I haven't really set aside much time lately to be creative. Work has been busy (it's also creative), I'm trying to get back into running shape, and I've been lacking motivation a little bit. That's too bad, since the purpose of this blog and this creative goal was to help keep me motivated but that's … Continue reading Everyday stuff
Driving around town, doing errands this afternoon, I really wanted to go for a run. I'm slowly working my way back after some arthritis-induced inflammation in my knees put me on the shelf for a few months, and I'm still dealing with some aches and pains. My knees are so, so much better than they … Continue reading Rookie mistake
I've tried before, so I knew how much of a challenge it would be, but I've had a hard time keeping up with this 365 photo project. Some days I'm fired up to take my camera out and make some images. Some days I don't want to be bothered. Some days I make a plan, … Continue reading Catching up on 365
I'm no fan of winter. Anyone who knows me, has heard me bitch about my distaste for cold weather and my extreme dislike of snow. I really have no use for it. It is cold and wet. It makes driving dangerous. It makes running, heck even walking, an injury waiting to happen. It steals my … Continue reading So much snow
I don't have cable, so when I'm home and want to chill out by watching television, I spend a lot of time watching YouTube. Lately, though I haven't always acted on it, I've drawn a lot of creative inspiration from the platform. I subscribe to a ton of photographers and filmmakers, not only because I … Continue reading Drawing inspiration
I've been a little bit lazy and a little bit timid about going out and shooting. I need to work on both of those things.
I've been focusing my creative energy on photography lately and when I saw the cotton candy colors in the sky this evening, I wanted to see what I could capture. I took out my camera and walked around the snowy streets of my neighborhood. These are the results. Not great, not awful, just ... I … Continue reading Snowy streets, colorful sky