Weekly Photo Challenge: Achievement

Photo By: Carrie

Hammond Trail, Mckinleyville CA

My achievement, today, is sharing an image that is unprocessed and unfiltered. Don’t get me wrong. I love to process images, my creative juices start flowing, I lose track of time. I watch my image transform into a photograph. But, I just felt like this was a challenge for me, to share a true original image. Like going to a fancy party with no make-up on. (more…)

Something Brewing

Photo By: Carrie

Arcata Bottoms, Arcata CA

The clouds were churning, collecting, amassing into a thick lid ready to close tight. I picked up my son from school and took a detour home. As I turned left, towards “the bottoms” I felt butterflies in my stomach. I was so excited to chase the clouds. I gave my boys, both wide-eyed in the backseat, a run down of my expectations. I wanted to photograph the clouds and maybe some farms too and I needed their cooperation. (more…)