Weekly Photo Challenge: One Shot, Two Ways

Different camera positions create diverse photographic opportunities.  Simply going from horizontal to vertical can completely change the message of the photo.  Other ways to look at a scene differently include a different angle, camera level, lighting, shutter speed, and the list goes on.  The trick is finding the right combination to create the image you…

Second Chance Photos Part 2

I knew I was missing a memory card, and I was right.  Since I found it today, I thought I’d share its second chance photos as well.

Moment in Auvers-Sur-Oise, France

Auvers-Sur-Oise is a great day trip from Paris.  As I sat on the train, I imagined I was Van Gogh, Monet, or another impressionist escaping to the countryside.  If you’d like to know more about the town, you can check out my blog post about it. Here is a video I took while at Dr….

Second Chance Photos

With thousands of pictures sitting on my cards, I reconsider what deserves to be published.  Usually I find that I did pick the best image, but every once in awhile I find a hidden gem that I passed over before.  What do you do with photos that you don’t use?  Her are some of my…

Paris by Métro: Saint-Paul

St. Paul at a Glance Line=1 Arrondissement=4th Tip=There is an escalator towards the center of the platform that you can use to go up. Sights Within 1 Kilometer: North Agoudas Hakehilos Synagogue-130m Mona Lisait Bookstore-210m* Bibliothèque historique de la ville de Paris-250* Musée Carnavalet-300m Musée National Picasso-600m East Saint-Paul/Saint-Louis Church-69m* Village Saint-Paul-270m* Sully Hôtel-290m Place…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Foreshadow

Foreshadowing is not only a literary element today, but also the theme for the photo challenge.  How many times have you seen a photo and you could infer what was going to happen next?  Let’s see if you can guess the future of these images.