It is easy to love the snow when you work from home, and your children’s daycare is only five minutes away. I’m still working from my dining room table on the days I don’t work at the cafe or Starbucks. My new desk should arrive this week. I really look forward to being back in… Read More Winter is here.
Wow, I’m so far behind on the daily Photo 101 assignments that tomorrow’s assignment has already been posted, and I haven’t even posted today’s. Today’s theme was “Connect” a great theme to delve into a bit more deeply in today’s over-connected world. My husband and I first became parents approximately one year before smartphones became… Read More “Connect” – Photo 101: A Photo a Day
Solitude is today’s assignment for the Photo 101: A Photo a Day course, and it is a perfect prompt for experimenting with the Rule of Thirds, since you can capture the feel of isolation simply by how you compose the shot. I have a handful of flowering hawthorn trees in my yard at home, and… Read More Minimalist Solitude – Photo 101: A Photo a Day
My day started at 5:30 am, and I still didn’t have time do this photo challenge any sooner in the day. There are so many photographs that I have taken in the last decade that would work perfectly for today’s “Bliss” assignment. A decadent chocolate brownie photograph I took for a recipe posting on my… Read More “Bliss” – Photo 101: A Photo a Day
It is now day three of this month’s Blogging University Photo 101 course, and today’s theme was “Water”. My first thought was of some impromptu beach sunset photos that I took of my girls in South Carolina last year. But I had time to take a new photo today, and I want to try to challenge… Read More “Water” – Photo 101: A Photo a Day
I tend to favor simplicity and minimalism in my photos, as you can likely tell with just a quick glance over my photoblog. But when I read today’s Photo 101 assignment, “Street”, my trip to Japan with my husband in 2007 was the first thing that I thought of. Most of my street photography from… Read More “Street” – Photo 101: A Photo a Day
This month, I’m helping out with Blogging University’s Photo 101 course on WordPress.com, and I’ve decided to join in as a participant as well. I’m winding down the busy season with Jenny Hooks Photography and heading into an indefinite hiatus, and I’m going to have more time to spend on the hobby of photography. I… Read More “Home” – Photo 101: A Photo a Day