People often ask me what my favourite picture is. I have a few that I love. Curiously, they have rarely been shared or seen by anyone but myself. They are mainly of my children and many wouldn’t see or love the images as I do. For the ones not of my children it’s a personal connection or the memory of what was happening at that moment I released the shutter and created an image.
The closest to an answer of which is my favoirite is to paraphrase Imogen Cunningham,
and say my favourite picture is the one I haven’t taken yet. It alludes to hope for better, growth and a tomorrow. Another opportunity to capture, create and captivate.
One of my recent favourites is seen below. It was shot at When Brothers Speak 19 a spoken word concert event produced by the award-wining poet in Toronto Dwayne Morgan from Up From The Roots. I add those details to say that the show likely contributed to the joy captured in this picture.
You may not know this couple. You may not know the struggles in their past, the hardships they may have or the obstacles to come, but you sense their love. You can see their joy. You can feel the connection to each other and the camera. This is what I strive for with every image I capture or create. It’s all about the connection. One click at a time.
Whether it’s a headshot, family portrait or an event let’s talk about creating images that will cut through and connect. Contact info is below.
Have a picture perfect day Beautiful People.
“Sometimes it takes time. But eventually you find HER. (Healing/Eternal/Resurrection)
Lawrence Kerr Photography. Images that Connect.
Capture • Create • Captivate
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