lens-artists photo challenge #62; silhouettes

Patti, thanks … once again a great topic/subject from you, girls. A silhouette is the image of a person, animal, object or scene represented as a solid shape of a single color, usually black, with its edges matching the outline … Continue reading

a photo a week challenge; traditions

They say that if you are a true globetrotter is this one of the world festivals that you shouldn’t miss – up there with Rio, Madi Gras and the Carnival of Venice. Sweden’s Midsummer (‘Midsommar’ in Swedish) is the quintessential … Continue reading

tuesday photo challenge – fall

fall verb \ ˈfȯl \ fell\ ˈfel \; fallen\ ˈfȯ-​lən \; falling “Most important thing in life is learning how to fall.”  Jeannette Walls A fallen beauty from Jardins do Palácio de Cristal’s garden, Porto – May 2018 “Sometimes it … Continue reading

lens-artists photo challenge #61 – pets (everybody wants to be a cat)

In Istanbul is the cat the King. Kedi is a 2016 Turkish documentary film directed by Ceyda Torun about the many stray cats that live in Istanbul, the most beautiful movie (watched it twice). The stars in the documentary are: … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – roofs

“When I have a camera in my hand, I know no fear.” Alfred Eisenstaedt “So, if you’ve got something to say, say it from the rooftops.” Unknown Old cottage from 1810 at Fredriksdal’s open-air museum in Helsingborg, Sweden. (August 2016) … Continue reading

tuesday photo challenge – city

Frank, has done it again … topic/subject that suits me perfectly. I love visiting cities. I don’t want to live in a big city anymore … but I love visiting, because of the variations, the pulse, and the options they … Continue reading

lens-artists photo challenge #60 – framing the shot

Amy‘s topic for the week … inside a frame. Once again a great topic from the girls. I thought I would have a lot more “frames” to chose from … but I really struggled to find any, even if I … Continue reading

a photo a week challenge: what’s for dinner

Thank you, Nancy…. for this week you played it straight into my hands (a retired chef), but also given me a headache …. what I’m going to serve????!! “Chicken Tagine with Bacon, Sweet Potato,  Mini Onions, Prunes and Cinnamon” It … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – fire hydrant

“The more pictures you see, the better you are as a photographer.” Robert Mapplethorpe Didn’t have to dig deep this week, because I know I only have two images in total!!! “Catch on fire and people will come for miles … Continue reading