sky & weather

"Losing The Will To Glow" by Zaedah Black

“Losing The Will To Glow” by Zaedah Black (Or Observe The World You Know)

January 14, 2014 / by

Featuring the work of Zaedah Black, we learn about the power of observation and not letting features disappear into our environment. Though both are very important, seeing is more important than technical aspects that must follow.

"The Great Gig in the Sky" by Chris Soukup

“The Great Gig in the Sky” by Chris Soukup (Or The Environment Is Ever-Changing)

September 10, 2013 / by

Do you recognize this famous landmark? Photographer Chris Soukup demonstrates that dedication and perseverance yields great results in the ever-changing environment around an otherwise well-known scene.

"Relaxing" by Pia Cvijanovic

Remembering Summer – Common Photo Themes

September 04, 2013 / by

Remembering Summer through this common photo theme. These photos evoke the feel of summer. Featuring the works of many of our Flickr Group members.

"The Grassy Ocean" by Steve Sullivan

“The Grassy Ocean” by Steve Sullivan (Or Big Skies For Big Reactions)

June 18, 2013 / by

Photographer Steve Sullivan is luring us to the shot with big skies and puffy clouds; but then reveals the real subject: Grassy fields.

"Lava Flow" by Jonathan Robson

Dramatic Black & White Skies – Common Photo Themes

May 07, 2013 / by

This month, we feature a number of inspiring photographs from members of our Flickr Pool that dramatically features the sky…in Black & White.

"Fishing in the Fog" by Diana Susselman

“Fishing In The Fog” by Diana Susselman (Or Using Fog to Focus Attention)

April 09, 2013 / by

Featuring the work of Diana Susselman, we are inspired and learn how fog can be used as a tool to focus the viewer’s attention in your photographs.

"Mt. Baldy" by David Clark

Snow – Common Photo Themes

November 13, 2012 / by

Snow is the topic of this month’s Common Photo Themes and we explore some great photos from our Flickr Group members. Be inspired by the many ways in which snow is featured in each photograph.

"Canola Field" by Mark Knighton

“Canola Field” by Mark Knighton (Or Beauty In Excess)

September 18, 2012 / by

Mark Knighton’s photo, Canola Field, shows us the beauty in too much of something and it demonstrates the differences between the left and right brain. Read on to be inspired and learn more about super-saturating your photos with pattern and repetition.

Mark Boyle - Over The Hedge

“Over The Hedge” by Mark Boyle (Or Sometimes Wow Is Enough)

September 04, 2012 / by

This week, we feature “Over The Hedge” by Mark Boyle in an effort to explore everyone’s favorite subject to view and capture: The Wow Moment. Using Mark’s photo, we will discuss why the Wow is often enough, and we’ll discuss some things to consider when capturing such a moment.


Fireworks – Common Photo Themes

July 03, 2012 / by

Fireworks are mesmerizing, beautiful and captivating. In celebration of America’s birthday, we visit the fireworks that have been captured by our Flickr group contributors.