“…create an object that has a life of its own…”

Creative words of wisdom.

For Earth Below

“And if you can find out something about the laws of your own growth and vision as well as those of photography you may be able to relate the two, create an object that has a life of its own, which transcends craftsmanship. That is a long road, and because it must be your own road nobody can teach it to you or find it for you. There are no shortcuts, no rules.”

– Paul Strand

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Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge ~~ Nature

Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge ~~ Nature

https://lensandpensbysally.wordpress.com/

https://lensandpensbysally.wordpress.com/iphoneography-challenge/

All these photos were taken in my former home Rochdale Village, Jamaica, Queens, New York approximately 5 or 6 years ago. I used my Samsung cell phone not the one I have now but whatever Samsung mobile I had at that time. I’m an Android Woman.  I now live in Brooklyn, NY.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prompt Stomp ~~ Blurry/Bokeh + Focus

 

https://dailypost.wordpress.com/photo-challenges/out-of-focus/

Focus

This week, show us your favorite in-focus and out-of-focus moments.

https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/blur/

https://themomhood.wordpress.com/2016/01/02/prompt-stomp-week-13-welcome-2016/

…In photography, bokeh is the aesthetic quality of the blur produced in the out-of-focus parts of an image produced by a lens.Bokeh has been defined as “the way the lens renders out-of-focus points of light”….