Weekly Favorites

Weekly Favorites

Amazing WEEKLY FAVORITES photo submissions for our weekly photography challenge!! I so love looking through the submissions each week. Keep sending in your amazing work! This week we chose the submissions from Instagram! Check them out below! There are several ways to be featured on The Snap Society! One way to be featured is to submit to our “How Far I’ve Come” segment on our blog. Go submit your inspirational photography journey here! Check out last week’s “How Far I’ve Come“! Show some love to your fellow Photographers by leaving a comment down below! All of our Weekly Favorites will be chosen from Instagram. We love seeing all your beautiful photos, so remember to #snapsocietydailyfav on Instagram for a chance to be featured daily! Shutterworx Productions HUSH Pictures Pamela Salai Photography Yellow Brick Road Photography Marisa McDonald Photography   Do you want to get connected to a great group of Photographers?! Head over to The Snap Society Community on Facebook and join an awesome community!...
Weekly Favorites

Weekly Favorites

Gorgeous WEEKLY FAVORITES photo submissions for our weekly photo challenge!! I so love looking through the submissions each week. Keep sending in your amazing work! This week we chose the submissions from Instagram! Check them out below! There are several ways to be featured on The Snap Society! One way to be featured is to submit to our “How Far I’ve Come” segment on our blog. Go submit your inspirational photography journey here! Check out last week’s “How Far I’ve Come“! Show some love to your fellow Photographers by leaving a comment down below! All of our Weekly Favorites will be chosen from Instagram. We love seeing all your beautiful photos, so remember to #snapsocietydailyfav on Instagram for a chance to be featured daily! Christy Anne Photography Katy Montross Photography Jennifer Faris Photography Marisa McDonald Photography Shalay Peterson Photography   Do you want to get connected to a great group of Photographers?! Head over to The Snap Society Community on Facebook and join an awesome community! ...
How Far I’ve Come – Authentic Moments

How Far I’ve Come – Authentic Moments

Introducing: Marisa McDonald Photography How long have you been in the business? 1 year in business, but I’ve been using a DSLR for 7 years. Can you tell us about this first picture? This picture was taken in 2014 about 8 months before I started my photography business. A friend and I were both lamenting that we had not planned ahead for Christmas card pictures so we agreed to meet at the park and take family pictures for each other.   Now that you are more experienced, when you look at this first picture, what would you say is wrong with it? The lighting is horrendous! Of course I chose mid-day in the desert (very little shade is available). I was apparently smart enough to look for shade but here it may have done more harm than good, adding to the harsh shadows. At the time of this picture I thought more about what I was putting in the background than what kind of light I had. Unfortunately the background here is not great either and my kit lens’ high aperture means the background is competing with my subjects. The overall quality is also low. Focus is soft and the image is grainy. One of the biggest flaws in this portrait is that I did not capture the connection that this beautiful family has. You can see the dad’s candid connection with one of the boys but the other three appear to be in more of a posed portrait. There is a disconnect and it is not a reflection of the true family…it is a reflection of the photographer I...
Weekly Favorites

Weekly Favorites

Fabulous WEEKLY FAVORITES photo submissions for our weekly photo challenge!! I so love looking through the submissions each day. Keep sending in your amazing work! This week Katie chose the submissions from Facebook! Check them out below! There are several ways to be featured on The Snap Society! One way to be featured is to submit to our “How Far I’ve Come” segment on our blog. Go submit your inspirational photography journey here! Also, check out last week’s “How Far I’ve Come“! Show some love to your fellow Photographers on Facebook, then head over to The Snap Society’s Facebook page  OR to our Instagram page to submit more of your WEEKLY FAVORITES for this week’s photo challenge, which ends on Saturday evening! To read more about how to submit your photos to the photo challenge, head over here! Alana Rae Photography Marisa McDonald Photography Katie McCauley Photography Michelle Ma Belle Photography Vanessa Hicks Photography   Do you want to get connected to a great group of Photographers?! Head over to The Inspiration Cafe on Facebook and join an awesome...
Weekly Favorites

Weekly Favorites

Simply wonderful WEEKLY FAVORITES photo submissions for our weekly photo challenge!! I so love looking through the submissions each day. Keep sending in your amazing work! This week Anna chose the submissions from Facebook! Check them out below! There are several ways to be featured on The Snap Society! One way to be featured is to submit to our “How Far I’ve Come” segment on our blog. Go submit your inspirational photography journey here! Also, check out last week’s “How Far I’ve Come“! Show some love to your fellow Photographers on Facebook, then head over to The Snap Society’s Facebook page  OR to our Instagram page to submit more of your WEEKLY FAVORITES for this week’s photo challenge, which ends on Saturday evening! To read more about how to submit your photos to the photo challenge, head over here! Julie Moses Marisa McDonald Photography Amy Kristin Photography Kate’s Lens Photography Dreamy Days Photography   Do you want to get connected to a great group of Photographers?! Head over to The Inspiration Cafe on Facebook and join an awesome...