The two most common questions I’ve heard regarding our Christmas card this year where: Where did you take them? and How many shots did it take?
Where? For folks that live nearby, we took the photos on an early Sunday morning in November at Vine Lake Cemetary, mostly on the benches near the lake or on the big hill near the maintenance shed.
How many? A lot. It was pretty chilly that morning and it was after surviving church, so Cecilia was hungry and restless. Not an ideal mood to conjure holiday cheer. I kept my finger glued to the shutter for a half hour hoping to get something good with quantity over quality. It ended up working out. We shot 376 to get the 8 that we used.
Here are some of the outtakes: