I Spy With My Little Eye

Can you find the word air? And a key? And something used to fasten? Photo Credit: Rhadonda Sedgwick   Have you ever played the I Spy game? One person sees something and gives clues about the selected item and the other person tries to guess what the item is by looking around the room with [...]
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August CY365 Photo Challenge List | 2017

"August is like the Sunday of Summer" -unknown Summer is winding down. Can you feel it? The change is in the air. Have you noticed that your photography changes as the seasons change? It's always fun for me to look back on. This Summer has been busy with plenty of family activities for me. I've [...]
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How to Add Text to Photos

Adding text to an image can really enhance the look of a photo. It can help in gaining the attention of a reader and showcase a photo beautifully. I use Photoshop Elements when adding text to my photos. When I use my phone for photos then I use the app Rhonna Designs. Choosing Fonts When [...]
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July CY365 Photo Challenge List | 2017

Can I let you into a little secret? Summer overwhelms me, especially this Summer. For those that don't know, I have 3 kids and we just brought home a puppy 1 month ago. We've had a few too many hits this past month and I've let my camera sit on my counter a little too [...]
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Sunrise, Sunset, Swiftly Flow The Days….

Who doesn’t love a beautiful sunrise or sunset? The best thing about photographing sunrises and sunsets is that you always know where they are going to show up! Unlike wildlife or people (not that those two are the same), you can count on the sunrise and sunset every single day. They are also different each [...]
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10 on 10 | When Getting The Photo Matters Most

I sat in the living room listening to her describe details of her wedding.  You could feel the joy as she spoke. I struggled to get my head around it all. Wasn't she just the flower girl in my wedding? I can so distinctly recall her wearing my high heels, clopping back and forth to [...]
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June CY365 Photo Challenge List | 2017

  June arrives and marks the change of seasons and the halfway point of many of your 365 projects. Halfway. That's a really big deal. Your intentional daily practice makes YOU a better photographer. It's scientifically proven. It's all about moving forward despite the constraints life presents. This month I'm stepping in for Britanee with the [...]
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Get Inspired With “Creative Lows”

Do you feel like there are no shots left to take? Is your favorite spot leaving you uninspired? Does your creativity need a jolt? Then maybe Creative Lows can help! I read an article once about ways to stay creative and it said instead of buying that new lens to give your creativity a boost you should [...]
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May CY365 Photo Challenge List | 2017

  For me, May is busy. I don't like the word 'busy' but that's exactly what it is. I will have many great excuses to not take a photo every day. To take a break from this journey. It'd be simple enough, right? I'm not going to let that happen. I know, for many of [...]
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Putting the “Extra” into Your Ordinary | How To Capture Everyday Photographs

When I first began my journey into photography three years ago, I was all about the posed portrait. A still, planned subject is a great way to practice your skills. But while a nice framed posed portrait with beautiful light looks great on the wall, that’s not where life happens. Life happens at the arrival [...]
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