Body Food, Mind Food (Lens-Artists & Mahesh Nair’s book Chaotic Alleys)

The Lens-Artists Photo Challenge theme is “One Photo, Two Ways”. I decided to feature some throwback photos to go down memory lane and introduce you to Mahesh Nair’s book release. I have TWO free hard copies to give away – so be sure to check out the end of this post.  Let’s start with a photo of my … More Body Food, Mind Food (Lens-Artists & Mahesh Nair’s book Chaotic Alleys)

Lens-Artist Photo Challenge – Symmetry (and Advice from a Cat)

This week for the Lens-Artist Photo Challenge, the topic is symmetry here.  The first thing that came to my mind had to do with how symmetry falls under “balance” and here is the outline I used when teaching elementary art (back in the day – ha) Virginia Standard of Learning 3.12  – Technique and Application … More Lens-Artist Photo Challenge – Symmetry (and Advice from a Cat)

Lens-Artist Photo Challenge: Geranium Inspiration & Corona’s The Rhythm of the Night song

The Lens-Artist Photo Challenge this week is Inspiration    ***  This week, after chatting with Bushboy via his Feather’s post, I was inspired to bring geranium blooms indoors.  *** Splashes of indoor beauty can add visual rhythm to life.   Corona’s (1993) “The Rhythm of the Night” song is not to be confused with Debarge’s (1985) … More Lens-Artist Photo Challenge: Geranium Inspiration & Corona’s The Rhythm of the Night song

Lens-Artist Photo Challenge – Negative Space

This week for the Lens-Artist Photo Challenge, Amy invited folks to share images of negative space in photography. Amy shared this: Negative space is the area around the main subject of your photograph. This space is empty or unoccupied. Spencer Cox at Photography Life explained it this way: Photos with high amounts of negative space are: empty, … More Lens-Artist Photo Challenge – Negative Space

Bike Photos & Emily Dickinson’s Truth Can Blind poem (Lens-Artists DELICATE)

Hello Readers, The month of May continues to move on and I am still exploring Emily Dickinson’s poetry. The lens-artists theme this week is DELICATE (here) and this reminded me of Emily’s poem about delivering TRUTH. Sharing truth with someone – or grasping a truth for ourselves – can be a delicate matter. Here is … More Bike Photos & Emily Dickinson’s Truth Can Blind poem (Lens-Artists DELICATE)