This week’s 52 Week Photo Project theme is Laughter.  Not surprisingly, most of the photos submitted so far show a person (or a pet) laughing.  I wanted something different, something more, but was really struggling, especially after  my kids models all declined to let me use them for this week’s project. Then I read about […]

One of the things I love about where I live Somewhere-in-the-Middle-of -the-USA is the mix of worlds I enjoy.  When I’m at home, I feel like I’m out of the hustle and bustle of city life with close proximity to trees, open space, cows, horses, hay bales and barns.  Yet, if I want the experiences that suburbia […]

As February 29th approaches, I’ve been playing with the “sports continuous” mode on my camera so that I can capture a great “leap” photo to share on Leap Day.  I love this photo because although it was captured right as my daughter returned both feet firmly to the ground, it looks as if she’s standing […]

…I want to be My Cat. My trip home from Lexington yesterday took 11 hours and included an unexpected visit to Chicago.  (Just as a reference point, my GPS says I could have just driven home in nine hours.)  After crawling into bed after 1:00 a.m., morning came all too soon.  While I had to get up, […]

This week’s 52 Week Photo Project theme is Laughter.  While this subject seems more straightforward than Song/Movie theme, for example, what I’m struggling with is coming up with a photo of laughter that really tells a story.  I want to capture a moment that really tickles your heart and makes you want to laugh, too.  I welcome […]