Weekly Photo Challenge: Balance

This week, the theme is to:   Photograph Balance This week's challenge is an opportunity to look for balance in your life. This balance can be symbolic or actual balance. The cairns are really both. Stones literally balanced on top of each other, but also a symbol of balance in my life.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Four-legged Friends

I just returned from a week of photographing wild* horses in Missouri Ozarks - yes, there are! - so as I was standing in a field for four hours yesterday I decided that this week the theme is to: Photograph Four-legged Friends It doesn't matter if you're photographing domestically or in the wild....

Weekly Photo Challenge: Drops of Water

Drop of water on a bit of bamboo

Weekly Photo Challenge: Drops of Water It’s raining as I write making this week’s challenge particularly apt. This week, the theme is to:   Photograph Drops of Water As I look out the window, there are drops of water dripping from the leaves which are just turning color for the autumn. If I'm lucky, the sun will come out soon and I’ll get a little sparkle

Zen Photography & Self Acceptance

Zen photographers accept where they are in their own vision and skill. Though always seeking improvement, they check their desire to compare themselves with other photographers and envy other photographers’ successes. Zen photographers work within themselves to create the best possible photographs they can. They acknowledge and accept natural human insecurities and negative desires, then refocus their energies on creating compelling photographs.

Let’s (Not) Talk Gear

The question on the table is: What gear do you need? Really need? Anyone familiar with PhotoYoga knows that this site is not much interested in the gear - this could almost be the “anti-gear” photography website. I’m not saying there isn’t a time to talk toolbox, it can just take over the conversation. ...

Weekly Photo Challenge: Summertime

Weekly Photo Challenge: Summertime. This week, the theme is to: Photograph Summertime As summer draws to a close and autumn begins, let's take this last moment to enjoy our last bit of summertime....