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Freelensed Fridays | June 17th – June 23rd 2015

it’s that time again. time to showcase a few of my very, very favorite freelensed photos that these lovely artists shared on The Freelensed facebook page. Thank you so much for sharing a little glimpse in to your daily lives. Every single one of these make me feel as though I am there… thank you for allowing that feeling of escape for a few moments ❤

– celeste pavlik

joniburttphotographyJoni Burtt Photography

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melissaclemonsMelissa Clemons

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stephaniestachowiakphotographyStephanie Tilmann-Stachowiak Photography

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kelliebrindleyphotographyKellie Brindley Photography

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soniaepplefotografieSonia Epple Fotografie

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privizzinipassionPrivizzini’s Passion Photography

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performerphotographyPerformer Photography

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reneebarthRenee Barth

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Freelensed Fridays | May 20th – May 26th

have you heard of the concept wabi sabi? wabi sabi is based on the concept of the discovery of beauty in the imperfection.  whenever i see a freelensed photo i think about this concept and how it relates to this concept and to us as artists. letting go of perfection, creating what our heart feels instead of what our mind or a client tells us to. shooting without thinking, just shooting with feeling from our soul. taking the time to breathe and to be present. i love this quote i recently came across:

sometimes i have to remind myself

that i don’t have to do

what everyone else

is doing.

-author unknown

every week the beautiful work that graces the page of The Freelensed facebook page  just reiterates that, that is what you’re doing. these are my favorites of the week. thank you for inspiring me. xo,

– celeste pavlik

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dominique maclellan

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applewood photography

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jendzen photography

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chaos & bliss photography

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hamilton creek photography

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three plus photography

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amanda lyn custer

Welcome 2015! & a giveaway

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a pause. a moment. a celebration.

As much as there is something very loud about a giveaway, there is something very quiet about freelensing. it requires patience, focus, concentration and nimble fingers. when I go into a session with a client, I am never sure if I will freelens or not -but I always love it when I do- there is a way I am slower to click the shutter closed. My fingers move in a delicate dance. My breath slows and in my mind, I know I am knitting an image, a moment trapped in time, but the end result, I am even less sure of.

As a collective group, we feel so honored to have you all here: sharing your passions, your art, your hard work. It just seemed absolutely appropriate to host a giveaway once we passed the 2000 likes mark on our Facebook page….and even better that it is celebrating the New Year as well!

So here it is The Freelensed Giveaway!

One winner will receive:

*one digital pdf copy of the “freelensing {unlocked}” an all inclusive/comprehensive guide that will help you take this technique to the next level: http://www.lindseybergstrom.com/new-products/freelensingunlocked

 AND

*A set of 5×7 prints (7 total), one from each of the artists who works behind the scenes to keep this community going! ( Artists are listed below. Images for the giveaway are in the collage above). 

{Scroll through our photos (hopefully you find them inspiring) to down below where you can find the details on entering our giveaway}

 

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Anna Christine Photography

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Amanda O’Donoughue

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Celeste Pavlik | Everyday Photo Bliss

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Sherri Davis Photography freelensed monthly

 Sherri Davis

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Rebecca Coursey-Rugh

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Cate Wnek

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Lindsey Bergstrom

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 To enter, all you need to do is this: leave a comment below. It can be as simple as a “hello” or as deep as what your work, your art, means to you.

Of course we would love it if you shared this post and liked us on Facebook, but we didn’t want to be too pushy. We will draw the name from this comment section,  the list of folks who have shown us some love and likes on Facebook

We will use a random generator to produce a lovely name to find out who wins the prize!

The contest will close out next Wednesday on January 21st!

Happy Freelensing! xoxo

 

FREELENSED FRIDAYS | DECEMBER 24 – DECEMBER 30

favorite photos often share a little bit of what we’re searching for to feed our souls. these spoke to mine. a reminder of new beginnings, the details of perhaps a long time tradition, and the treasured moments captured of a loved one completely in their own little worlds. thank you for sharing your beautiful work.

xo,

celeste pavlik

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Amanda Custer Photography

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Momentologie Photography

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Privizzini’s Passion Photography

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Danielle Hatcher Photography

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Sweet Magnolia Photography

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Melissa Anderson Clemons

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