cee’s fun foto challeng – spring scenes

“Don’t pack up your camera until you’ve left the location.”  Joe McNally I think all of us just adore the Spring! The spring is all about nature coming to life again … with nature, we are coming to life too. … Continue reading

things we did in istanbul (part IV)

“Kids believe in Santa; adults believe in childhood.” Cate Kennedy Christmas Eve, the main Christmas day for us Swedes …. that is when Santa knocks on the door, asks if everybody has been behaving well during the past year (as … Continue reading

cce’s fun foto challenge – winter scenes

“In photography, you’ve got to be quick, quick, quick, quick. Like an animal and a prey.” Henri Cartier-Bresson The winter 2010-11 was a really serious winter here in the South of Sweden … and also 2012-13 was cold but after … Continue reading

things we did in istanbul (part II)

“People were right when they say there is no other place on earth as beautiful looking as Istanbul.” Chateaubriand … first full day in Instanbul we woke up to sunshine, gorgeous!!! With our apartments did it come to breakfast, which … Continue reading

lens-artists photo challenge ; #77 – favorite photos of 2019

Patti, haven’t done it easy for me … favorite photos of 2019???!!! I love most of my images – How will I be able to choose???!! But here we go. “Life will show you masks that are worth all your … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge; one color or hue

“A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.” Salman Rushdie “The answer isn’t another pill. The answer is spinach.” Bill Maher My favorite greens, peas and spinach!!!! “A small café, that’s love.” Mahmoud Darwish Cafe … Continue reading

tuesday photo chellenge – common

Common … what a brilliant and fun topic/them!!!! Well done, Frank. *smile “I’ve learned to brush off many things.” Katrina Bowden Colorful brushes spotted at a convenient store in Costa Nova, Portugal – May 2018 “Sugar is to blood as … Continue reading

lens-artists photo challenge #76 – on display

… what a fantastic fun and playful topic Amy came up with for this week – “On display” – Love it!!! “A visit to Marrakesh was a great shock to me. This city taught me color.” Yves Saint Laurent This … Continue reading

tuesday photo challenge – mist

… from glow to mist!!! Frank has come up with another great topic. “Mist in the morning is Earth’s morning breath…” Nanette L. Avery Mist morning take off from Brighton station … with destination London – January 2016 “Why is … Continue reading

a photo a week challenge – communications

Nancy, another great topic and thanks for keeping us busy and playing. Happy Thanksgiving to you and your loved ones. “Good communication is as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after.” Anne Morrow Lindbergh “Rock stars get … Continue reading

lens-arists challenge # 73 – cold

This weeks topic is COLD  given by Tina. First I started to look for wintery images …. but it didn’t really click!!! So why not try something else … something I enjoy in company and when I travel, cold drinks. I’m not … Continue reading

a photo a week challenge – brown

Nancy wants us to think brown and straight away my thoughts went to chocolate. Nancy is after the dark, rich deep brown (just like chocolate) to dominate our images and here is my chocolate gallery. I loooOoOooove chocolate!!! “If there’s no … Continue reading

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

tuesday photo challenge – fantasy

Fantasy???!!!  “Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality. It’s a way of understanding it.” Lloyd Alexander As a child, I had a very lively imagination. I was very lonely as a child and I always made up fantasy stories … … Continue reading