Lens Artists Photo Challenge #66: How You Fill Your Frame

Bouncing between four wonderful hosts each week the Lens Artists Photo Challenge comes at you from some pretty different perspectives, which is always great. Everyone has a different perspective so the four hosts give us some rich flavor in our subjects. This week P.A. Moed shows us how important filling the frame can be to convey our appreciation of the subject.

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Here is an example of a photo subject lost in the empty space, leaving the viewer to suppose what is most important. In this case it was merely a function of not wanting to climb the stairs.

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October photo a day challenge – #09 Plenty

City Sonnet has an ongoing challenge with specific subjects for each day of the month.

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Back when our church packed shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child we gathered some bunnies and let nature take its course

 

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Due to careful planning our “plenty” equated to 476 shoe box gifts to bless children around the world

 

 

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Circles,Curves & Arches – October 08, 2019

Today is another opportunity to dig through the photo archives to find good fits for this week’s Fun Foto Challenge sent out By Cee Neuner.

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For Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge dated 10/08/19.

 

 

 

 

 

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October photo a day challenge – #08 Beautiful View

City Sonnet has an ongoing challenge with specific subjects for each day of the month.

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Monday Windows – October 07, 2019

Monday Window


Monday Window is a weekly blog post featuring one or more photos of windows prominently or as the main subject.

The posts are tagged “Monday Window” and are published every Monday.

You are invited to join this challenge and post your “Monday Window” photos.

Tag your post Monday Window

To see Monday Window posts from other bloggers, go to your WordPress Reader and look for the Monday Window tag.

See Monday Window posts

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The windows of a store room in Belize

 

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A window in my wife’s hair salon that regularly features our blooming orchids

 

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An odd shaped window in an unusual sized car

 

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Windows in a passenger car at Strasburg, PA Railroad.

 

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Sunday Stills: Lines and Squares – 10/06/19

Terri Webster Schrandt continues to hatch some broad-based challenges. Terri suggested we add on to our weekly offering this week by tagging into Becky B’s Lines & Squares.

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The horizontal lines on this trestle give it strength

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Four route lines assure no collisions

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The long lines of this fence enclose so many acres

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Contrasting lines on this ceiling

 

 

This is For Sunday Stills and Becky’s Lines & Squares

 

 

 

 

 

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October photo a day challenge – #07 Pets

City Sonnet has an ongoing challenge with specific subjects for each day of the month.

The previous five dogs we have enjoyed as pets

 

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Our current Fur Baby and my full time walking buddy, Sydney

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October photo a day challenge – #06 Monument

City Sonnet has an ongoing challenge with specific subjects for each day of the month.

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October photo a day challenge – #05 Birds

City Sonnet has an ongoing challenge with specific subjects for each day of the month.

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Two birds chatting on a chain near the National mall in DC in July of 2017

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A bald eagle overlooking the bay at Ketchikan Alaska, September 2017

 

 

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Which Way Photo Challenge – 10/04/19

When I first stumbled across Which Way it was hosted by the venerable photographer and mega blogger Cee Neuner. Since then it has changed hands at least twice, this time resting in the capable hands of Alive and Trekking! Seems like a great time to rejoin the ranks and share some of the signs and roads I have gathered in the interim.

This challenge sets out a broad set of criteria:

  • Roads: gravel, asphalt, cobbled, dirt, freeway, expressway, highway, bridges
  • Indoor walkways: hallways, aisles, people movers
  • Outdoor walks: sidewalks, paths, trails
  • Stairs, elevators, escalators, or steps: indoors, outdoors
  • Railway tracks, monorails, ski lifts
  • Runways and starmacs
  • Ferry’s, canals and lochs
  • Parking lots, private driveways
  • Tunnels
  • Signs of any kind: directional, informational, store signs, wind vanes

 

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Hershey, PA

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On the interstate approaching Washington, D.C.

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A Metro Station in Alexandria, VA

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October photo a day challenge – #04 Numbers

City Sonnet has an ongoing challenge with specific subjects for each day of the month.

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I must take a moment to celebrate the significance of this post as it is number

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Thursday Doors – October 04, 2019

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This an entry for Norm’s Thursday Doors –10/03/19

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Pull Up A Seat – Week 39 – October 4, 2019

A PHOTO CHALLENGE OF PLACES WE SIT…OR MIGHT SIT…OR ART ABOUT SITTING

Welcome to Week 39 of the Pull up a Seat Challenge in 2019.

Take a load off and share a favorite perch by linking your post to this one, either with a comment or ping-back. For more detailed directions go to Pull Up a Seat page.

 

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A Photo a Week Challenge – Hands

From Nancy Merrill Photography is a weekly photography challenge based on a new weekly theme. For this week our subject is Hands.

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October photo a day challenge – #03 Busy

City Sonnet has an ongoing challenge with specific subjects for each day of the month.

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July 4, 2017 on the National Mall about 45 minutes before the fireworks began.

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The human sardine can also known as the Metro in DC following the fireworks on the same day.

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