so we can double the opportunities to capture the beautiful moments for our child. I would recommend this book to future parents or photographs like myself who are trying to learn more about that photography branch. This book is so well written and I love the design. To help you get the best shot of your baby, has shared some of her favorite tips for photographing your baby. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. Professional photographer and mom, Me Ra Koh, shows you how to photograph your baby like a pro.
For anyone who wants to photograph babies, this book is perfect -- it couldn't be better. Why entrust your memories to hastily taken snapshots—or worse yet, none at all? It's a great book for portrait photography needs and most defiantly baby photography needs. In other words - I highly recommend this book and her blog. In this book, new parents and grandparents are inspired with easy, step-by-step photo ideas for capturing developmental milestones and special moments, from tiny yawns to first smiles, learning to sit up and much more. Nothing very unique or new to me.
It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! I love the ideas in it, and even though I'm documenting my nephew's first year and not my own child's, I would love to have this on my shelf borrowed it from the This is a great reference for setting up classic shots with your baby, from birth to 12 months. The first twelve months of your child's life are full of precious, fleeting moments, from sleepy newborn yawns to first smiles and wobbly first steps. I wanted my photos to show how much I was in love with him. Not really what I was expecting. The first twelve months of your child's life are full of precious, fleeting moments, from sleepy newborn yawns to first smiles and wobbly first steps.
It is so easy to understand, and gives you clear tips and instructions on not only the technical aspects, but the ideas behind the photos. You can even find her smile at your local Target and Best Buy store! In 2008, Grace Ormonde's Wedding Style magazine named the studio as one of its Masters of Their Craft photography teams. This book is ok, although I was expecting a bit more based on the great reviews. Excellent book on how to with all the necessary information: best time of day, settings for your camera, etc. Why entrust your memories to hastily taken snapshots--or worse yet, none at all? Sometimes there are 3 pictures with 3 different settings.
It really just matters the 'look' you are going for. You should start right now! I didn't buy a copy for each of them. And it really doesn't tell you what is better. From first haircuts to first days of school, from snuggly teddy bears to favorite dress-up clothes, the toddler and childhood years are full of precious days that disappear all too soon. In Chapter 4 titled, Peekaboo! Beautiful photography, easy-to-follow language and no-fail photo how-tos make Your Baby in Pictures a must for new parents, grandparents and others looking to capture that precious first year of life like a pro.
I have learned so much. It was very basic even for me and I thought they would give more info on posing. Little by little, chapter by chapter, Me Ra introduces you to quick tips and tricks to get great pictures - even in Auto mode. And if you are a beginner, this book, and everything else Me Ra Koh is the thing for you! I can't wait to try these ideas out with their sweet little angels! Yeah - how awesome is that?!?! I'm 39 weeks and 4 days and baby has still not made his entrance into the world. I love love love this book! The first twelve months of your child's life are full of precious, fleeting moments, from sleepy newborn yawns to first smiles and wobbly first steps. Unlike most books on photographing children, which are written by photographers for photographers, ours is written by a mother in a friendly, nontechnical voice.
With helpful tips and an engaging parent-to-parent voice, Me Ra shows how easy taking great photos can be. If you found this post helpful, we would love it if you gave it a Stumble, Tweet, Pin, or Facebook Like. With helpful tips and an engaging parent-to-parent voice, Me Ra shows how easy taking great photos can be. She can be found at merakoh. I was wrong yet again! And seriously, seeing your results from the book are the most wonderful gift. Waste of money for me! I was thrilled when my co-workers got it for me, and I was thrilled the entire time I read several times this book.
I figured sending her to Me Ra workshop would provide her with all she would need to build the confidence in taking photos. Each section is based on age in months , so I'll be reading the 9-12 month section again to refresh my memory in a couple months oh my gosh. No matter if you are a pro photographer wanting to learn more secrets for shooting babies or you are a new mom to be and can't wait to get a head start on learning what to shoot. Why entrust your memories to hastily taken snapshots--or worse yet, none at all? If you are a new parent or just wanting to learn more about photographing babies, you too will love this book. For those people the book will be useful, since it has very simple instructions on how to get the shots. In short - Me Ra Koh is awesome and inspiring.