September’s Assignment Gallery – Landscape Your Life
October 11, 2013  Author:  

Last month, we encouraged photographers to capture landscapes in their world using any subject matter available to provide a reasonable facsimile. Enjoy the work of this month’s creative group! “The actual landscapes in Texas looking pretty barren by the end of summer, I started with an obvious and favorite landscape, the one I see every day out […]

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October’s Assignment – Make It Count
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If there is such thing as “obvious” in an image, this is your month to portray it. It’s going to be a numbers game with this month of October’s assignment  – Make It Count. This challenge asks the photographer to capture in very literal fashion any number from one t0 ten.  A single baby lying […]

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August’s Assignment Gallery – Fire in the Belly
August 30, 2013  Author:  

In August we asked our readers/photographer friends to dig deep into their viscera and explore that eternal flame of theirs that keeps the creative self cookin’ with the Fire in the Belly assignment. As expected, they’ve taken the theme and expressed it in unique fashion individually and collectively. Below are some of their words that […]

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September’s Assignment – Landscape Your Life
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Many a photographer has been hooked by the shutterbug by way of nature. On a family camping trip with a classic Kodak Brownie film camera in hand, maybe you yourself were captured by capturing a placid lake reflecting mountainous terrain and fir-tree-filled scene as a child. So common is the affliction, that really most photographers […]

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July’s Assignment Gallery – Moving Forward
July 26, 2013  Author:  

In July we asked our readers/photographers to submit images firmly rooted in the present and/or future, as opposed to the past, with the Moving Forward assignment. As big as a challenge it was for them to do so, those who chose to take it on managed to capture the essence of progress and forward movement. […]

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August’s Assignment – Fire in the Belly
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We’ve just witnessed two, count ‘em two, so-called Supermoon events in the months of June and July when the perigee of the Earth’s lone satellite reaches is closest proximity to the planet and is also alignment with the Sun and Earth. The moon at its fullest state at this time appears to be extremely large […]

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June’s Assignment Gallery – Past Assignments
June 28, 2013  Author:   (3)

Way back in March we announced the temporary suspension of the monthly assignments due to a needed focus on our school’s upcoming annual launch of the Career Training program. We also encouraged all of our readers to consider submitting images from any of our past monthly assignments for June’s assignment gallery. Even if only a […]

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July Assignment – Moving Forward
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As explained in March’s assignment gallery post, the monthly challenge of creating images that challenge the imagination and skill of all those interested in doing so had been suspended temporarily. It’s now time to begin these challenges once again and fire up the imaginations of our worthy crew of eager participants. With this year marking […]

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March’s Assignment Gallery – Opposites Attract
April 19, 2013  Author:   (1)

A bit late, but better than never, right??? My sincere apologies for this being very much late in posting. This in no way detracts from the work accomplished and submitted for March’s Opposites Attract assignment. The images submitted were exactly as hoped; eclectic, surreal and beautiful in scope. The opposites in life do highlight the […]

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February’s Assignment Gallery – The Eyes Have It
March 9, 2013  Author:   (1)

Seeing is believing and the photographers who participated in February’s assignment, The Eyes Have It, sure made a believer out of me! And it sure is difficult not to be attracted the power and symbolism of the eye. Many images here are bullseyes on the topic, and range the gambit of plant, animal, mineral…and even […]

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March’s Assignment – Opposites Attract
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March is a transitional month in terms of climate where the opposing forces of wind, rain, snow and sleet do battle with the warming northern hemisphere temperatures caused by the earth’s shifting axis toward the sun. Eventually spring wins out helping to pave the wave toward summer, but the contrasting elements of bluster versus blister […]

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January’s Assignment Gallery – A Fresh Look
February 9, 2013  Author:   (1)

Seeing things anew was the challenge in February, and those willing to bravely take a fresh look at their world, sure did so…and in amazingly creative ways. BINGO! Whether it be in their indoors environment at home or in their homeland’s external natural environment, the sights, feelings and essence of things are what shine through […]

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February’s Assignment – The Eyes Have It
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Recently, we’ve had you looking freshly at scenes using all of your senses, but primarily with just one; sight. Seeing is one thing mentally, but the origin of it relates to physical properties of both the environment and the body in order to sense light in our brains. So how is that we do this? […]

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December’s Assignment Gallery – City Life
January 10, 2013  Author:  

The city – any city – possesses a charm of its own that can capture the imagination of those who seek it out and find it. That’s exactly what happened with our photographer friends who chose to participate in last month’s City Life assignment. The result here is exactly what we had hoped for with […]

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January’s Assignment – A Fresh Look
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With the flip of a new calendar year – and perhaps a perceived apocalyptic world paradigm along with it – it can naturally occur to people to refresh their own lives with updated lists of resolutions designed to clean house of the old and make room for the new. So what better month than January […]

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