Day 302/365 SP Quiet Time

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© Andrea Petersen
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Now mine eyes shall be open, and mine ears attent unto the prayer that is made in this place...
II Chronicles 7:15
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I give my prayers
Before I go to bed
At night...
My thoughts said,
With my eyes
Open to God's light...
A quiet place
Is our upstairs
For grace
Plus solitude;
And I expressed
The mood...
While dressed
In lace
And white.
Poetry by me AJP

It was rainy today and I did another existing light portrait upstairs experimenting with the light..using manual focus without flash which I think is a soft type of lighting. The lacey white dress I am wearing I bought at the thrift shop that I went to with my lady friends yesterday and I was so happy it fit me without trying it on before I bought it.

Manual Focus
Aperture f/4.5
Shutter speed 1/8 sec.
Focal length 55mm
ISO Speed 250
lamp lighting

25 responses

  • JOE FAILK

    JOE FAILK gave props (19 Nov 2009):

    Another great SP Andrea!

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (19 Nov 2009):

    It seems several Daily SP folks are experimenting with light...and all are doing a terrific job! This is so pretty, and very peaceful. How lucky you are to buy without the try!!

  • Richard Knight

    Richard Knight (Deleted) gave props (19 Nov 2009):

    Very sweet and natural. Faith cometh from hearing . . .

  • Maurie A

    Maurie A gave props (19 Nov 2009):

    The lighting is amazing in this shot... another great find...I love the lace dress!!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen said (19 Nov 2009):

    Thank you all for your kind words...And thank you Joe for the spotlight...That is such a pleasant surprise..

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (19 Nov 2009):

    Lovely SP, Andrea! You get better by the day (literally).

  • Mary Brown

    Mary Brown gave props (19 Nov 2009):

    Andrea, the natural lighting is beautiful! Great SP....and you look lovely in the lace dress.

  • Joerg Schlagheck

    Joerg Schlagheck gave props (19 Nov 2009):

    Love the lighting for this shot as it matches the atmosphere so well. You look fantastic in that dress!

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (20 Nov 2009):

    Wonderful SP Andrea! So warm and peaceful.

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (20 Nov 2009):

    So incredibly beautiful Andrea. The light, your pose, the mood, your dress, and the poem! I love it all.

  • Jyri Vissak

    Jyri Vissak gave props (20 Nov 2009):

    Beautiful composition and tones!

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (20 Nov 2009):

    Looks like you are saying your nightime payers..Very lovely photo of you Andrea. It suits you!

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (20 Nov 2009):

    love you sp! I'm attending a Gathering of Faith at our church due to my son's upcoming confirmation. Our last session was about finding a quiet place to offer our prayer. Love to see that you found yours.

  • dp *

    dp * gave props (20 Nov 2009):

    Lovely entry. Very nice SP. dp

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (20 Nov 2009):

    Lovely lighting, SP and dress Andrea.

  • Patty Gross

    Patty Gross (Deleted) gave props (20 Nov 2009):

    Very sacred and humble in appearance, Andrea. I love your dress too, and it certainly become you! I always go up to my room (the upper rooom) to say my evening prayers and meditate on a scripture verse. Nothing in this world is more relaxing and peaceful! Exceptionally wonderful photo!!

  • Latrenia Bryant

    Latrenia Bryant gave props (20 Nov 2009):

    Wonderfuuuul shot!! reminded me of when I was little and said my prayers before bedtime.

  • Zerina Phillip

    Zerina Phillip gave props (20 Nov 2009):

    You look very serine. Color is wonderful.

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (21 Nov 2009):

    Like an angel in that beautiful dress and lighting. A very prayerful pose. Another excellent SP, Andrea.

  • Stefi Failk

    Stefi Failk (Deleted) gave props (22 Nov 2009):

    Beautiful!!!!! SP Andrea! So warm and peaceful.

  • Lanis Rossi

    Lanis Rossi gave props (22 Nov 2009):

    Excellent!

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (23 Nov 2009):

    Andrea I would love to go shopping with you...lovely shot..

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (7 Dec 2009):

    Such a fun shot & entry.

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (25 Jan 2011):

    Excellent shot!!!

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (25 Jan 2011):

    We greet like this by folding our hands and we call Namaste!!!

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