Why I Love Close Ups

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I really do love close ups. There are a lot of reasons why. When I am shooting client photos, I do a few full-body shots, but my main focus is on the face. I tend to do bust shots rather than straight headshots, but they are still closeups of my subject.

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287 Days

250th post JaxBrightNites

On January 21, 2013 I started this little blog. That’s 287 days ago, or as I hit Publish on this entry, 250 posts. I honestly didn’t think I would last this long – or at least have this many posts in this amount of time. I actually didn’t notice when I hit 200 posts, so when I realised I was creeping up on 250, I decided to do a post specifically for that event.

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Hola Esteban, Adiós Fernando

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Esteban, my new computer, that is. He’s quicker and has prettier graphics. I admit to feeling a little shy about meeting him myself.

I’m not used to fast boys.

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But I’ll remember Fernando fondly. He served me well. Gracias, Fernando. Despedida.

Pretty stuff I’m wearing:

Dress: Schadenfreude Bleached The Boozle Dress by Allegory Malaprop (available at Collabor88)
Necklace: Maxi Gossamer MG – Necklace – Nima’s Fall Leaf Necklace – Short by Maxi Gossamer
Earrings: MG – Earrings – Nima’s Fall Leaf Earrings – E1 by Maxi Gossamer
Hair: tram C407 hair / maroon by moca Loup
Skin: [PXL] Creations – [PXL] JADE SK Bare Lips MEB C2 by Hart Larsson
Makeup: [PXL] Creations – [PXL]JADE SK Smokey Eyes (tattoo) by Hart Larsson
Hands: Slink Mesh Hands (av) Casual by Siddean Munro
Hand appliers:[PXL] Creations – [ PXL ] Slink Hands Appliers SK by Hart Larsson
Eyes: Amacci Gaze Eyes – Ocean Blue by Carina Larsen

Pose: aDORKable Poses: Legs by Adorkable Peapod (available on Marketplace only)

LumiPro HUD data:
Lee Filter 774: Soft Amber Key 1
Projector setting: Soft Texture