I have a photo software on my cellphone called SnapSeed and in June, I produced these cool images of flowers using some of the features on the software, but now I cannot remember how I did them and have not been able to produce any more! At least, these psychedelic ones (the first 2), the […]Read More CPP: Surrealism
This is my favorite in my collection of “mystery” photos. As you will see, perspective is everything. So what do you think this is? (Hint: think of shadows) Let’s see….. a bony hand rising out of water? ^^^^shadow of a child’s fingers reflected on glass? ^ ^^^^^Or…???^^^^^^^^Wait for it…^^^^^^^^You will soon see the entire picture!^^^^^^^^Here […]Read More Shadowy Perspective: Another Mystery Photo!
For Becky’s July Squares 18 with the topic perspective, here is another “mystery photo!” What do you think this is? Scroll down! ^^^^^^^^^^^^keep going!^^^^^^^^almost there!^^^^^^^^one last chance to guess! (it’s easy!!)^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^Here it is!^It is snow from the bottom of my boots!Read More Square Perspective: What Is This?
Sue W. and GC have a mid-month challenge from a series called What Is It? Here is what it is about: We would like you to publish part of a photograph that will leave your readers speculating about what it is. Alternatively, why not share a piece of writing but leave us guessing about what […]Read More Weekend Challenge: What Is It?
It’s Wednesday, which means Fandango asks his provocative question of the week! Are you the same person on your blog as you are in real life? Do you like yourself more in the virtual world than you do in the real world? I’m not much good at pretending and I am generally quite open about […]Read More FPQ #64: Who Am I, Really?
In mid November, I was walking around our campus on a frigid day, and noticed some blobs on one of our frozen ponds. From a distance with the naked eye, it looked like ducks frozen in place with their heads sticking out of the water. Of course, I knew it couldn’t be that – probably […]Read More WWE: Mystery on Frozen Pond
I am participating in a photo challenge entitled Sunday Stills: Macro or Close-up Photography; Is There a Difference? by Terri Webster Schrandt. Here is what she has to say about macro photography: “Macro photography is also considered close-up photography. However, using a true macro lens yields the sharpest, tiniest details whereas a closeup may not […]Read More Sunday Stills: Macro & Mystery
This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is a photo or photos of a Variation on a Theme. A few days ago, it looked like there was a ghost in our house! Some odd specter floated in the air across our living room… My husband noticed it first. I had been sitting in the white chair you […]Read More WPC: Do You See A Ghost?
I have a file of photos labeled “Mystery photos.” Taking a picture of something very close up or from only one angle can change the perspective or disorient the viewer because there is no context in which to understand what one is looking at. This, for example: I was sitting on the porch of our […]Read More CFFC: Mystery of the Glass