Photo Prompt Challenge 23/2010

By Veronica

This week’s PPC comes to you while I am away on holiday. So I can’t do a post in the forum this week as I’m post-dating this PPC to ‘magically’ ;o) appear  on the blog. So please would you post your link to your photo here on the blog just for this week. Your photography…

Photo Prompt Challenge 22/2010

By Veronica

  A few weeks back I stumbled across a fabulous photo prompt idea from Ali Edwards. I loved it so that I decided I have to include it here as a PPC. I love using large photos on my layouts and therefore often have a dilemma of where to fit in the title and/ or…

Photo Prompt challenge # 21/2010

By Veronica

  Everyday we seem to do the same old routine tasks, see the same old little bits ‘n pieces in our homes. What we often don’t realise that over time, these things slowly change. Every now and then you may think back and say “remember that?” or “remember when…?”. Well this week your task is…

Tutorial Time : De-saturating photos

By Veronica

  Hi there everyone, it’s tutorial time here again. This was supposed to be on the blog yesterday, but I must apologise as our house is still in painting turmoil and my internet had to be disconnected temporarily and it caused a little hitch. Not sure what the problem was, but now my emails still…

Photo Prompt Challenge 20/2010

By Veronica

EEEEEEK!!! It’s Thursday!! I almost sailed through today without actually realising that it’s Thursday and PPC day! The time is going by so quickly this week. I guess it’s because I have a sick little boy at home with flu and a teenager writing exams at the moment. (And the house painting is still not…

June Desktop Giveaway

By Veronica

Well I don’t know how you feel, but I simply cannot believe how quickly this year is flying by. It’s June tomorrow and time for a new Desktop. Our family will fortunately be enjoying 2 weeks of Summer in Europe this year and escaping our Winter down here (which started yesterday with our first cold…

Photo Prompt Challenge 19/2010

By Veronica

  Hi there! This week, I have decided that we need to have a bit more of a personal challenge. Something that says ‘this is me!’. So you need to take a photo that portrays something about YOU and who you are at the moment.   Once again, this is quite a versatile challenge. for…

Photo Prompt Challenge # 18/ 2010

By Veronica

Hi everyone! Thanks so much to all of you who submitted photos for the PPC last week. Those reflections were all so gorgeous! I enjoyed all the different perspectives, colours and locations they were shot from… Here in South Africa our country is being taken over by what is affectionately called “Twenty Ten” (2010). Tomorrow…

Photo Prompt Challenge #17/ 2010

By Veronica

  Hi everyone, having a good week so far? I hope so. My world is a little topsy turvy at the moment. We are having our house re-painted and “chaos” is the word here! We have scaffolding, ladders, paint buckets and cloth-covered furniture everywhere. Frankly, I suspect the dogs think we might be moving!  So…

Photo Prompt Challenge #16/ 2010

By Veronica

  elcome to our first PPC for May. In my part of the world, Autumn has settled in really well and we were recently away down in the Cape in a small village called Franschhoek. (pronounced Fransh hook) This little town is really worth a visit if you’re ever down in Cape Town. Only 40…