One more for this week’s photo challenge: “[S]hare something that glows.” The new week’s challenge comes out today, so I’m throwing this in right at the last minute…but I couldn’t resist. It’s not amazingly colorful yet here in central Virginia…but the autumn beauty is coming! It’s the sun that really brings it out right now. I […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: GLOW (#2)
Mid-October in Central Virginia, USA * It’s been a long time now – well over a year – since I gave much attention to photography. But I’m suddenly feeling the urge again….and it feels really good! When I have a camera in hand, I engage in my moments in a deeper way. I stay more […]Read More Mid-October Photos (and a Mindfulness Reminder)
This week’s photo challenge: “[T]ake a moment to notice the structure of everyday things around you. Note the lines, freckles, and tiny hairs on your arm, and imagine the biological blueprint that created them. See the bricks of a building, and realize that they were individually placed there by another person. Then, share with us […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: STRUCTURE
I love the delicate new leaves of springtime – looking at them, photographing them. (And the contrast here between the mature branch and the new growth seemed like a good contribution to Tuesdays of Texture, too!) My son asked me to take this shot particularly because he noticed that this little baby branch with its […]Read More Tuesdays of Texture: May 9, 2017
Today’s blogging prompt from WordPress is the single word, “CHUCKLE.” * I found myself chuckling earlier this morning, sorting through some photos, when I realized just how VERY MANY IMAGES I have of my son up some tree or other! It’s very difficult to keep that kid out of trees. Any trees…all trees! He seriously […]Read More Daily Prompt: CHUCKLE (or, Trees are AWESOME!!!!)
This week’s photo challenge: “[S]hare an image that means “earth” to you — whether it’s a panorama of a landscape that takes your breath away, a close-up revealing a detail in nature, or another scene that honors the outdoors…” * I’m not sure how it is that I never noticed this before – but baby […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: EARTH
This week’s photo challenge: “Sometimes it’s fun to take a step back from interpretive challenges and just celebrate a color: green!” * I found some notable green today, at Maymont Park, in Richmond, Virginia. I think this first one below might be my favorite. Maybe not the shot itself (it’s just a snapshot…nothing special.) But […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: GREEN!