Challenge #4: Autumn

October 24, 2007

tanakawho chose Autumn as our new challenge.  Congrats to our winner, cat4stars:


Saturday Setup #8: Framing

October 23, 2007

This week’s assignment was Framing within your composition.  Framing is the technique of drawing attention to the subject of your image by blocking other parts of the image with something in the scene.

For more information and examples, please refer to:


Yellow Window


Challenge #1: Musical Instruments

October 22, 2007

For our next challenge #1, disraeligear selected Musical Instruments.  Congrats to our winner, Diminishing Smile!


TGIF – Anything Goes!

October 20, 2007

Friday, October 12, our theme was TGIF – Anything Goes

Congrats to tanakawho,
That staircase

and a tie for janscamera
Red Wine on the Stove

and klg1309
Rake Head Wedding


Challenge #3: Heaven

October 19, 2007

As the winner of the previous challenge #3, tanakawho selected Heaven as the new challenge.  Congrats to our winner:

Diminishing Smile:


Challenge #2: Post Processing – Before & After

October 17, 2007

As the winner of the previous #2 challenge, mickymazda issued this one:  Show us one of your post-processed shots – and also show us the original as it came from the camera.

Congrats to our winner: flying_snow

PICT1684 Orton


Saturday Setup #7: Orton

October 17, 2007

Last week’s assignment, presented by mickymazda1, was using the Orton effect in post-processing.  Take a look at the great results from the group:

bw portrait orton

An attempt at Orton