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Photo a day challenge: See the September list

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It’s time! Each day this month stop for a moment. Just a moment. And find a little inspiration in your life. Take a photo. Share it. Be part of a big, happy, sharing family. It’s fun!

Here’s how to play:

1. Grab your camera or your smartphone

2. Look at the list. What’s the daily prompt? Let’s say it’s day one, so the prompt is YOU, NOW.

3. Take a photo of yourself. Or a photo of a photo. You can make it as abstract as you like.

4. Now you can either save the photo for yourself and now share. Or you can share. If you’re sharing, upload the photo to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Flickr, Pinterest or where ever you’re sharing. The most common places to share are below. You can also share in one or all of them.

Facebook: Share on your own page, our on my Facebook page. You can see everyone sharing their photos here.
Twitter: Just upload your photo along with a tweet. Add the hashtag #FMSphotoaday
Instagram: Upload your photo using the Instagram app and add the hashtag #FMSphotoaday
Flickr: Add your photo to the Photo A Day group pool

5. Take a look at everyone else’s photos. Like and comment them. Be part of the community.

The hashtag for September is #FMSphotoaday, and you can also use #FMSphotoadaySEPT if you want to group your photos into months.

A little more detail about the prompts:

1. You, now: A photo of you at present. So a self-portrait. A photo of your reflection. Or a photo of a photo.
2. Father: It’s Father’s Day in Australia. Take a photo of your dad. A Dad. A father figure. Etc.
3. Far Away: Take a photo of something far away, as in distance or time-wise.
4. In my mailbox/postbox: Take a photo of something out of your mailbox, or inside your mailbox.
5. Bright: Take a photo of something bright. Or someone super smart. Or something just bright!
6. Every day: Take a photo of something from your every day, or something that happens every day.
7. Natural: Take a photo of something natural {in colour or else}.
8. At night: Take a photo at night.
9. Something you do most weekends: Do you sleep? Eat? Play? Party? Snap it.
10. Hero: Who do you look up to? Share.
11. Black + White: Shoot in black and white today.
12. Together: Snap a photo of something together, or something that belongs together.
13. Table: Take a photo of a table, or something on a table.
14. Favourite: Take a photo of something that you adore!
15. First thing you see: What’s the first thing you see when you wake? Get to work? Or go somewhere? Snap it. Share it.
16. Strange: Shoot something strange/unsual in your day.
17. In my fridge: Give us a glimpse into the state of your fridge.
18. Price: Snap a price, on an ad, a tag or somewhere else.
19. Underneath: Snap a photo of something underneath. Simple.
20. Man-made: The opposite to natural, kinda. Take a photo of something man-made.
21. Sometimes: What’s something that happens sometimes in your life? Shoot it.
22. Up: Look up. Snap. Share.
23. Before bedtime: What’s the last thing you do before bedtime? Or in the hour before bedtime? Shoot it.
24. 3 things: Take a photo of three things {objects or otherwise}.
25. Frame: Take a photo of something within a frame.
26. Near: Take a photo of something near.
27. Love/Hate: Take a photo of something you love/hate. It would be done by take two photos and combining them in one using an app {like picframe}, or sharing two photos.
28. A good thing: Take a photo of a good thing {something you saw, something love etc}.
29. Errand: Take a photo of a errand you’ve done, or need to do, or something else did.
30. You, then: Take a photo of you from the past {think childhood or even last month!}.

Have fun, and happy snapping! x