“Spoon w/Green Baubles” This week, we try to harmonize the colors in an image. They should be complementary to each other or of opposite sides of the color wheel. You can read this article regarding color theory to get a better understanding of complementary colors. For this image, I chose to mix the red backdrop … More Week 2 (Color Harmony) – Spoon w/ Green Baubles
“Pendleton” They will be here soon, all full of cheer. Bitter cold and looking for warmth, they will reach for the Pendleton. Before they take off their coats.
“Christmas Bear” The lights remain, presents gone. The roar of excitement has quieted and we begin to notice the special things, the memories. With all its charm. For this week, I looked ahead after, the guests were gone, and noticed a different view of the objects around me. This bear no longer represented a … More Week 1 (Vision/Looking Ahead) – “Christmas Bear”
Dear Friend, The leaves are beginning to fall here. I haven’t written in such a long time and when I saw these in the yard, it made me think of you. We used to do everything together and now we barely talk. I know that we were angry the last time we visited, but I … More “Maple Leaves”
“Mini Rose” The petals weaken under the drops of rain that have found their way into the folds. At any moment, the drop could fall, making way for the petals to relax some until the next rainfall. The color bright and new, even though it is autumn. Beautiful.
“Berry Droplets” It rained recently. The yard is crisp and fresh, waiting for the sun to appear. Yet, it is Autumn now and the sun won’t be out for awhile. The barberries are losing their leaves quickly but before they vanish, some caught the rain and now shows its leaves proudly. A last reach for … More Day 2 – Macro Challenge
“Bare” The leaves are almost gone, in their final color, then the wind comes. Each of the branches more bare with each gust. Soon they will be bare, asleep for the winter and preparing itself for the spring when they awake again.
“Red Horn” f5, 1/50 sec., ISO 125, 64 mm The sound of color washes across us as we admire the way the glass flows. Gently curving into its shape. Curious of the sound it could make. Melodic notes imagined. WPC – Vibrant
“Red Maple” f5.6, 1/60 sec., ISO 200, 179 mm Stay Or Jump
“Big Red” f5.6, 1/40 sec., ISO 200, 55 mm As I walk down the street, there are hundreds of people as it is the annual festival. Dozens of classics are rolling down the street in their parade of auto history as the people cheer, smile, and admire. Just then, she appears. The classic of the … More “Big Red”