She hasn't sat for me in more than a year. Its very difficult to get her in a mood where she will be happy about the occasion. Ellenor is a child of simple tastes and demands. And of course most events only happen if she wants them to happen. So we never push her although that's not to say she gets away with murder, either.
can only fully open her eyes at dusk as the light cruelly penetrates
them else. She was looking particularly delicious today so at dusk, I
asked her to sit in the garden. I cleaned off my camera which I have
barely touched over the past year, set my fave 50mm F1.4 lens to the
magic face aperture and snapped. I wasn't even rusty setting the iso or
shutter speeds considering my neglect. Although I did forget to switch to RAW. The horror!
turns 20 this year and is making huge a leap from adult learning in
College to a scheme called Launchpad. She is quite delighted about it
even through her true love is College life. She also made a transition
to adult hospital from Alderhey plus she has been nominated for the
100,000 genome testing program which is quite exciting.
She is growing up right before me but will always - ALWAYS be my baby girl x