We ♥ Kisses Photo Challenge

February 08, 2010
With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, it’s only appropriate that the i ♥ faces photo challenge involves KISSING! I’ve been looking for an opportunity to use this photo – it is my mother attempting to give my aunt’s Boston Terrier a kiss. I ♥ the look on her face…it makes me
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Fix-It Friday

January 30, 2010
I love that i ♥ face’s fix-it photo is snow related…because it’s SNOWING! In North Carolina, we don’t often see snow, so it’s quite a treat – assuming you don’t have anywhere you need to go. My challenge now is to fix this photo with the incorporation of texture. Here’s the original: And here’s my edit (edited in PSE 7):Cropped photo (I love really focusing on a face)Added “Just a Perk” by Coffeeshop PhotographyAdded “Orion” by Coffeeshop PhotographyAdded “Vintage Honey” by Coffeeshop...
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i ♥ texture – Week 4 Challenge

January 25, 2010
This week’s i ♥ faces challenge is to submit a photo that incorporates texture in an interesting and beautiful way. I can’t help but bring back a picture I took of my husband’s nephew over the weekend. He’s 5 and often makes it difficult for me to take a picture of him – as you can see, I barely got him in the frame. On top of that, we were in my husband’s grandparents’ old cabin…and the lighting is a bit of a challenge. But, I took advantage of it and added a vintage feel to the picture. I personally believe that it looks as if I pulled it...
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Fix-It Friday

January 22, 2010
To go along with the  “We Are Family” theme, i ♥ faces wanted to highlight a family whose dad has been struggling with cancer for years. They recently found out the devastating news in December that his cancer is now terminal, and are now doing everything they can to enjoy the rest of the time they have together on this earth. Since I just found a ton of free Photoshop Elements compatible actions last night on Coffeeshop Photography, I thought what better way to test drive my new actions! Here is the original photo:  Aren’t they a great family? I love this shot, but I...
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