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Old Feb 7, 2011, 9:02 AM   #1
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Default Abby's first photo outing

I just wanted to post some pictures she took on her first time out. Unfortunately, I had the ISO on her K10D set to 1600 for some reason and they are not as good as they should be and it's my fault... I think they are pretty good considering she's 5! First couple are of her taking pics and the rest are from her camera.

Statue at the park:

Yours truly:

Our pup:

We will work on slowly weaning her off green mode later. I am just letting her get used to shooting and focusing some for now.
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Old Feb 7, 2011, 10:18 AM   #2
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Those are fantastic first pictures.
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Old Feb 7, 2011, 11:55 AM   #3
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Abby's going to make a great photographer!
She sure is a cutie.
The image quality on those are better than anything I ever got out of my K 10 at 1600 ISO.

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Old Feb 7, 2011, 1:18 PM   #4
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Very well done! It's amazing how these Pentax cameras can come up with excellent shots even if you don't know huge amounts about photography - in many cases all it takes is a good eye. Your daughter obviously has a very good eye.
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Old Feb 7, 2011, 6:12 PM   #5
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Abby is clearly on her way to being a distinguished photographer. It's wonderful to have a hobby you can share with your child!
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Old Feb 7, 2011, 10:23 PM   #6
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That shot of her sitting on the steps is so precious ! Needs a touch straightening though

She did remarkably well ! She looks like she has a natural portrait photographer's eye !!
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That looks like it was a lot of fun.
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Isn't it great to be able to share the fun together! You are giving your young'un your most valuable possession, and what she needs most - your time & attention.

And she takes some mighty nice photos too!
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