Archive for photography
Lots of pictures, and a few words, too: updates on my current photo projects.continue reading "December merriment"
I’m doing a photo-a-day project in December. Maybe you’d like to do it, too? Get the details here.continue reading "Picture the Holidays"
It’s been a while since I took one of those email-prompt-a-day photography classes. I was kind of thinking it might be fun to do it again, and so I have jumped into Darrah Parker’s Lensmama class.continue reading "Lensmama"
I fought the law and the law won. So I went home and drowned my feelings of airheadedness in a Craftsy photography classcontinue reading "Craftsy has photography classes now"
I thought I’d share a few of my photo-processing tricks. You don’t necessarily need Photoshop to achieve these effects, although that is what I used for these examples. I also often use the editing tools within Picasa, or the Snapseed app on my tablet.continue reading "3 ways to improve your photos"
Just a little taste of my days lately. Ice cream, Fourth of July hot dogs and sparklers, a dip in my parents’ pool… I’ve been working hard these last few weeks, but also making sure to remember not to work *all* of the time. How are you summering these days?continue reading "Summering"
I’ve been watching all of you lucky iPhone users play with Instagram for almost a year. I don’t have a smartphone (I’ve got the cheapest low-frills cell phone and plan on the planet), but Neil got me an Android tablet for my 40th birthday last year, and ever since then, I’ve been playing with photo […]continue reading "Instagramming"
I sometimes wish I could think my blog posts into being. I’d have written four or five of them in the last week! I had quite the prolific run on my blog back in 2007 and 2008, and I have moments of wishing for those days back. I still do have so much I could […]continue reading "Thoughts"
I think my 365 Project is doing a better job of representing how I spend my days this year than it has in previous years. Maybe it’s because I’m not focusing on a particular theme this time around, and just shooting what I’m doing. I realized this when I sat down to process several day’s […]continue reading "Day to day"
It was just over a year ago that I got this lovely camera bag. I loved it (as much as one could love a bag) and I took it with me everywhere. I loved that I could always have my camera in tow, and that it was well-protected. I really loved that the tote looked […]continue reading "Bag angst"