Friday, July 27, 2012

queens feast - summer 2012

It's Queens Feast in Charlotte this week and all of the restaurants are a buzz! 
Queens Feast aka Restaurant Week
This occurs twice a year, in February and July, and we participate every time!
This round we headed into the city to Blue, a fine dining restaurant with a Mediterranean flare.
The food was wonderful, the atmosphere was swanky and the wine was delish -- We'll be going back!



I have a question for you ladies... It's about taking photos with and without the flash. 
Which is the best way to take a photo? I'm clueless...

 Left: without flash  :::::::  Right: with flash
My thoughts: Without flash is more flattering to my body, but with flash brings out the details and color of the subject (me)

Thanks, have a great weekend and don't forget to follow me on twitter here!

16 comments:

  1. I can't believe I am even going to weigh in on this because I know didly about photography BUT I always find if there's enough natural light, no flash works better. I keep my iphone camera set to auto so the flash only comes on when it's too dark not to have it.

    (yes, I only take pictures with my iphone haha)

    that necklace is the perfect compliment to your simple dress by the way! love it


    CarissaExplainsItAll

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  2. You guys look so great, and I'm glad you got to take part in Queen's Feast! I've been to two restaurants participating in it this week, and a girlfriend and I have reservations at Zink tonight. Oh, and regarding the flash - I prefer non-flash photos just because they look a lot more natural, but sometimes I have to lighten mine up and adjust the color in Picmonkey!

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  3. I think the no flash looks better and I am loving your outfit, so pretty as always. Happy weekend, lady!

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  4. So glad yall enjoyed Blue! Did they have live Jazz going on? Best atmosphere!

    And I have no clue on pictures! I'm terrible at that!

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  5. that necklace looks great on you! xo

    http://allthingsprettyandlittle.blogspot.com/

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  6. I looooooooove your hair! Teach me your ways :) Adorable outfit too! As far as the flash goes, I prefer no flash if I can get enough natural light. I think overall, they just end up looking better that way :)

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  7. No Flash! It is best to use natural light! I learned this recently from my boss! If you need more light it is best to slow the shutter speed to let more light in! :)

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  8. we have a similar sitch go down in Greenville every year but it's just called "restaurant week" (i think it's a statewide thing) and i believe it's only once a year.

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  9. such a cute necklace! works great with that dress.

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  10. This is just a personal preference (I know very little about photography), but I like to use a flash almost always. For some reason, I just think photos look better with a little more exposure :) But you look fab in both!

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  11. That sounds so fun!

    I definitely prefer taking pictures without flash!

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  12. I love your outfit!!!

    Without flash darling. The natural lighting works for you!

    xx

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  13. You look so pretty sissy! Love that necklace. I have it in turquoise and coral, but dying for the ky blue one :-). I like no flash too. Natural light is the way to go.

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  14. I like the one with a flash but they're both good!

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