cce’s fun foto challenge; colorful buildings

“It is more important to click with people than to click the shutter.” Alfred Eisenstaedt “Color is a power which directly influences the soul.” Wassily Kandinsky “The Boathouse” out by Stanley Market overlooking Stanley Bay on Hong Kong Island serve … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – modern homes (about a high rising dream)

“Why dream small … when you can dream big” Viveka Gustavson “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” C.S. Lewis This challenge will I only use images from one building – Aqua … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – old buildings

“How many photographers does it take to change a light bulb? 50! One to change the bulb, and forty-nine to say, “I could have done that!” Unknown “New ideas often need old buildings.” Jane Jacobs Not all old houses have … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – ageing flowers and leaves.

“The whole point of taking pictures is so that you don’t have to explain things with words.” Elliott Erwitt “But he that dares not grasp the thorn. Should never crave the rose.” Anne Bronte “When leaves have to let go … Continue reading

cce’s fun foto challeng – anything to do with bicycles

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving” Albert Einstein ***** Country of cyclists 1. Netherlands People: 16,652,800 Bicycles: 16,500,000 Cyclists: ~99.1% “Crashing is part of cycling as crying is part of love” Johan … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – anything to do with boats.

“I wanted freedom, open air and adventure. I found it on the sea.” Alaine Gerbault Thank you, Cee! … this challenge is so close to my heart and my sea legs. I got my first seaman book in 1972 – … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – all about cars and trucks

“Ever since buying a digital camera, I can only think of the positives …. There aren’t any negatives” Unknown “We are formed by little scraps of wisdom.” Umberto Eco 2017 I spent Christmas in Kraków and on the of my … Continue reading

cce’s fun foto challange – anything painted

“I really believe there are things nobody would see if I didn’t photograph them.” Diane Arbus This week I have chosen to go close and personal up with the painted art. “Every canvas is a journey all its own.” Helen … Continue reading

lens-artists photo challenge #101 – one single flower

Cee’s topic for this week: one single flower …. such a joyful topic. Both Oscar and I love flowers … so delicate and beautiful objects for us. And they bring such a joy to both of us … and they … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – hats

“No photographer is as good as the simplest camera.” Edward Steichen “The personality of the wearer and the hat makes the hat.” Philip Treacy An extremely hot day in Warsaw – July 2015 “How a hat makes you feel is … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – graffiti & mural

“You just have to live and life will give you pictures.”Henri Cartier Bresson “Every child is an artist. The problem is howto remain an artist once we grow up.”Pablo PicassoMini-street art artists at the open-air street art gallery “Hometown” in … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – man made

“I take the same picture twice. First, with my heart, then camera.” Biju Karakkonam “A baby makes love stronger, the days shorter, the nights longer, savings smaller, and a home happier. Unknown I don’t think there is anything more lovely … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – sense of smelling

“If you can see it, you can shoot it.” Ted Grant “Ladies, a man will never remember your handbag, but he will remember your perfume.” Olivier Creed My fragrance draw – May 2020 “You know, it’s hard to beat bacon … Continue reading

cce’s fun foto challenge – sense of tasting

“We are making photographs to understand what our lives mean to us.” Ralph Hattersley “If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” J.R.R. Tolkien Khachapuri – the decadent and … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – sense of hearing

“The best camera is the one you have with you” Chase Jarvis … hearing … means music to me – music is like water to me. “There must be something that fascinates us more when things go wrong.” Jonas Kaufmann … Continue reading