photography | Polka Dot Cottage

Archive for photography

Black and White

B+W 2/5

Earlier this week a Facebook friend invited me to join a 5-day black and white photography challenge. Black and white is, indeed, a challenge for me because I am so in love with color!

continue reading "Black and White"



Come hear an exciting tale of photo library management and folder organization.

continue reading "Simplify."

Back to school – for YOU!

Go back to school!

I’m taking a few online classes you might like. Check them out!

continue reading "Back to school – for YOU!"


Jump! in Ocean Grove, NJ at Polka Dot Cottage

Just when I thought there were no new things to photograph on the beach, an empty lifeguard chair proved me wrong.

continue reading "Jump!"

Book Review: Shooting With Soul

Shooting with Soul by Alessandra Cave, a book review at Polka Dot Cottage

I love this book. Click through and I’ll tell you why!

continue reading "Book Review: Shooting With Soul"

Picture Summer, anyone?

Film. at Polka Dot Cottage

July’s photo theme is Summer, and I’ve decided to have a do-over of the Picture Summer photo class I took four years ago. Would you like to join me?

continue reading "Picture Summer, anyone?"

More fun with film

More fun with film at Polka Dot Cottage

Remember that old SLR I was playing with? I never showed you what became of the second roll of film. Come have a look.

continue reading "More fun with film"

Rosey. Or, Photoshop’s hue blend mode.

How to change the color of an object in Photoshop

Learn how to use Photoshop’s hue blend mode to easily change the color of an object in an image.

continue reading "Rosey. Or, Photoshop’s hue blend mode."

Windows Down Volume Up

Windows Down Volume Up, a new Summer playlist from Polka Dot Cottage

It’s a new Summer playlist, along with a bit of Photoshop fun. Come have a listen and a look!

continue reading "Windows Down Volume Up"


Film. at Polka Dot Cottage

I’ve been playing with film, learning to use a completely manual camera from the 70’s that may or may not work properly…

continue reading "Film."
featured sponsors!
ad swap friends
trusted affiliates


RSS  Email  Download the Android App  Kindle + Facebook  Twitter  Google Plus  Flickr deviantART  Ravelry  Pinterest  YouTube Pandora  LastFM

Site design and contents copyright 2005-2014 by Lisa Clarke.