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first baby shoot - need feedback/critique please

 
kid007
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Jul 03, 2016 14:40 |  #1

Hi People, this is my first baby shoot and our first baby!! Can you please critique the photos. Thanks in advance.

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Jul 03, 2016 14:42 |  #2

and one more.....

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Jul 04, 2016 10:53 |  #3

Moderator, if this post needs to go to critique section to garner any response, can you please transfer? Thanks.


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Jul 04, 2016 11:28 |  #4

These are lovely shots. The only nit-pick that I can think of is that the background in the first two is kind of drab. I like the background and composition of the third shot much better.


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Jul 04, 2016 11:32 |  #5

They look good for a first try. Some other ideas here: Baby Photography


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Jul 04, 2016 21:53 |  #6

Thank you and the link is useful!


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Jul 14, 2016 09:30 |  #7

Colors are too harsh on the first one. Otherwise these are really good. The fashionable post processing nowadays is pastel colors and lot of blurring on the background/foreground. It does not mean that you need to apply that but that is what "sells" recently.


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Jul 14, 2016 22:36 as a reply to CyberCat's post |  #8

Thanks CyberCat. I have observed the blurring on number of other baby photographs and considered giving it a go this weekend. I will play with the colours too while I am at it.


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Aug 02, 2016 20:53 |  #9

Nice job! I would fold up some blankets and put them beneath backdrop under head and feed to curl him up a bit.


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Aug 03, 2016 19:41 as a reply to LSIndy's post |  #10

Thanks LSlndy!


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Aug 22, 2016 15:07 |  #11

Excellent work here!


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Aug 22, 2016 19:28 |  #12

dawssvt wrote in post #18102873 (external link)
Excellent work here!

Thanks!


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