Month: May 2015

The Dreaded Self Portrait – Photography Challenge Week one

I had already left the house. I was supposed to be gone to work already but like always, I forgot something, so I had to go back in. My wife(the one that won’t let me have a cat) heard me and rushed to the kitchen to stop me. She never did this. Something was up. She said,”come here! I need to show you something”. I knew from her demeanor exactly what she wanted to tell me. Today, she is a healthy 21 weeks pregnant. She’s gorgeous, really. Our little one is due September 27th, 2015, which happens to also be my birthday. Wondrous. So what’s the first thing I go out and do? Buy a crib? Nope. Buy a car seat or some small onesies? Nah. The first thing I did was buy the most balling out camera on the market, the Sony A7s. This so-called low light monster was game changing and I needed it. I also needed the two little Zeiss mini monsters to make it a low light family. The Zeiss FE 35mm f2,8 and Zeiss …