I bought a new lens for my camera…finally! After practicing photography for over a year; figuring out my camera settings, learning how to use lighting, etc. I decided that I knew enough to expand the capacity of my camera and get a new lens. I decided on a 50mm 1.8 because it was cheap and would give me the look that I wanted (for anyone who doesn’t know cameras, it’s good for portrait work and gives that nice blurred background that is so lovely).
I got to practice with my new lens at two Marine Corps Ball sessions (my favorite! Love the fanciness) and a maternity session. Here are some of my favorites: