Tuesdays of Texture: OCTOBER 11th

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 […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: (EXTRA)ORDINARY

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 […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: DESCENT

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 […]

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Natural Light is So Beautiful!

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 […]

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