Aargh! I just realized that I’ve been so undisciplined about posting over the last several months, that I haven’t participated in this photo challenge (which is actually one of my favorites!!) since JANUARY! That’s rather ridiculous. Sigh. Well, the bright side is that I’ve now noticed that – and that’s the first step toward whipping […]Read More Tuesdays of Texture: OCTOBER 11th
I love Fall when it’s at its peak, of course – but this beginning time, when the colors are just starting to come out…this is pretty nice, too! Happy 1st Day of Fall!Read More Happy 1st Day of Fall!
This week’s photo challenge: “Mundane and meaningful objects. Beautiful everyday things. This week, surprise us with something or someone (extra)ordinary.” * I’m afraid I’ll look like I’m taking the not-giving-it-any-thought route, using this picture to respond to this photo challenge. But I find that I can’t help it! It just feels like such a perfect […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: (EXTRA)ORDINARY
This week’s photo challenge: “…publish an image that conveys serenity.“ *Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: SERENITY
Any leaves left on the trees this time of year are so dull and brown and bedraggled. I’m tired of looking at them! But I noticed today that if you look closely, they actually do still have a little bit of red in them leftover from the autumn. You have to look hard. If you’re […]Read More There’s a Lesson in There Somewhere
From this week’s photo challenge: “This week, show us your interpretation of descent.” * I might possibly be interpreting “descent” too loosely for the challenge…I don’t know. But having taken this picture, I can’t make myself satisfied with any other interpretation now, I find! So: * I actually went downtown (Washington, D.C.) on purpose yesterday […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: DESCENT
I’m interested in learning about how to manipulate light as a photographer – both natural and artificial. But I have to admit: there’s nothing more exciting to me, photographically-speaking, than those moments when I have my camera in my hand and the natural light is just right. Natural light, for me, is where the magic […]Read More Natural Light is So Beautiful!