Tag Archives: Daily Post’s Weekly Photo Challenge

Farewell! It was a pleasure.

All-time Favorites Jasper, Alberta, Canada Capreol, Ontario   Kauai, Hawaii   Me in a time/space moment. Farewell to the Daily Post community of photographer. It was a pleasure joining you on your creative journey.   Farewell to Daily Post  

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Rope of Life

“We learn the rope of life by untying its knots.” (Jean Toomer)   “Weave me a rope that will pull me through these impossible times.” (Tim Finn)   Daily Post: Twisted    

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Cheers

“May you get all your wishes but one, so you always have something to strive for!”  ( Irish Blessing)     Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Liquid      

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Unlikely Fun Sightings

All these photos were taken at Anderson Farm Fall Fair in Lively, Ontario. Never thought I’d meet this huge pumpkin in person.   Unlikely fellow in the driver’s seat of a vintage car. The car show provided many  humorous and … Continue reading

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Different Flavors

“All the variety, all the charm, all the beauty of life is made up of light and shadow.” (Anna Karenina)     Daily Post: Lines

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Nature On Hold

Proliferation of branches waiting to grow spring buds.   Tree top-heavy in pine cones.   Bountiful population of ducks enjoying the sunny day and spring melt. This photo was taken in late March this year and then suddenly winter came … Continue reading

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Thoughts of Spring

Capturing this image put a smile on my face. Beauties of nature always do.      Fertility blooms Coloring spaces with spring Stirring the spirit Joyful anticipation Glorifying emergence   Colleen’s Challenge #78: Grow & Honor (Synonyms Only) Daily Post: … Continue reading

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Sunset in Northern Ontario

These were taken many years ago with my old Canon. Love the starburst it captured.   A bit of added contrast to enhance the scene after the sun had set.  Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Rise/Set  

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I’d Rather Be…Done With Winter!

  I’d rather be leaving my footprints on a secluded beach.   I’d rather be mesmerized once again, by the roar of the ocean waves at sunset.   I’d rather be taking photographs of unfurling Spring, than wondering when Spring … Continue reading

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Where Did He Go?

  Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Story

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Seeing with New Eyes

“Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.”  (Edgar Degas)   “Discovery consists not in seeking new lands, but in seeing with new eyes.”  (Marcel Proust)   “I am not interested in shooting new things–I am … Continue reading

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Alien Splendor: Variations on a Theme

      Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge

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Music of Winter

  Sunlight moments dance Musical innuendo Silence opens arms Coloring creative mind Envisaging warmth of spring   Colleen’s Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge #67: Play & Guess (Synonyms Only) Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Silence

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Lost in Time

  Weathered and broken Once an adventurous gem Vessel of crossings Key to sudden journey’s end A story yet to be told   Patrick’s Pic and a Word Challenge #121: Crossing Colleen’s Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge #66: Destination & Guide (Synonyms Only) Daily Post … Continue reading

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Growth of Mental Abstraction

Creative matrix unfolds to the curious mind… Lighting the way to investigate new worlds. Spontaneous burst of colorful insight blooms.   Daily Post’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Growth

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Joy of Surprise-2017 Favorite Photos

The gift of surprise in photography. I was in awe when I created my first real macro in 2017. Eyeing a dead leaf that had flown onto my balcony, I held it up to the sunlight, snap and voila, macro … Continue reading

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Look Up! WPC: Ascend

  Imagination Ascending beyond treetops Clear, blue sky calling   Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Ascend

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Serene Moments

Taking some moments to enjoy this peaceful scene.   Feelings of serenity watching these Canada geese.   Waiting serenely for the Hawaiian sun to rise.   And here she rises.   Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Serene

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Fire of Transformation

Flames transforming life Winds of time change directions Joy in sweet moments Marshmallow transforming into sweet delight.     The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Transformation

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Orchid Experiment

Step One: Original Photo   Step Two:  Fun with lighting and experimenting with spot removal. I actually discovered I could add a spot also and created the blue globes for a outer space kind of feeling.   Step Three: Final … Continue reading

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Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Peek

  A peek at the darker side of prosperous Ottawa. These two photos were taken almost consecutively. A person on the phone obstructed my view and it appears as if the camera’s eye is peeking around his form.  Then, I … Continue reading

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