Wednesday, March 4, 2009

The beauty in imperfection


we picture {this}

Camera: Nikon D80
Exposure: 1/125
Aperture: f/8.0
Focal Length:34 mm
ISO: 100
Flash: Fired
Exposure Program: Aperture Priority
Software: Picnik



The above picture is one I've posted on my blog previously but have changed to black and white. It's linked to the we picture {this} photography blog, that has some very talented photographers who post.

16 kind words:

Half Gaelic, Half Garlic! said...

I love this photo of Will.....I know I left you a little note on
F!ickr today, but I had to say it again!!

I believe he will be very confident....the more he sees and hears you handle these questions, he will emulate your words and actions and say them with the same confidence that you do.

As always, a beautiful and heartfelt post.

Lisa

Jessica said...

Yes, Beautiful indeed! What a great post and photo!

Best,
Jessica

Kerry said...

It is a beautiful photo of your beautiful son.

William will be empowered by his mama's wonderful example. You are doing a fabulous job seeing to that. Self Confident and strong.

Hugs, Gail.

Margaret M said...

I totally agree and find such beauty in the imperfections. A few weeks ago, I pulled up the pictures of out little cleft-affected Starfish to show Lily and Graeme. I was shocked when Graeme pointed to her unrepaired cleft lip and made a horrible face and said, "Yucky". Now on one hand, I realized the beauty of his self confidence and on the other, I realized that he had no idea of just how far he had come since he was a baby. I pulled out the one pic I have of him without his lip repaired and we began talking. He has come a long way since then. Thanks for sharing!

Super Mommy said...

That is a fantastic photo of Will.

We all have imperfections - both physically and personally. I think Will's scar looks wonderful and will only get better in years to come. He doesn't seem to be lacking any self-confidence ;0)

OH MY #6 said...

Awesome picture of your Will! Awesome post about the imperfections of us and our world.

Lea
xo

Karrie said...

Will is one of the most beautiful little boys I have ever seen.
He will grow strong and confident because of the love you fill his heart with everyday.
Thank you for sharing your gorgeous children with us.
Karrie in IN

RamblingMother said...

Yes he his adorable in this pic and has mischief written all over. I am having a giveaway on my blog, go check it out.

Steffie B. said...

He is stunningly handsome...and the way you handled the situation was perfect.....love the picture my friend! ;)

Hugs,
Steffie

The Morris Family said...

Fantastic picture of a very handsome fella!! Beautiful and very very wise mama. Great post!

J-momma said...

very cute.

Shonni said...

He is a beautiful little boy...I love his little face...you can just see his wonderful personality in his face.

Rebecca said...

He is gorgeous! I have a son with a visible special need as well. I think the comments that other children make can be turned into such good opportunities. You are a great mama to your boy (and a great photographer too). :)

Felicia said...

I love this photo and he looks perfect to me!

Amy in Arizona said...

Very cute! He looks like he keeps you hopping!! I love that impish grin!

Mark and Carol said...

Simply a Beautiful Child!
Best wishes.
Carol S.

 
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