Meet Baby ‘Dillon’—50% Balinese, 50% British and 100% Adorable (Photo of the Day)

Dillon--1/2 Balinese, 1/2 British baby

Today’s photo, shot on an iPhone, is of a lovely child—I Gede Dillon—whom I met here in Amed, Bali (Indonesia) several days ago. He’s 6 months old…and half Balinese, half British and 100% adorable!

Dillon--1/2 Balinese, 1/2 British baby

I’ve had so much fun getting to know him and photographing him that I just had to share one of his photos with you. He has a wide range of facial expressions and, at times, looks older and seems more mature than his actual age. He’s playful and sweet.

I must admit that I’ve grown rather attached to him over the past few days (and I don’t look forward to saying goodbye). It’s been a pleasure getting to know him–and I hope that, based on this photo, you can see why!

By the way…his mom, Emma, is from Yorkshire, England. And his dad, Dilly, is from Bali (Amed).

Note: The “I” in his name means “Mister” and the “Gede” means ‘first born.’ In Bali, many first-born children are known as ‘Wayan.’ Emma, however, chose the alternative Gede because she preferred it.

Your Thoughts/Experiences

Like photographing children? I do, but I’ll admit that it’s sometimes a challenge. They move fast! Dillon was tricky, but when he sat still, taking his photo was really fun.

Photographic Details

Camera: iPhone 4S
F stop: 2.4
Shutter: 1/60 second
ISO: 200
iPhone App: Noir

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11 Responses to Meet Baby ‘Dillon’—50% Balinese, 50% British and 100% Adorable (Photo of the Day)
  1. Penny Imes
    July 26, 2012 | 3:33 am

    I really appreciate what you post. You have a new subscriber now.

  2. Sky
    August 2, 2012 | 11:05 am

    Oh my gosh! He’s the most adorable child I’ve ever seen!
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    • CB Driver
      August 5, 2012 | 11:11 pm

      Thanks, Sky! I definitely thought so…and he was sweet to hang out with. Glad I got to spend time with him… :)

  3. Waegook Tom
    August 6, 2012 | 9:24 pm

    Ohmygod he’s such a cutie! Love those chubby little cheeks! I want to pinch the screen. As I type this, I’m saying out the words in baby talk in my head.
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    • CB Driver
      August 7, 2012 | 12:18 am

      Hi, Tom. Glad you see it, too! I really connected with him…was hard to say goodbye.

      Love your comment/s, btw. You always crack me up!! :)

      PS: Did you pinch the screen? LOL

      • Waegook Tom
        August 8, 2012 | 12:51 am

        Glad my comments make you chuckle :)

        I tried to pinch the screen but couldn’t get a good grip for optimal cheek pinching.
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  4. Dillons mama
    August 7, 2012 | 12:43 am

    Thanks everyone for your comments he is a cutey! Well apart from right now when he’s screaming at the top of his lungs because he’s tired

    • CB Driver
      August 8, 2012 | 9:06 pm

      Hi, Emma. So happy that I met the two of you! PS: I hear him screaming right now–LOL.–through cyberspace. Maybe he’s teething? :)

  5. Ana around the world
    August 24, 2012 | 8:43 am

    What a cupcake! Totally adorable baby :) Congrats on the photo…it kinda looks like a pencil drawing.
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    • CB Driver
      August 24, 2012 | 10:58 am

      Thank you, Ana! I think you’re right–it does look like a drawing of some sort. I must give credit to the iPhone app I used–Noir. :)

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