P52:6 | Directional Light
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P52:6 | Directional Light

This week’s P52 prompt was Directional Light. While technically all light has direction, photographically speaking, lighting that falls evenly over the face of your subject is called flat lighting. Often used in fashion photography, so-called beauty lighting is flat & minimizes texture (ie wrinkles, pores, & blemishes). This week we were supposed to implement side lighting, which…

On Our Plates Blog Circle
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On Our Plates Blog Circle

This week, I’m adding a new blog circle to the mix. Called On Our Plates, it is a monthly circle for food photography. I really enjoy good food photography, but I’ve never been very happy with my own attempts. The theme for this blog circle is fairly loose & open to interpretation, the only requirement…

P52:5 | Inspired By
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P52:5 | Inspired By

This week’s  theme for the Clickin Moms P52 was Inspired By. The idea was to find another artist or particular piece of art that we loved, & to use that as inspiration for our own work. We didn’t have to replicate another piece, just use some aspect of it as inspiration – color, lightning, mood,…

P52:4 | Sign of the Times
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P52:4 | Sign of the Times

It’s Wednesday! Time for another installment of the 2015 P52. This week’s theme was Sign of the Times. We were supposed to photograph something whose days are numbered, so to speak. Something that, 10-20 years from now, we expect to be obsolete or vanished. I grew up in the 70s & 80s, & I’ve seen…

P52:3 | Favorite
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P52:3 | Favorite

So you know how most people have a favorite song, a favorite movie, a favorite book, a favorite restaurant? Not me. I am fickle & changeable & moody, & my favorite things change with the wind. It’s not a new thing. I remember being stumped by the favorites sections in those All About Me books…