Lens-Artists Challenge #104 • Summer Tina Schnell is this week’s host, and her challenge is to capture Summer. ‘ Summertime and the livin’ is easy … One of these mornings You’re goin’ to rise up singing’ DUBOSE HEYWARD, GEORGE AND IRA GERSHWIN Summer at the Beach • Lens-Artists Challenge This photo sums up this summer in Holland.
Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #95 • All Wet It was part of the Foto Festival Naarden 2019, which had as theme ‘Dutch Masters & Marvelous Misfits’. For more of my entrees in Lens-Artists Photo Challenge, click here.
Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #102 • A Quiet Moment Patti Moed is this week’s host. She’s challenging us to capture A Quiet Moment. The lockdown rules in the Netherlands have been relaxed considerably, hence the streets, squares, parks and beaches are filling up with people. Fortunately most of them practise social distancing. Here’s a short movie … Continue reading Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #102 • A Quiet Moment
Waiting • Lens-Artists Challenge #72 Japanese commuters, whether it’s by metro, bus, train etc. all share this one burning question when waiting for their means of transport to arrive during rush hour. When will we – in heaven’s name – finally arrive? These 2 photos are photos of photos by Michael Wolf taken during an … Continue reading Waiting • Lens-Artists Challenge #72
The #85 edition of the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge by Tina urges us to go on a ‘Treasure Hunt’ in your photo library. For details, see the link. Challenge items While the setting sun is a bit of an after-thought, here’s a more obvious and cliché one. Notice the outline of the moon right above the … Continue reading Treasure Hunt • Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #85
I had to think about Ann-Christine’s challenge of ‘chaos’ for a while. First instinct is to somehow symbolize the chaotic time of today. First order of the day then was to look up what the exact definition of chaos is. There were 4 alternative meanings mentioned in the Lexicon dictionary. Of which I found only … Continue reading Chaos • Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #88
In the #84 edition of the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge the glove that Amy has thrown us is to find something ‘Narrow’. Streets in Southern Europe sprang to mind, but a quick browse through the entrees into this challenge revealed it’s been done. I’m not sure if this qualifies as narrow. It does makes sense in … Continue reading Narrow • Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #84
Leading Lines • Lens-Artists Challenge #80. In this week’s edition Tina’s line ‘It’s not so much what you put into your image as it is where you want the viewer’s eye to go and how you get them there’ almost leapt off the page. Paradoxically, the way (I think) the leading lines in this photo … Continue reading Leading Lines • Lens-Artists Challenge #80
For the ins &outs, head over to Ann-Christine’s blog who is our host of Delicate Colours • Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #98. My first port of call was to look up what delicate actually means other than subtle or pleasing because of fineness or mildness. Definition of delicate: pleasing to the senses Merriam Webster Dictionary So … Continue reading Delicate Colours • Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #98
Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #99 • Old vs New For the ins &outs, head over to Amy’s Share and Connect blog who is our host of Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #99. I lifted this photo a while back from a tweet by Elon Musk. For more of my entrees in Lens-Artists Photo Challenge, click here.