This week we are asked to share photos that show our interpretation of ephemeral in the weekly photo challenge. The following information was provided to assist: Ephemeral: adjective 1. Lasting for a very short time. Yesterday I published images of the Northern Lights (see here). Today I thought I would focus on wildlife.
This week we are asked to share an image that shows reward in the weekly photo challenge. The following information was provided to assist: Reward is filthy with possibility: it could be your third grader’s beaming smile after reading her first chapter book, a steaming mug of chicken soup after a long run in the cold, a […]
This week we are asked to share an image that obeys the rule of thirds in the weekly photo challenge. The following information was provided to assist: The Rule of Thirds is a photography concept that puts the subject of the photograph off-center, which usually results in blank space in the rest of the image. If you focus closely […]
I thought I would try a new regular post – providing photo tips on Saturday. As the name implies, it will come out every Saturday (New Zealand time). In undertaking this regular feature, I am aiming to cater to anyone who has a basic understanding of DSLR cameras who want to take their photography to […]
This week we are asked to share an image of symmetry in the weekly photo challenge. Some suggestions were given to help with this challenge: Don’t limit yourself to architecture — you can bend this theme in any way you’d like. A portrait of your twins? A window grille? The yellow lines of a busy road? A row of […]
This week we are challenged to show what “express yourself” means to us in the weekly photo challenge. Some examples were given to help with this challenge: It could be the delightful, gummy grin of a baby grand-nephew, a message of love written with a biplane in the sky, the clenched fist of anger and frustration, or even a lunch […]
This week we are asked to publish an image that conveys serenity in the weekly photo challenge. A definition of serenity was provided: The state of being calm, peaceful, and untroubled. In this submission I present a series of photos that represent serenity for me. The photos were made in Antarctica, Namibia and my home country of […]
In today’s assignment for the Blogging 101 course we are asked to “publish a post for your dream reader, and include a new-to-you element in it.” For this assignment my dream reader might be a renowned wildlife photographer. The element that is new to me in this post is the use of quotes for each elephant […]