Shoot and Edit: Week 33 – Shadows SOOC...

August 22, 2011
Welcome to the 33rd week of Shoot and Edit: Part 1. Click HERE for all the details and upcoming prompts/themes and past tutorials. This week our theme or prompt is “Shadows” (this is just a suggestion, you can show us any SOOC shot…much like I did this week). You have until Wednesday each week to link your SOOC shot up on Jill’s blog. On Thursday, you can link up your edits with ME after following some of my tips on how to edit your shots (or just post your edit on Thursday and you can pick up my tips for next week).I actually took this photo a week or two ago....
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Scavenger Hunt Sunday

August 21, 2011
Welcome to another week of Scavenger Hunt Sunday. Last week, I might have seen everything in black and white, but this week…I’m seeing lots of color. I hope you’ll like it! If you’ve been participating in the Scavenger Hunt each week, I hope this week’s items inspired you too. If you’re new to the Scavenger Hunt…WELCOME! Next week’s items are sponsored by Kat, Paper Heart Camera and Head Ant. The rules are simple: Anyone can participate. You’re encouraged to take five new photos this week for the challenge. Creativity is also...
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Mushrooms

August 19, 2011
Last weekend, my husband was working in our front yard when he noticed a few mushrooms. I must have trained him well because he immediately yelled, “Ashley, get your camera.” I think it started raining shortly after he called me outside so I told him that I would photograph them the next morning so he could promptly get rid of them.  The next day, I walked outside with my camera and macros lens. The mushrooms had multiplied! In fact, you’re going to see more mushrooms in the Scavenger Hunt because even more of them sprouted up a few days later.  And as interesting as...
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Mosaic Muse

August 19, 2011
Linking up with Hallie Westcott for 50mm Friday.Every other Friday, to wrap up the theme from the prior two weeks, the Mortal Muses will be featuring a mosaic of some favorite shots from the flickr pool. It’s also our turn to share our interpretations of the current theme – “two.” So, link up your blog posts or flickr photos HERE between now and Sunday night. This is a great opportunity to become part of our community…and maybe even meet a few new photographers. And to make it even a little more fun, this week’s Mosaic Muse includes a giveaway! With that...
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