Archive for April, 2007

A Miracle

Many of you know that my husband and I have been married for about 2 1/2 years now. About 6 months after getting married we decided it was silly to take the pill if we truly trusted Gods sovereignty and timing. Well, here is where the miracle begins. On Wednesday, April 11th, 2007, I felt […]


Now with Flickr

There is now a Flickr page for thatssewjulia.com. This isn’t meant to replace the current gallery but rather to help expand our reach and highlight some of our best shots. If you have a Flickr account and would like to become “friends” then let us know. In the mean time, visit www.flickr.com/photos/photojulia to see what’s […]


New Favorite Site

Stobist has become one of my favorite sites. Mostly because I have no idea how to use our new flash. If you’re interested to learn more about flash photography, check them out. At Strobist, our goal is to promote more effective use of small, shoe-mount flashes. To teach you to use your small strobe to […]


More Power

With the addition of the Speedlite 580EX it occured to me that we needed more power to unleash the full potential of our new toy, I mean tool. The new external Compact Battery Pack CP-E3 improves flash recycle times significantly and increases the number of firings before batteries need to be replaced. The pack takes […]


Hot Flashes

We’ve been asked to photograph the wedding of some good friends in a few weeks. The challenge for us has been that the wedding is scheduled for dusk – which means low-light photography. To photograph in low-light you need either a faster f-stop or added light. of course, a faster lens still requires a steady […]


Easter Humor

Q: What do you call rabbits that marched in a long sweltering Easter parade? A: Hot, cross bunnies. A man was blissfully driving along the highway, when he saw the Easter Bunny hopping across the middle of the road. He swerved to avoid hitting the Bunny, but unfortunately the rabbit jumped in front of his […]