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PhotoRehab Cover Makeover #15

Six days seven nights – photo rehab cover makeover Every Thursday a new Photo Rehab Cover Makeover is launched with a wrap up of the previous week’s contributions.  It’s a fun challenge from my blogging friends Lucile and Desleyjane,  and I’ve missed a few weeks but was determined to do get back on track. This week, it’s a movie from a 1988…

PhotoRehab Cover Makeover #10

Every Thursday a new Photo Rehab Cover Makeover is launched with a wrap up of the previous week’s contributions.  It’s a fun challenge from my blogging friends Lucile and Desleyjane,  and as I missed doing the makeover last week,  I was determined to do this week’s.  It’s so interesting seeing how creative everyone can be with these challenges! The book for…

PhotoRehab Cover Makeover #7

This week’s Photo Rehab Cover Makeover, (a fun challenge from my blogging friends Lucile and Desleyjane) is Stephen King’s The Green Mile. I haven’t read this book but I have seen the movie and I enjoyed it. Given where I work it’s quite fitting! I chose this photo because I liked the white marker line on the field and thought it fitted in…

Photo Rehab Weekly Photo Challenge: Cover Makeover #6

This week’s Photo Rehab Cover Makeover, (a fun challenge from my blogging friends Lucile and Desleyjane) is a book called The House We Grew Up In, by Lisa Jewell. I haven’t read this book but we’ve been given this info and it sounds quite delightful:  Told in gorgeous, insightful prose that delves deeply into the hearts and minds of its characters, The House We…

Photo Rehab Weekly Photo Challenge: Cover Makeover #5

This week’s Photo Rehab Cover Makeover, (a fun challenge from my blogging friends Lucile and Desleyjane) is an album cover, Simply Red’s Simplified from 2005. I like a splash of colour and couldn’t resist using this photo from my recent trip to Australia’s Red Centre.  We stayed at the Sails in the Desert resort and our delightful room had this colourful carpet on…

Photo Rehab Cover Makeover – challenge #4

This week’s Photo Rehab Cover Makeover, (a new challenge from my blogging friends Lucile and Desleyjane) is a book, which I haven’t read, called The Invention of Solitude by Paul Auster. According to Lucile: In the excerpt we learnt that this book is “Paul Auster’s moving and personal meditation on fatherhood. The first section, ‘Portrait of an Invisible Man’, reveals Auster’s memories and…

Photo Rehab Cover Makeover – challenge 2

Another week, another Photo Rehab Cover Makeover – a new challenge from my blogging friends Lucile and Desleyjane! This week we have a movie called Winter’s Tale which I haven’t seen but apparently stars Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay (from Downton Abbey) and Russell Crowe and we are to make a new cover for it using an archived photo or a new…

Black and white photography challenge (take 2): Day 1

Jill at Jill’s scene, from just across the ditch from me in NZ, has nominated me to participate in the Black and White 5 day challenge.  Some of you might remember that I did this back in January but I’m keen to give it another go!  Bear with me as I try to get my head around photographing in monochrome after my…

Weekly photo challenge: rule of thirds (or not?)

I don’t claim to be a photographer despite many of my posts using photos and my regular participation in The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenges.  I do have talented relatives who are acclaimed photographers and I am envious of their skills.  I only ever photograph things that take my fancy for one reason or another, like the subject, the light or the…