Because, Babies

January 22, 2016 1 min read

 

I stumbled upon some footage I had recorded last year during a blanket photo shoot, and it was so darling! This week I tried my hand at some light video editing and had so much fun in the process. That is, with the exception of trying to upload it to facebook and the sound quality being deteriorated; very frustrating.

So, here is my little helper and some sweet blankets and a temporary satiation of my incessant need to create!

 


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