In order to improve my photography skills, I started this blog as a 365 project in 2012. When I look back at my early shots 5+ years later, I feel I’ve learned a lot.  Yes, I’m most certainly still an amateur, but going forward I will grow my skills through a new project, most likely […]

Folks seem to really enjoy these A to Z posts, so here is another one, my third of the year.  There are so many talented photographers out there — amateurs and professionals alike — so check out this latest batch of some of my favorite shots in so far in 2012. A – Asti White and […]

Because I now have as many blog visitors from outside the US as from the US, let me take a moment to explain Memorial Day.  Observed each year on the last Monday of May, Memorial Day is a federal holiday set aside to remember the men and women who passed away while serving in the […]

This week’s theme for my 52 Week Project is “Jump” so I thought I’d share these images of my littlest puddle jumper. You Might Also Enjoy: After the Rain Project 52, Week 19: Shoes Project 52, Week 18: Shadows

This week’s theme for my 52 Week Project is “Shoes.”  Because my three daughters are dancing all weekend in a competition, I wasn’t sure I’d have a chance to take a fresh photo for this week’s topic.  Plus, I have already done several shoe shots so far this year.  (See the links below.) As luck […]

This week’s theme for my 52 Week Project is “Shadows.”   Walking behind my youngest daughter on our hunt for ducklings, I captured this while she played with her shadow. You Might Also Enjoy: Project 52, Week 16:  How Do You Get from Point A to B? Project 52, Week 12:  Up on a Shelf Project […]

This week’s theme for my 52 Week Project is “How Do You Get from Point A to B?”  While I could have posted a cool photo of bicycles from Amsterdam or the Metro in Paris, I live Somewhere-in-the-Middle-of-the-USA.  And in the Midwest, you pretty much have to drive everywhere, even when you’re close enough to walk or ride your bike, […]