|A peaking shot|
|A second attempt at peaking|
Okay maybe different lighting and a serious shot will help....
So what can those of us who suffer from ugly selfies do? Perhaps I should have tried studying these:
3 Ways to Take Good Selfies
11 Fantastic Tips on Taking Good Selfies That You'll Be Proud Of
At least I'm not alone in feeling awkward in front of the camera - http://ashleyannphotography.com/blog/2014/02/25/phone-photography-tips-mpix-guest-post/ (I stumbled across this post as I was checking out this blogger's curated collection at Joss & Main whose opening picture I heart - Love the sign and couch combo)
Hopefully, in time my selfie will look more like this:
I look like her, right?!
Anyhow, the whole point of me taking these in the first place was to showcase my new gafas (spanish for glasses) :) I have 20/20 vision, but have been obsessed for several years now with wanting glasses. In high school I tried to get my mom to buy me a pair of $400 frames that served no functional purpose. When that plan didn't pan out I resorted to borrowing Amy Fitzpatrick's. When I went off to college, I went from borrowing one Amy's glasses to another Amy's glasses. Below I am modeling the glasses of +Amy Madigan
|Wearing Aunt Di's glasses|