Sunday, January 31, 2010

Glistening Trees 365.31

Glistening Trees 365.31, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

Yesterday we had an ice storm. This is what the trees looked like this morning. 1/31/10

Sunday Challenge: Wherever there's an edge, there's energy. Make a photo where two things meet: land-water, land-sky, etc.

Saturday, January 30, 2010

Friday, January 29, 2010

Kisses with Almonds 365.29

Kisses with Almonds 365.29, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

This is my favorite chocolate candy! 1/29/10

Assignment: Sugar, spice, and everything nice. Make a photo of something sweet today.

Thursday, January 28, 2010

Toilet Paper 365.28

Toilet Paper 365.28, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

We have some extra supplies that we store...just in case. 1/28/10

Assignment: The economy is in the news all the time. Make a photo that illustrates the economy or its impact on you in some way.

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Gas Range 365.27

Gas Range 365.27, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.


Assignment: Take something common--an object, building, or landscape--and compose an abstract composition with it.

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Birds Eye View 365.26

Birds Eye View 365.26, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.


Assignment: Change your perspective today. Make a photo from a bird's eye view. Get out the chairs and ladders if you need to!

Monday, January 25, 2010

Fleece Blanket 365.25

Fleece Blanket 365.25, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.


Assignment: Right (90-degree) angles can help define a composition. Make a photograph involving intersecting lines.

Sunday, January 24, 2010

Cross 365.24

Cross 365.24, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

We had our meeting at a Lutheran church and this was the first thing that caught my eye. 1/24/10

Saturday, January 23, 2010

Library 365.23

Library 365.23, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

I love to go to the library even though I have wall to wall books at home. 1/23/10

Assignment: We're all collectors of something. Find an interesting way to display and make a photo of a collection today.

Friday, January 22, 2010

January Sky 365.22

January Sky, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

This sky made me think of the song "Delta Dawn" by Helen Reddy 1/22/10

Assignment: Let's have some fun on a Friday. Make a photo that goes with the title (or lyrics) of a song. Interpret away!

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Heart Socks 365.21

Heart Socks 365.21, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

I finished knitting these socks today. 1/21/10

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Lumix 365.20

Lumix 365.20, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

This is the main camera that I used until I got my Olympus Stylus Tough 6000. Now I carry my little one because it is easier to carry but I think my Lumix takes much better pictures. 1/20/10

Make your camera the star of the show today. Use another camera or mirror to put your camera in a photo of its own.

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Trains 365.19

011910Trains, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

Some of hubby's collection of model trains. 1/19/10

Assignment: Make an interesting photo of a mode of transportation today: car, plane, bicycle, subway, or whatever you like!

Monday, January 18, 2010

Blue Jay Scarf 365.18

Blue Jay Scarf 365.18, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

I finally finished knitting this scarf for a friend who is a freshman at John Hopkins Univ. 1/18/10

Sunday, January 17, 2010

Saturday, January 16, 2010

Clutter 365.16

Clutter 365.16, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

Clutter I am finally getting rid of!

Assignment: One man's trash is another's treasure. Make a photo of something discarded or abandoned today.

Friday, January 15, 2010

PostOffice 365.15

PostOffice 365.15, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

local post office 1/15/10

Thursday, January 14, 2010

Purses 365.14

Purses 365.14, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

Every day purse vs. purse for formal nights on the cruise ship. 1/14/10

Daily Shoot Assignment: Play with contrasting scale today: juxtapose something small with something big!

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Hydrangea 365.13

Hydrangea 365.13, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

I never trim these off the bushes during the winter in case the birds need a place to hide out of the wind. 1/13/10

Christmas Cactus 365.12

Christmas Cactus 365.12, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

This plant blooms whenever it feels like it. It never seems to bloom at the same time it did the year before. One of my students gave me this about 15 years ago. 1/12/10

Monday, January 11, 2010

Treadmill 365.11

Treadmill 365.11, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

I try to walk on this every morning during the winter. 1/11/10

Sunday, January 10, 2010

Mushrooms 365.10

Mushrooms 365.10, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

Dried mushrooms that I use in many recipes. 1/1010

Saturday, January 9, 2010

Fruit 365.09

Fruit 365.09, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

I saw this on our visit to Publix today. 1/9/10

Friday, January 8, 2010

Heart Socks Part 1 365.08

Heart Socks 365.08, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

This is the beginning of my heart socks (pattern: I Heart Toe Up Socks from Socks from the Toe Up book by Wendy Johnson) 1/8/10

Thursday, January 7, 2010

3D 365.07

3D Glasses, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

These are the glasses we were given when we went to see Avatar 3D. It was a really good movie! 1/7/10

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Junk Food 365.06

Junk Food 365.06, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

Here is all of the junk food and bottles of water I took into the movie theater in my purse. I guess I should be embarrassed/ashamed but I'm not. The cost of all of that stuff in an overpriced movie theater is more than I'm willing to pay. So, this is what I do. 01/06/10

Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Yarn 365.05

Yarn, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

My yarn order came in! Now I can't wait to start knitting. 1/5/10

Monday, January 4, 2010

Felted Purse (Before) 365.04

Felted Purse (Before) 365.04, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

I finished knitting this purse and it looks huge. But when I put it in the washer with a little soap and hot water, it will be much smaller. 1/4/10

Sunday, January 3, 2010

Church 365.03

Church 365.03, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

It was 18F when I went to church today but I was glad because the beautiful Christmas tree was still up. My favorite songs today were The First Noel and Go Tell It On the Mountain. 01/03/10

Saturday, January 2, 2010

Frozen 365.02

Frozen 365.02, originally uploaded by loonyhiker.

My water garden was frozen over and I wonder how my goldfish, Nemo is faring under there. He has survived two winters in this already so I hope he is okay. 1/2/10

Friday, January 1, 2010

Collards and Black Eyed Peas 365.01

We eat these every New Year for good luck. 1/1/10