Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Ellie Kate, by Ellie Benfield

Hey everybody!

Because we knew our subject so well, we decided Ellie could do a photoshoot of Ellie Kate alongside Daddy (that's me!). It was a fun shoot, and my Ellie did such a great job. I gave her the old backup 40D with a 50mm 1.8 lens (so she could handle it easily for a long period of time), and it totally did the trick. Here's a shot of her getting low to snag the shot (she's even rockin' the vertical!):

And here are some of hers: **note: I didn't do anything special to these or any artsy crops - she's straight up developing the eye!

Totally cute, huh?! I'm a proud Daddy!

Talk to you soon,


  1. your five yo takes better pictures than me. ouch!!

  2. OH MY WORD!!! She is incredible! Such a sweet little girl!

  3. Wow! These are great, Dale! You should be a proud Papa. Can she give me some tips?

  4. Ellie! Your pictures are beautiful, you did an awesome job!!!

  5. WOW, she is goin to make a GREAT photographer one the photos Ellie

  6. WOW! She is amazing, Dale! You have to be SO proud of her!

    Congrats Ellie!!!!

  7. Those shots could put some "professionals" to shame, great job!


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