cee’s fun foto challenge – red

“Taking pictures is like tiptoeing into the kitchen late at night and stealing Oreo cookies.” Diane Arbus “When in doubt, wear red.” Bill Blass “Red is scream, red is power, red is assertion!” Mehmet Murat ildan “Red is a benevolent … Continue reading

cee’s fun photo challenge – textures

“When people ask me what equipment I use – I tell them my eyes.” Unknown “Flea markets are fun because they are the ultimate treasure hunt” Lara Spencer Plastic – colorful household items at a flea market  in Sjöbo, Sweden … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – circles, curves and arches

“Photography is an itch that won’t go away. No matter how much you scratch it.” Dara McGrath “There is a reason we used to build Cathedrals that drew the eye upwards.” Michael Gungor Chichester Cathedral courtyard arch, West Sussex in … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – cars and trucks

“Everyone has a photographic memory. Some don’t have film.” Stephen Wright “Leave sooner, drive slower, and live longer.” Unknown The first car that drives through Checkpoint Charlie after the fall of the Berlin Wall, 1989  – September 2015 “To attract … 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

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

cee’s fun foto challenge – water

“Photography is pretty simple stuff. You just react to what you see, and take many, many pictures.” Elliott Erwitt “This might be Vodka” Unknown Irish spring water, lunch in Belfast (January 2017) “That which the fountain sends forth returns again … Continue reading

cce’s fun foto challenge – floral close up

“The trick to forgetting the big picture is to look at everything close-up.” Chuck Palahniuk “Happiness held is the seed; Happiness shared is the flower.” John Harrigan “In joy or sadness, flowers are our constant friends.” Okakura Kakuzo “Be honest, … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – letters and numbers

“Your photography is a record of your living, for anyone who really sees.” Paul Strand “It’s not true I had nothing on, I had the radio on” Marilyn Monroe The letter sculpture at Navy Pier in Chicago, moved into space … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – tree of the kind or number 3

“Everyone has a photographic memory, some just don’t have film.” Steven Wright “Where flowers bloom so does hope.” Lady Bird Johnson I couldn’t say what beauties this is, must be a relative to the Muscari (grape-hyacinth) .. they were enjoying … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – 2 items or number 2

“No place is boring, if you’ve had a good night’s sleep and have a pocket full of unexposed film.” Robert Adams “Old empty chairs are not empty in reality; memories always sit there!” Mehmet Murat ildan The Stock Exchange Palace … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge: 1 item or number one

“If I could tell the story in words, I wouldn’t need to lug around a camera.” Lewis Hine “Today’s pig is tomorrows bacon!” Hunter S Thompson Siesta at Fredriksdals open-air museum and gardens in Helsingborg, Sweden –  the Linderödspigis Sweden’s … Continue reading