March Photo A Day 2014: Get your glad rags on, it’s time to have fun

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Hey you. How has your year been so far? Mine has been running away from me, and I’ve been desperately trying to catch up to it. THIS week will the week that I find my feet. Has it been running away from you too? THIS month, will be the month that I take my best […]

February Photo A Day 2014 List: Feel the love baby!

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Hey you. Today I’m sharing the new February Photo A Day list with you, and introducing you to another artist who has designed the list. This month the lovely Lindsay of Pen & Paint put on her clever clogs and gave the February list a bit of a loved up look. If you haven’t met […]

Happy New Year! Now, get your camera out and do the January Photo A Day thing.

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Happy New Year! I hope you’re as excited about this brand new year as I am. It’s going to be good. Can you feel it? I won’t keep you by chatting on about photo a day. If you’re new to this photo-taking gig, I suggest you read this post because Photo A Day might very […]

January Photo A Day 2014. Yep, it’s really happening. {Plus some exciting news}.

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I’m not going to go on about how I can’t believe that it’s almost 2014 already. I’m not. I’m not going to talk about how I was positively sure that we would be driving around in the sky and living like the Jetsons by now. I won’t. Instead I’m going to say I’m so excited […]

December Photo A Day: Let’s end the year with a bang, shall we?

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How to play! Playing along with photo a day is super easy: ♥ Check out the December photo a day list. ♥ Each day look at the daily prompt and take a photo according to whatever the prompt is. For example for day 1 the prompt is ‘red’ so go ahead and find something red […]

‘Tis the season to play photo a day: Check out the December challenge list

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Hello you! Is it beginning to feel a lot like… this year has sped by at great speed? Yes indeedy. December is my favourite month to play photo a day. Yes, it’s busy… But there is something magical about this time of year, and everything is just so photo-friendly. Don’t you think? So join me, […]

November Photo A Day Challenge: Let’s get cracking!

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Hello November! It’s so nice to see you. Let’s not wait any longer and jump right in to some photo-taking fun… If you’ve played before, you probably don’t need any instructions at all. But if you’re new, and a BIG welcome to you, all the details are below. Let’s have another great month of photo- […]

November Photo A Day: See the new list and get excited!

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Hello! It’s so nice to see you here. Today I’m revealing the November Photo A Day challenge list. Are you ready to embark on a new month of photo-taking? If you’ve played before, you probably don’t need any instructions at all. But if you’re new, and a BIG welcome to you, all the details are […]

Cameras at the ready: It’s time for the October Photo A Day Challenge

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Well hello there! Whether you’ve somehow stumbled across this for the first time, or you’re an old hat at this photo-taking business, WELCOME. Everything you need to know is written below, so I won’t hold you back. Go forward and get ready to have some fun. And if you’ve got a question about Photo A […]

October Photo A Day Challenge: See the list. Get the prompts. Get excited. All that.

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Hello. G’day. Hey. Today I’m revealing the new list for October. Sharing a new list always makes me nervous. And a little bit excited. This past month has been the hardest for me to keep up with a new baby, but I’ve loved the little escape each day. It’s been hard to just not take […]

Photography lesson: Mastering the rule of thirds technique

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Hello and welcome students. Take a seat, get your cameras/phones/photo-taking devices out, and let’s get started. If you’ve been playing along with photo-a-day for a little while now, you’ll know that each month I share a photography technique as a prompt. It gives us all a chance to grow, stretch and explore a little more […]

September Photo A Day: The challenge list created by the community

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So you guys threw a whole heap of prompts at me on Facebook, Instagram and via a form I created… and now we’re ready to start playing the Photo A Day challenge with the prompts you wanted. Who’s ready to make this our best month yet? Me. You too? Yay! How to play! Playing along […]

September Photo A Day Challenge: The list YOU created!

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Back in July I put a call out for people to suggest prompts. I wanted you guys to create every single prompt for the September list. I got thousands of responses. Thank you. I picked the ones that I thought worked well, and others that were repeated over and over again {in other words you […]

August Photo A Day 2013: Today the challenge kicks off!

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Hello August! It’s so nice to see you. Let’s not wait any longer and jump right in to some photo-taking fun… If you’ve played before, you probably don’t need any instructions at all. But if you’re new, and a BIG welcome to you, all the details are below. Let’s have another great month of photo- […]

August Photo A Day Challenge: See the new list!

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Hello {almost} August! I can’t believe that we’ve nearly been doing this for 2 years now, and I also can’t believe that at the end of this month I’ll probably have a baby in my arms {and more photography material! Cute little toes, and nose… sigh!}. We’ve almost clocked up 3 million photos on Instagram […]

How to get a little perspective in your photos…

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You may have noticed, if you’re doing the photo a day challenge, that perspective is prompt number 29 on the list. And didn’t I pick a hard one to teach you? The answer is yes. Perspective is easier to do than it is to explain. I used to study art, and it was my favourite […]

July Photo A Day Challenge: Let’s get this photo-taking party started…

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It’s time. We’re officially into the second half of the year and it’s time to tackle a brand-spanking new list. Are you ready for a bit of a challenge. All the details you need are below. Happy photo-taking. x How to play! Playing along with photo a day is super easy: ♥ Check out the […]

July Photo A Day Challenge: Take a photo each day and share it. Easy! And fun.

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Hello! Hello! Hello! July is almost here. I know it’s hard to believe, but yes… it is. It also means that I’ll be a mum of two soon. Eek. But first… another month of photo-taking fun. If you’re new around these parts, jump on in. We’d love to have you. Just see below for all […]

June Photo A Day Challenge: It’s time my friends, so let’s do it!

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Hello! June is here, so it’s time to get crack-a-lacking and playing along with the June Photo A Day Challenge. Join in! How to play! Playing along with photo a day is super easy: ♥ Check out the June photo a day list. ♥ Each day look at the daily prompt and take a photo […]

June photo a day: Join in, have fun, get snap happy!

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Hello! Hello! Hello! June is just around the corner now, and that means I’m almost a month older {Happy Birthday to me!} and it’s time to tackle a new month of photo-taking. If you’re new around these parts, jump on in. We’d love to have you. Just see below for all the details. And if […]