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Dunno about anyone else but "about 3" is around 3pm - it's coming up to 3.45pm and the people who are coming for photos still haven't turned up - oddly enough I'm not too impressed........
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I bet not, set Woody on them.
3 is actually the early hours of the morning so they might turn up when you are in bed lol, 1500 is actually in the afternoon
Oh right - maybe next time, if there is a next time, I'll stick to the 24 hour clock.
I'm half inclined to pretend not to be in if they turn up - gone 4pm now and still not a peep. I'm taking anemone photos instead
Woody might struggle against two adults and a kiddie but he'd certainly try!
Seems like it's a photo finish.
Quote: I'm half inclined to pretend not to be in if they turn up
Deffo do it Ali. They show no respect................give then none!
They did arrive in the end at 4pm - they've just gone. Unfortunately I happened to be in the window when they arrived and they spotted me.
i would have stood there for about 30 minutes just looking at them, and then answered the door.
I hope they had a good excuse Alison. I hate lateness. I'd have found it hard not to be "off" with them after all that. I hope it's worth it to you.
Quote: 3 is actually the early hours of the morning so they might turn up when you are in bed lol, 1500 is actually in the afternoon
Quite so, lets get with it.
One of my bug bears too, I hate un-punctual people, especially as I always bust a gut to get an appointment on time......
Well I guess having a 2 year old that was asleep is a pretty good excuse but a message saying they'd be late would have been good.
With the room cleared and background paper down I could have done some SPs whilst I waited but sod's law would stepped in and they'd have arrived whilst I was dressed up in PVC or something equally interesting
I've not looked at the pics yet - maybe later on this evening but hopefully they'll be fine (the usual worry that I'm crap and every family kiddie shoot I've done has produced perfectly good images so I really needn't worry!).
I love the idea of just standing there for half an hour looking at them but nah - I don't think I could have done that
I did at least take some anemone pics while I was waiting and they came out nicely - might enter one in the current EPZ competition.....
you should charge them for the extra hour!
Quote: You should charge them for the extra hour!
Would be nice but I'll consider it a lesson learned and inform further visitors have to turn up on time or at least call me and tell me why they're running late. I don't intend to do non-stop kiddie pics - I seem to have a bit of a run of them at the moment - but they make an entertaining diversion from the usual stuff
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