Lens-Artist Photo Challenge: Perfect Patterns Some time back I wrote about the Fibonacci pattern in nature. https://sprawly.wordpress.com/2017/03/11/patterns-in-nature-or-the-fibonacci-sequence/ It's fascinating and now I look for it everywhere; and it IS everywhere! Cactus bloom Man-made patterns are interesting in their own way. But I always gravitate towards nature.
Lens-Artist Photo Challenge: Diagonals Diagonals, leading lines... they're everywhere! I love taking photos of roads. Especially when you don't know where they lead. In this photo not only does the road lead you, but the trees do too. Sometimes they seem to go on forever. Others seem to just stop. Some are more horizontal. They... Continue Reading →
L-APC: Home Sweet Home
Lens-Artist Photo Challenge: Home Sweet Home I figured I'd stick to my own state for this challenge. I live in Oklahoma. It doesn't have big mountains, or ocean, but there is diversity here. Some might surprise you. I've lived here most of my life and I've been surprised. I've written about the Talimena Drive several... Continue Reading →
Lens-Artist Photo Challenge: Texture Texture in photography is fun. It adds a level of visual interest to the photo. Turtle rocks in Arkansas. Thistle bud The velvety texture of a rose. Charred wood. The soft mane of a gorgeous horse. This color is called silver dapple. Horse hair caught in fence cable. A soft, fluffy... Continue Reading →
L-AC: Wildlife Close to Home
Lens-Artist Challenge: Wildlife Close to Home There are a lot of deer in our area. Turkeys as well. A Roadrunner on the lawn mower. It's always fun to watch the Jackrabbits. This little guy was fun to photograph.
Lens-Artist Photo Challenge: The Mountains Are Calling I couldn't pass this one up. We love going to the mountains and I have a ton of photos of them. The hard part is picking which ones. BC, Canada. The Canadian Rockies. 93 south, BC, Canada Near Juneau, Alaska Inside Passage, along the Canadian/Alaskan coast Colorado, USA... Continue Reading →
L-APC: Favorite Finds
Lens-Artist Challenge #214: Favorite Finds I don't go to a lot of museums. But I have been to a lot of antique stores. I started taking photos of creepy things in them which I share around Halloween. I call it "Super Creepy Crap". I haven't gotten new photos lately 'cuz of COVID though. But anyway...... Continue Reading →
LAPC- Photographic Groove
Lens-Artist Photo Challenge- Photographic Groove It's pretty clear that my groove is animals and nature; as in flowers, sunsets and rural places. I really like taking macro shots too. Macros show a whole other level of detail that's unknown to the naked eye. This is a Lantana petal with a drop of water in the... Continue Reading →
L-AC: Three photos
I'm late, as usual. The theme for this Lens-Artist Challenge is 3 Favorite Photos. We are supposed to pick 3 of our favorite photos from different genres. It'll be difficult to pick just 3. Hopefully I won't get lost going down the rabbit hole of looking through my photos. It happens. Frequently. I've posted this... Continue Reading →
Lens-Artist Photo Challenge: The Eyes Have It I thought for the longest time that the white spot on the road runner was his eye. I never got a good look until I got a photo of him. His eye is actually right in front of the white spot. This zebra seems to have a peaceful... Continue Reading →