A bunch of late photo101 assignments ….

Landmark We were supposed to try this one from various angles and using different lighting. Here’s the one I liked the most:

Willowbrook tree swing
Willowbrook tree swing

Whenever people need to meet at Willowbrook Reach, they usually go to the swing so it is kind of a landmark even if it isn’t grand.

Colour Pop

Assignment: colour can tell a story. I am still working on capturing this idea visually but I think the next two photos kind of work if you know the context. The creek at Willowbrook Reach has been murky most of the summer: partly from nearby construction, mostly from lack of water flow. Recent cool temperatures and a nice heavy rain have left the creek so clear there are places where I can see right to the pebbles:

floating leaf
floating leaf and passenger

Someone who hates clear water threw a bunch of pumpkins into the creek to decay. Here was one:

pumpkin pollution
pumpkin pollution

And the assignment for the day: Moment. Capture motion.

Water bubbles:

water bubbles
water bubbles

And sundance:

sundance2

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11 thoughts on “A bunch of late photo101 assignments ….

  1. I like the swing also. I like the red and to me this is a case where the rule of two-thirds works well. I think maybe without any context the photo, and especially a B&W version, might have a lonely look to it.

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  2. I like each photograph, they are all telling a story! I like the ripples on the water the most. Nice to see clear water so happy you are getting rain!!!

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    1. Well, it was one rain. hahaha but strong enough to do the job. Thanks, Laurin: telling a story is exactly what I keep aiming for.

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