The Daily Post Photo challenge: Story

For this week’s challenge, do some visual storytelling with your photography. As always, I’m excited to see what you all share.Photos are remarkably multi-purpose. They can be informational, instructional, or historical. They can be created for pure artistic pleasure, or for decoration. My favorite kind of photograph, though, is one that tells a story. A… Continue reading The Daily Post Photo challenge: Story

The Daily Post Photo Challenge: Out of this world

The Daily Post Photo Challenge: Out of this world This week, share a photo that takes a familiar scene — a place you frequent, a face you know well, an activity you engage in regularly — and makes it look and feel like something out of this world. Feel free to interpret the theme as… Continue reading The Daily Post Photo Challenge: Out of this world

The Daily Post Photo Challenge: Face in the crowd

The Daily Post Photo Challenge: Face in the crowd Create an image that represents being “a face in the crowd.” Explore silhouettes, shadows, orientation, and other ways to mask your subject. As you hide the defining characteristics of your model, notice which traits continue to stand out. Without facial expression, can you tell how someone… Continue reading The Daily Post Photo Challenge: Face in the crowd

The Daily Post Photo Challenge : 2017 Favorites

It is really difficult to choose a favourite photo from the hundreds of photos taken this year. But two photos came to mind as soon as I read what we had to share. I am in my daughter’s home in Germany. And I have been experiencing snowfall for the first time. Some days ago, early… Continue reading The Daily Post Photo Challenge : 2017 Favorites

The Daily Post Photo Challenge : Transformation

Changes keep happening, in living beings or in non-living things. Some changes are not so noticeable but many a time the transformation is unbelievable. Caterpillars become butterflies, buds become flowers, the young become old, the raw become ripe. They are the same but so very different. In our place we get very small chillies which… Continue reading The Daily Post Photo Challenge : Transformation

The Daily Post Photo Challenge : Layered

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 (or just choose one of these elements if you’d like). Strata of clouds, a shirt collar peeking through a sweater, a cross-section of an onion: you… Continue reading The Daily Post Photo Challenge : Layered

The Daily Post Photo Challenge : Ooh Shiny

Like a dog that sees a squirrel and jerks the leash out of its owner’s hand to chase it, I just can’t help but get excited, and 100% sidetracked, by monarchs, swallowtails, frittilaries, hairstreaks. They’re like jewels of the air. They are vibrant, graceful, full of light. And they are goofy as well, wobbling and… Continue reading The Daily Post Photo Challenge : Ooh Shiny