Saturday, December 11, 2010

Ten Minutes Away Photo Shoot

The FSO theme this week was to take pictures of places ten minutes from where you live.  I think this is a creative idea.  It is one of those assignments that gets me out of my usual style.  Sometimes, I hate what I end up with and sometimes, I am amazed by it.  Anyone who does a creative activity benefits from stepping out of their comfort zone periodically.  These last two weeks have been incredibly chaotic in terms of time management, so I am sharing shots that I took previously of a place about ten minutes from where I live.  These shots are from when we did shoot-out on a building.  It was something I was totally new to and really enjoyed it.  Often, the FSO gives me permission (in my own head of course) to take a creative risk and try something I may or may not be very good at.  Everytime, I learn something and enjoy myself in the process!!  Anyway, I hope you like!





4 comments:

  1. perfect shots Lena. I like old barns and abandoned buildings. they make good subjects for photo shoots.

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  2. Interesting looking building! it's s waste to see such beautiful building being abandoned like this.

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  3. lovely perspective.

    Glad that you have something encouraging nearby your home...

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  4. Here is the end of the year awards 4 you, enjoy!

    End of The Year Awards 4 Friends of Jingle or Jingle Poetry Community


    Your support has been a delight to us, at this time of the year, We wish you all the best !
    Hope to see you at our Sunday Poetry Potluck tonight, let me know if you have questions. old poems or poems unrelated to our theme are welcome..
    Week 15 theme: reflections, interpretations, and musings.

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