Sunday, January 25, 2009

Joy


Yes, I know, it is another picture of Leif, but I just can't help myself. The weekly theme at i heart faces is JOY. And you can't tell me that Leif's reaction to running barefoot on the beach isn't pure joy.

Let a joy keep you.
Reach out your hands
and take it when it runs by.
~Carl Sandburg


31 comments:

Boybarian Dad said...

Awesome expression.

This Country Girl said...

How precious that you caught that moment! Great photo!

Tammy

illahee said...

it's perfect!

Stephanie said...

Very nice! It's def. a joyful picture with that cute little smile:))

Holly (me.) said...

His little face just says, "Woo-Hoo!" That's certainly joy.

Leslie Roark Photography said...

AWWW! That's perfect!

Life with Kaishon said...

Well, our kids are the best models, aren't they? He is precious and totally evokes a feeling of joy : ). I love your pictures. Beautiful!

kristyo15 said...

Perfect picture for the theme this week. Beautiful.

Christi said...

Love it!

jennykate77 said...

True joy! I love this one!

Lori said...

great pic!

Katrina said...

Absolute Joy! I love shots like this in black and white... beautiful lighting! Adorable boy. :o)

Melinda said...

Love the black and white conversion of this pic. Great shot!

Valarie Lea said...

Oh this is an awesome picture!

theArthurClan said...

Awwww ~ he looks so happy!! I love the quote that you added this week as well.

~Angie
co-founder of I ♥ Faces

jodi said...

how can you *not* win every. single. time? great picture. now. you know what i'm going to say---you need to post camera settings/photoshop actions, etc. after such awesomeness to help spread the wealth.

do a photography post, pretty please?

jodi

Katarina said...

That picture is JOY so perfectly captured. WOW!

Rosie : ) said...

Love his expression!

Randi said...

Pure joy! the black and white really makes this photo stand out!

keli.h said...

Oh that is the epitome of joy!!

Tangee said...

Oh, I love this, just precious

Beth@Pages of Our Life said...

Now that is "Uber" joy! I love the expression you captured. So precious.

Thank you for the sweet compliment, coming from you it means a lot.

Christi said...

Okay now I have 3 favorite photos. He is precious.

Allyson said...

Precious

Lisa said...

oh, wonderful! SOOOO cute!

lindsay said...

aw.. so sweet..
great picture

Blessed Mom of 8 said...

That photo definitely says JOY!

He is adorable!

In His amazing grace,
Jill

Sarah said...

What a great shot!

Thanks for alerting us to this; I'm loving watching the entries roll in.

Also, thanks for the blog. I, too, have three small boys and am considering homeschooling. You've created a great resource here.

Best wishes!

Bethany Haile Photography said...

I agree with everyone! This is a great shot!! I love his expression!

April said...

oh wow!! what a great catch

Teresa said...

Wow...this is stunning! Completely precious and adorable, and I love your composition and lovely b&w. Beautiful!!!