Silhouettes are this week’s prompt for Travels and Trifles’ Lens Artists Challenge. See more at https://travelsandtrifles.wordpress.com/2019/09/07/lens-artists-challenge-62-silhouettes/ Parroquia de San Miguel Arcángel, whose dramatic towers are silhouetted in the evening and rise above the main plaza, El Jardín in the center of San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Trees are caught in silhouette showing the… Continue reading Silhouettes–Lens Artists Challenge
I decided to participate in Travels and Trifles lens artists challenge showing pictures of ‘precious pets’, so here are several of my doglets as they played, slept, chased, and provided hours of entertainment, exasperation, fun, and love. This first picture is of Radar, left, and my sister’s love Sammy engaging in playtime, in motion on… Continue reading Precious Pets for Lens Artists Photo Challenge
It’s my choice in this week’s Nut House Central Lens Artist Photo Challenge and I am choosing parade participants in San Miguel de Allende.There is usually some type of parade and festivities every week in various parts of the city, and here are a few of the characters I captured on film. Some are scary,… Continue reading What’s Not Fun About Parades?
This week’s photo challenge from Pilot Fish Blog is about street art, so I pulled some pictures from my archives showing the various artists’ sense of humor. Street art is popular in SMA, and often whimsical. See more street art at https://pilotfishblog.com/2019/05/11/lens-artists-photo-challenge-45-street-art/#comment-26991
A meandering river is fun of twists, turns and curves. What historical building doesn’t include arches and curves? And our Fine Feathered Friends are graced with curves…’the better to eat you, my dear’ My contributions to this week’s Lens-Artists-Challenge with the prompt of Curves. https://travelsandtrifles.wordpress.com/2019/01/12/lens-artists-challenge-28-curves/
The colors, the creativity, headdresses, costumes, makeup, and the obvious exuberance and energy make each Mexican festival an experience to remember.