Morgen Bearse

http://salamandermuse.wordpress.com

As a mother, photographer, artist, and floral designer, I'm always looking for ways to let the creative out. This blog reflects that trek through my creative mind and shows you how I see the world through my camera.

Morgen is a winner of Top 25 Photographer Moms

When Photography Became an Important Part of My Life

I grew up surrounded by photography. My dad is a photographer. My mom is a photographer. My great grandfather was a photographer. Having a camera was part of everyday life. I’ve always had a camera, but it wasn’t until a few years ago that I really felt the need to capture life with my camera. That was when I noticed that my pictures weren’t just snapshots anymore. They were little moments in time that brought back instant memories.

What Makes a Great Family Photo

I think a great family photo needs to capture the personality of the family. It should let the uniqueness of your family shine through. Your family is like no other family in the world, so why not show it off in your family photo.

A Tip for Taking Photos of Kids

Don’t try controlling the situation too much. Just go with it. And don’t be afraid to get down on their level and take lots of pictures.