Daily Archives: December 22, 2014

Still Standing

Still Standing

Still Standing

Shared photo credit with my brother who spotted this old building and thought it would make a great photograph. Together, we edited the photo taken with an iPhone 5s. Using the camera+ app we desaturated the photo to black and white with slight adjustments for brightness and contrast.

During the process, we were talking about how this barn was once brand new with proud owners anticipating its use. Still standing, even though usefulness has waned, the building gives us a glimpse of past promise and dreams.

I continue to take part in Lucile’s Photo101Rehab. And, as part of the black and white photo challenge given to me by desleyjane, I am to post a B&W photo every day for 5 days and also invite someone else each day. Since she posted an interesting picture to complete photo101 and was looking for another photo challenge, I invite The Armchair Sommelier to consider joining us.

I know this is a busy time of year. So if the timing isn’t right or you have already been invited, I certainly understand.

Tourmaline .

Small Scale Fabricated Photography, Toy Photography History, Art Creation Musings

The Godly Chic Diaries



Exploring my world with pictures and words.

Still life, room to breathe

My Journey through Still Life Photography

Words Like Honey

sow kindness


age is just a (biggish) number

52 Weeks Photography Group

A year in images, one theme at a time

Collect Life

A collection of life, inspiration and joy

A Walk in the Garden

"How quickly comes the sun when first it sets its mind to rise." - - j. s. v.

Susi Lovell

short story writer

Thoughts Of An E'ville Woman

The secret to having it all is believing that you do!

It's a long story ...

a light-hearted look at life by Tresha Barger

A Sawyer's Daughter

The Life & Times of a Sawmill Man's Eldest Child

Norm 2.0

Photography, fiction, humor, opinions, and whatever else I feel like posting

The Eye of a Thieving Magpie

My view of this wonderful and crazy life - as I travel and explore.

Trent's World (the Blog)

Random Ramblings and Reviews from Trent P. McDonald


photography, poetry, paintings

Minute Meetings with God

Meeting God Personally through his word

Chronicles of an Anglo Swiss

Welcome to the Anglo Swiss World

Life is for Living

Celebrating Faith, Family, Love, Laughter

My Life Lived Full

If you aren't living on the edge, you're taking up too much space

Park Preview

A guide to Seattle area parks with an emphasis on accessibility, photography, and birds.

Jibber Jabber with Sue

Everyday Thoughts and Musings