Cee’s Photo Challenge: Shadows and Reflections

This week Cee has come up with another fun challenge…reflections and shadows.  The photos I’ll be showing you today were shot during the past week (shadows) and this morning (reflections) Continue reading

Photography 101: Shooting in Black and White

Photography 101…black and white!

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Our last Photography 101 installment focused on color, so it’s only fitting that today we talk about black and white! If you’ve developed your own film in the darkroom, you know that working with black and white is a fun, rewarding experience. These days, many of you use digital cameras, so we’ll focus here on digital photography.

Over on The Gravel Ghost, photographer Merilee Mitchell wows us with her moody and evocative black and white images and photo stories: she captures vast desert landscapes, particularly in Death Valley and around California. In this post, she talks about her passion for black and white photography — and the power of telling stories in monochrome.

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Where’s my backpack: Stone

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These are just a few examples of the stone work throughout our area…these in particular are in the town I live in, Bolognano, which is a part of Arco (TN) Italy.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Horizon – 2

Weekly Photo Challenge:  Horizon

“Horizon. The space or line where the sky meets the earth. So many places where the sky meets the earth around the world, and millions of interactions between two elements. It can be water, a city skyline, a forest, a wasteland, a desert, a sunset outside your bedroom window. Is there a particular horizon which speaks to you?


In a new post specifically for this challenge, share a photo which means HORIZON.” Continue reading