Recently, we decided to attend a little Christmas lights festival, and take some photos. I was hoping we’d get a great family photo with all the pretty lights, and send it out as a Christmas card this year.
But then real life happened. It was that classic moment where I had a vision of us frolicking in the fairy-light-filled trees and getting amazing photos, all joy and family love. I said- ‘we’ll just get someone to snap a photo of us!’
I apparently live in an imaginary world where everyone knows how to use a DSLR. But I now know that isn’t true at all- in fact, most people do not know how to use a DSLR. And those that do, well… Lila had other plans:
She is just a busy little person on the go, and doesn’t quite understand the whole ‘smile for the camera’ thing, so is often rather confused as to why we’re standing still and what is going on. It’s quite the change from the cooperation I had for last year’s card.
but Lila’s got crazy toddler eyes. So Guy decided maybe he could fix it in Photoshop: