If you’re on my Christmas card list this year – spoiler alert!
My 79 lb bully needed exercise and I needed a photo for the family Christmas card. Multi-tasking comes second nature to me (shout out to all those years working as a waitress), so to the backyard we went. I wanted to capture Barkley’s love for the cold and snow – did I succeed? Here’s the shot that will grace the card cover:
Don’t let his size fool you – he moves fast when he wants to. Short bursts of speed at least. So I chose shutter priority to shoot with. I also purposely went out in the evening right before the sun was setting over the hill in attempts to catch softer light. I didn’t play with the settings much past that – and probably won’t until I invest in a good pair of gloves to shoot outside with, it was cold! Here’s the rest of my favorites: