Serendipity: Flower Girl

This past weekend I attended the wedding of a good friend. The event took place under beautiful blue skies on a stunning afternoon in Berkeley’s Tilden Park.

I brought a small camera with me to the event, but promised myself that I would leave the heavy shooting to the hired pros. I have a lot of respect for wedding photographers, and I have long since decided that I am not destined to be one of them.

Alas, when a cute little flower girl starts frolicking around outside the reception hall in the perfect light of dusk, I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to take some un-posed kid pictures while the real wedding photographers were inside shooting the bride and groom.

Here are my two favorite images: