Cheeky

This week’s photo challenge asks for a cheeky image. When I was photographing the father of my friend Christel back in July, he was intrigued by the number of clicks he heard. That’s when I got this adorably cheeky expression.

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Blissful Quiet Birds, Fog and Farm Fields

Foggy days depict serenity, and I crave for them when autumn sets in. It is peaceful and yet transient with the promise to reveal a brighter day after the fog dissipates. Here is my submission of moments of blissful quiet to the WP weekly photo challenge, featuring the theme ‘Serene’, as proposed by editor @Ben […]

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You Don’t Have to Be Famous to Be Awesome

Stumbling upon the best street portraits is a matter of luck and attention to the environment to get that fleeting moment. The subject of my interest will trigger my fantasy, and I will shoot with that in mind, waiting patiently for the best moves, if any, facial expressions, and wrinkles, yes, I find them beautiful […]

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Fleeting Moments

For this week’s photo challenge Ben Huberman proposed that we share our personal interpretation of something we appreciate despite or even because of its short shelf life.

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Autumn Leaves by Eva Cassidy

This autumn leaf photo asked for music and not words. It had to be ‘Autumn leaves’. I went to YouTube to get the version performed by Nat King Cole but decided to check other versions too. I heard Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Eric Clapton and even Edith Piaff. While searching, I stumbled upon the singer […]

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What Does ‘Peek’ Your Interest in a Photo?

It’s a hot day, and these tourists seem to rest on a bench at the ruins of the Alhambra castle in Granada, Spain.  Or have they had an argument and can’t talk to each other? ‘Show us just enough of your subject to peek our interest.’ Which of these photos do you think are the […]

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Halloween Pumpkin Seeds

It’s Halloween time but in Europe, where the costumes, treats and parties are more commercially motivated than perhaps the original intent of this day. I like pumpkins though, any time of the year. I bought some for soup and for the first time the seeds served a purpose, after being baked. They also looked bright […]

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Day Seven: Seven Days, Seven Photos in Black & White

“Seven days. Seven black and white photos of your life. No people. No explanation. Challenge someone new each day.” This goes for Sandra at A Momma’s Views who challenged me to join her. Thank you, Sandra. I ask Janet to come along, if she may wish, just because she likes portraits!  

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