This week’s photo challenge: “[S]hare your take on “rounded.” It’s a broad theme, so I look forward to your personal interpretations, whether you choose to focus on a curving street, limbs caught mid-way through a dance, a bowl of fruit (think of all the round shapes!), or any other object, landscape, or texture that fits […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: ROUNDED
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: “This week, share with us a layered image of your own. The topic is wide open, as long as you focus on the interplay of depth, density, and texture.” * My daughter isn’t really playing a soccer game on the side of a hill, I promise! The shot just looks that […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: LAYERED
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 miss the ocean!!! I only got there once this summer. Better than nothing…but not anywhere near enough time! So here are my feet beside the Atlantic Ocean from two summers ago, to go with “Atlantic.” (I really like that song!) *** I’m posting this pic also because I’ve been practicing a little with Gimp…and […]Read More Creative Pursuits
“Still round the corner there may wait a new road or a secret gate.” ~J.R.R. Tolkein Image & quote inspired by this week’s WordPress Daily Post photo challenge: “What kinds of images and emotions do corners evoke in you? In this week’s challenge, share a photo that plays on any of the word’s many meanings.”Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: CORNER
This week’s photo challenge: “[W]hat is guaranteed to distract you? What is your ‘Ooh, shiny!’?” * Honestly, my guaranteed “ooh, shiny!” is dragonflies…and to a (slightly) lesser extent, butterflies. But, as Andrea (WordPress’s challenge author this week) talked about butterflies already in the challenge description (and I just recently talked about dragonflies myself!), I decided […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: OOH, SHINY!