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Simply Color Lab’s Christmas Photo Contest Winner!

The winner of the first round of our photography contest was Christina Ezell. Her adorable photo captured our hearts and made our seasons a bit more bright. Here’s what she has to say about her winning photo: "I shot little Kendall in my home studio in Algonquin, IL.  For this session, I used my Canon EOS 7D and my Canon EF 28 mm. f1.8 lens, at f/2.5, 1/200 second, ISO 160. I shot 8 month old Kendall in natural light with one supplemental light source bouncing of the ceiling. I made some minor adjustments in Lightroom 4. This was at the end of the session and even though I had several of Kendall looking straight at me, I loved her sincere and curious face in

Surviving the Holidays

Many years ago before my wife and I had kids, I was the photographer that would work all the way to 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve.  Yes, I too would have family over for the holidays.  See, my family is spread out over Texas, so the closest family member is still a 10-hour drive.   Although we would get together, I was still working and trying to make every client happy.   Later, after having my daughter, then followed by my son, I started to slow down.  Growing in my own Catholic life, I soon was shown through my  kids lives that surviving Christmas as a photographer meant getting others to plan ahead because the week of Christmas is both, in a religious view, a time

Win a FREE seat to Emily Potts’ Online Workshop!

  We want to say CONGRATULATIONS to Sarah Goblot, the winner of the Mother of All Mentoring seat! Thanks to everyone who has commented and shared. Build Your Photography Business Starting Right Now. Our friend, Emily Potts of Moms With Cameras, is launching a brand-new online workshop—The Mother of All Mentoring. Emily will teach you how to implement strategies that will aide in building the business of your dreams. We have one complimentary seat to give away, so here’s how to win it: Leave a post here or Leave a comment on our Facebook about why you want to start your own business & let us know how to contact you. “Share” our post for an extra entry : www.facebook.com/SimplyColorLab. All entries must be made
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