Monochrome Madness 2-4

 Monochrome Madness on Machrie Moor-which could also be Monochrome Moor? 🙂 This week we were challenged to represent the letters MM in our submission Please visit Leanne Cole’s weekly Monochrome Madness on her wonderful blog I added a few stars and a slight topaz glow to this infrared image. And here are a few glimpses…

Cee’s Black and White Challenge

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Bathrooms and Outhouses not so beautiful or ethereal but great fun and a chuckle! Bathrooms to cry for- toilet paper!! Bring your own  The throne at Bunratty Castle – County Clare, the seat is always cold you might break an ankle on the stairs leading up underground toilet in the…

Monochrome Madness 2-3

Springtime in Monochrome and my submission to Leanne Cole’s Monochrome Madness I took this image with a little pocket Kodak Easy -Share and was quite pleased at the time with the result. It seems to render itself nicely in monochrome with the light and shadow of an early morning. I added a fresco filter  from…

Cee Neuner’s Black and White challenge

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Music – People, instruments, sheet music, audio devices My younger brother, among many other things was a musician, so these well worn drumsticks hold a special place at my house in a little shrine with the Buddha and Ganesh.  He was both a free and yet fragile spirit who loved his…

A year of Monochrome Madness!!

Thanks so much to Leanne Cole and Laura Macky for this great and fun venue of Monochrome Madness!!! Congratulations and praise to all participants for a whole year of wonderful images.  Here are a few of mine!  

Monochrome Madness week 48

Before I launch into MM 48 I would  like to thank all my fellow readers, writers and bloggers for giving me such wonderful and positive feedback on my post  “A Canticle for Meg” under Meg’s Pearls on the One Four Challenge.  I’m humbled and grateful for the responses- and totally inspired. I also participate in Leanne…

Depth

Daily Post Prompt I can’t help but think of the deep forest In Mono More about the Maya in my  previous post infrared and strictly for fun ( I used a night filter and a slight glow on this photo)

Monochrome Madness and shades of Gormenghast

Another week of  marvelous Monochrome Madness 46 with Leanne Cole and Laura Macky I haven’t been venturing out as much this time of year, and so looking through some old books  I remembered  the brilliant and bizarre, creepy and Gothic world of Mervyn Peake and his Gormenghast chronicles and illustrations. “Each day I live in a glass room unless…