Shadow bikes – Weekly Photo Challenge



I admit to loving shadow shots. I have a great number in my albums!

Shadow  This week, hunt for shadows and incorporate them into your shot. The shadow can be the focal point of the image, or simply a detail that adds texture and makes the scene a bit more dynamic.

This is a favourite pic I took from a moving car (I wasn’t driving!) and I love the contrast of the bike shadow with the roadside, the bright blue sky and all with a sense of blurry movement.

A lucky shot from inside the car

I also love taking selfies while riding my bike:

Selfie on bike

shadow bike

I seem to have (unintentionally) used a bike theme with this post so I’ll share the quote we live by in our house:

Life is like riding a bicycle,

To keep your balance you must keep moving.

Life is indeed like riding a bicycle

Have a great week and make sure you keep moving! Thanks for visiting 🙂

Deb xx

About me – updated January 2017!  You can also follow Deb’s World on Twitter and Facebook.

  One thought on “Shadow bikes – Weekly Photo Challenge

  1. February 9, 2017 at 8:08 pm

    Great stuff. Best post in my Reader this morning!

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    • February 9, 2017 at 8:18 pm

      Thanks so much Andrew! I’m tickled pink with your comment 🙂

      Like

  2. February 10, 2017 at 9:19 am

    A nice balanced post here, Deb! I seem to remember seeing one or more of your shadow photos before… they are quite effective.

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    • February 10, 2017 at 8:43 pm

      Thanks Tom, very balanced post! I see what you did there 😊

      Like

  3. February 10, 2017 at 10:13 pm

    Love the quote and your bike shadows.

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  4. February 12, 2017 at 7:08 am

    That quote is a favourite of mine and I’m always intrigued by the shadows I cast … the best selfies 🙂 Happy riding!

    Liked by 1 person

    • February 12, 2017 at 7:14 am

      Great to hear you also like shadows Joanne! Thanks for appreciating my selfies on the bike. The quote is a real favourite of ours too 😊

      Liked by 1 person

  5. February 14, 2017 at 2:49 pm

    That first shot is awesome. Love the quote too.

    Liked by 1 person

  6. jmacindoe
    February 14, 2017 at 3:21 pm

    Nice shots!

    Liked by 1 person

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