Monthly Archives: May 2012

Weekly (unofficial) Photo Challenge: Reflections

Are we outside going into the world of books? or going back into the world of nature? Is this how Alice felt going Through the Looking Glass? More puzzling reflections in earlier challenges, UNFOCUSED — just scroll down on full … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: UNFOCUSED (3)

Unfocused watery reflections yield what to me are magical results: and this one, which I call Moiré in the Water:

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Weekly Photo Challenge: UNFOCUSED (2)

It seems appropriate that these typewriters are neither here nor there (or perhaps here AND there). That they are floating in limbo,¬†looking ghostly, out of spatial focus. Because that’s what’s happened to typewriters. For perhaps a century, manual typewriters were … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: UNFOCUSED (1)

What an amazing challenge! I’d been reading about the bokeh effect in photography. I loved the fuzziness and blurriness I’d been seeing on some photography websites I follow — and then I was really discouraged when I discovered you need … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: TOGETHER (3): The Answer!

Here is the answer to the “riddle,” whom do you NOT skoal at a dinner party (at least in Denmark, at least in my friend’s circles): THE HOSTESS! She who is cooking and serving and caring for the guests — … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: TOGETHER (3)

When it comes to togetherness, my mind doesn’t stray far from food! Whether it’s things I myself love best to eat (a long long list) or foods that GO together, they’re all objects of pleasurable contemplation. Here’s a match made … Continue reading

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