The Color Wheel part 2

Complementary Colors Triadic Colors Tetrad Colors At first I was going to share this as a triadic color combination, then when the red curb popped out at me I realized I had purple, green, yellow and red.

Why I Photograph

I take pictures as an art form I can spend hours on and not make a huge mess. The memories are everlasting and easy to share. It is a way to express myself that is less criticized than any other art form (at least I feel that way now). I am drawn to photography for …

Favorite Face| Summer 2011

Mr. B had gone to the amusement park with his new friend and was given some money to spend for himself. This is what he bought. He could have slept in it because it was completely dry but he was ready to wash it off after being home for less than an hour. It was …

Project 64| Bittersweet

Bittersweet As always, it seems anymore, I am also a little behind. Sepia There is a lot of sepia around these parts, but none that I wanted to photograph. I stopped to take this picture for my entry series but the garage door is a perfect sepia in the shadows. Blue Violet I saw this …

Through the Door

Two years later, I can finally admit I was in a really bad place. First, I was working my butt off to only get yelled at for one thing after another. Then I was robbed at gun point, and two days later I was terminated for the robbery being my fault. I was crushed. I …

Photo journaling

Often, I just post pictures for each challenge I share pictures with. Now I am embarking on a new path. A path to embrace more creativeness. I am, at the moment, involved in Karen from Chookooloonk’s Path Finder e-Course. I am also starting Kat’s c-Course on Monday on finding your eye. I am so excited. …

Traditions

I saw this balloon this morning on my way to walk the dogs. I only had my iPhone, so once I cropped the picture it became a little grainy. I went ahead and cropped it in my phone, then went through 100 Cameras in 1 to get this affect. Going to have to start taking …

Success

Sometimes success is better measured in smiles received, giggles heard, and hands held, than in dollars earned, deadlines met, and kilos shed. ~Mike Dooley; Inspirational Author, Speaker and Friend Image:  Photographed with my Nikon 900, 18-55mm lens.  aperture 3.5, shutter speed 1/200, ISO 200

Hope

Hope is not the closing of our eyes to difficulty, risk or failure. It is trust that if we fail now, We shall not fail forever. And if we are hurt, We shall be healed. It is a trust that life is good and love is powerful. Author Unknown Images:  Photographed with my Nikon D90, …