Photography By Porch Light

Our days are getting shorter and darkness is falling earlier. Those conditions make for challenging photography by porch light.

Don't ask about the cross legs.

Don’t ask about the crossed legs

Dinner was done and we were ready to head inside for the evening, but Hu-Dad needed some photographs for today’s blog. Just stand still for a few moments, he asked, while focusing in the low light.

Let me bounce to you Hu-Dad

Let me bounce to you Hu-Dad

No, wait, speed and low light do not mix in photography. Notice your big brother and how he is standing still. Can’t you follow your role model?

No, no, wrong example to follow!

No, no, wrong example to follow!


  1. Lori on November 22, 2017 at 9:24 am

    We can’t stand still Hu-dad we’re too happy and excited!!

  2. KJ Pierson on November 22, 2017 at 9:23 am

    He’s on our level…he’s ready to give us scratchies! GET HIM

  3. Jean Burkhardt on November 22, 2017 at 6:19 am

    Stand still??? Really Hu-Dad-that’s a word(and action we never heard of)!!!!

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