First thing to know is that if you come along on the shoot, you will be used! Mom and sister made great assistants, blocking the late afternoon bright sun, and all pitching in to temporarily move some lumber and other items that made for a less than perfect shot!
Second thing to know is, we have FUN! My goal is that we all are comfortable and make this something enjoyable and not to dread - especially for teenage boys who are doing this for their parents not really for themselves. We even had an interesting racoon sighting, which hopefully wasn't rabid, but he wasn't scurrying away from us either (photos of that included here).
Since highschool baseball is a big part of Andrew's life, we started over at the field. Then a few in front of the Madison High School murals.
Next, we went to another part of town where I continued to move my subject (and myself) around. I never realized how much of a workout I was getting at these shoots until I saw the photos!
More movement, more instructions. Andrew was a great sport, but I think he was about done by the end of the session.
And now...here are some of the final results: