After I had my photographer's epiphany about my video style, Vimeo took Thanksgiving vacation, and this is the first weekend video challenge since Nov 7th. The challenge was a profile video for my Vimeo profile... it took me a bit to get my head around "profile video" instead of "video that says something." But I…Read more Two Video Challenges in a ROW!
I was so excited about the video challenges after successfully completing the July 18th challenge. But then I got reminded that I am a novice at this film making thing, which is okay... The August 1st challenge was to recreate an iconic shot from film or TV... I don't know what's iconic because I don't…Read more A Photographer’s Epiphany
The Black and White Challenge for this week is Pets. I bribed the dog and just took what the cat was willing to offer. My dog is a German Shepard, the cat is a Siamese, they are both practically monochromatic naturally so I was bold and tried to go a little bit beyond the set…Read more Black and White Pets
The weekend before Halloween, we finally got out to the pumpkin patch for our new tradition (the old one was the Pumpkin Liner and I still miss that silly train). There is a Western Town facade that the kids play in, I got my kid to pose in the barred window of the JAIL.. For…Read more Posing for the Camera
It has been very busy - I have not posted any weekly challenges since the beginning of September. I've seen the challenges and thought, "I could do something for that," or "I probably already have something for that," and then the week goes by and I realized it's time to look up what the next…Read more Taking a Moment for Me
This week's weekly challenge is "Waiting." Life has a lot of waiting in it. My daughter is a gymnast and there is a lot of waiting in gymnastics. Here's one of her and her coach waiting for her turn to start warming up at the beginning of Region 2 2017 Championships. Here's one of her…Read more Not Waiting
Every year I enter photos into the county fair, every year I hope for a ribbon, every year I realize the things that I think make the picture cool (light artifacts, blurs, etc.) are what make the judges think it's not a good photo. Every year I had to choose just three photos. But last…Read more Yearly Fair Selections for Photography