Category Archives: Photo Challenge

The Colours of Puerto Vallarta – weekly photo challenge Color

Turquoise seas, pink Hibiscus, blazes of yellow amidst dusty landscapes, tablecloths in every colour of the rainbow – and then some, vivid costumes and vibrant streets festooned with colourful flags sums up our recent vacation.  WordPress’s weekly photo challenge of Color couldn’t have … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: My 2012 in Pictures

What better way to end the year than going back through all the photos taken and reminding yourself that, despite ups and downs, there was a lot to celebrate.   Thank you Weekly Photo Challenge! Many of my ups have been … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Happy

As the Canadian Thanksgiving is upon us, it seems this week’s Photo Challenge is perfectly timed with its theme “happy“.   As Canadians we have a lot to be happy about, and thankful for – universal healthcare, a reasonably strong economy in … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Solitary

“Solitary” – via dictionary.com… 1. alone; without companions; unattended: a solitary passer-by. 2. living alone; avoiding the society of others: a solitary existence. 3. by itself; alone: one solitary house. 4. characterized by the absence of companions: a solitary journey. 5. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Free Spirit

I grinned when ‘free spirit’ was issued as the Weekly Photo Challenge topic.  My mind immediately jumped to Riley.  Years ago I babysat his mom, and I’ve been shooting family pics for them since he was a baby.  (His mom has … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Wrong

When this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge came up, I wondered how on earth I could demonstrate ‘wrong’ with photos.  Sure, blurry, underexposed, overexposed images would work, but I felt that would just be wrong.  Then there were some of the … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Growth

Definition:  growth/grōTH/ Noun: – The process of increasing in physical size. – The process of developing or maturing physically, mentally, or spiritually. Initially I thought photographically demonstrating growth would be challenging.   I contemplated a series of flowers from bud to … Continue reading

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