Sunday, July 3, 2011

Scavenger Hunt Sunday

Good afternoon!! And Happy Fourth of July to my fellow Americans!! I am just scrapping, listening to Pandora and hoping Walgreens prints my pictures.
This week’s photos were definitely a challenge!! I will be linking up at Ashley’s blog:
Blog- Scavenger Hunt

1.   Pop of Color ---> I have two shots for this prompt this week.
The first is a picture of two purple plump ripe plums laying in the dirt. It is literally raining plums in our background and we have started to pick them, but there are large portions of the tree we can’t reach.

This second shot was taken using Saturation mode on my camera. My son loves the water, his pool and his balls in there. Its how we spend most days and on this particular evening he had escaped into the background (with just a shirt and underwear) while I was trying to make dinner.

2. Crossing Thresholds---> I took this many months ago, but I love this photo. It almost look like a haunting, but beautiful nature path. I added a few touches in Picasa
beautiful park

3.   X- RAY ---> My scoliosis x-ray from 2004, but I took this photo today. I have a 38 degree curve to the right and rib cage sticks on the left. Plus, I am a one curved woman Smile 

4.  Toy ---> My son is not a traditional kid who LOVES toys or plays with anything in particular. So, I consider his TRAMPOLINE his favorite toy since he is in constant motion and loves to jump. The things my son can climb on, jump on, jump over and the acrobat feats he can pull off are amazing. 

I couldn’t get any good shots of him jumping so I took the trampoline outside and started shooting. He quickly said ‘HOT’ cause the trampoline was hot so I let him put the hose on it. Why not right?? Its summer!! I then got EVEN MORE shots!!

this is my son’s way of saying AWESOME by putting his arm up in the air! its pretty cute!

5.  Hidden ---> I go looking for our little Lulu and, sure enough, she is hiding from our OTHER wild animal- Hambone. Sometimes she just needs a break from all his hyperness and screaming at her (happy screams when they are playing together).  But, for being a tough, feisty lady she sure is patience and loving to little man.

THANKS for stopping by!!! I appreciate you taking the time to read my post and look at my photos!!

Have a Happy Fourth!!


Rebecca said...

Love all your pictures--especially the cool saturation mode shot! your son is so cute incorporating the sprinkler into his trampoline play :) thanks for stopping by my blog and saying hi :)

Katie said...

I love your pictures! Your dog is too cute hiding under the bookcase (my dog loves to hide too!) And your son looks like he is having a blast with the hose and the trampoline!

Susan said...

These were great. I enjoyed them and your son is just adorable.

Ashley Sisk said...

Great job - your crossing threshold shot looks so peaceful!

Valeria said...

Very good entries and how fun to see your son. I guess we need one of these toys.

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Tooooooooooooo FUN! I loveeeeeeee the ones of him on the trampoline! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

deb duty said...

Love all the trampoline photos. He's so cute and it looks like he was loving it! Crossing thresholds is really pretty. Looks like a nice place for a walk.

Casey Martinez said...

love your color pop shot and your xray! Great creative shots for the scavenger hunt! I haven't participated in that in a long long time but, would love to do it every now and then. Love seeing your little man having a good ol' time on his trampoline!! Cutie pie!

Anne U said...

The shots of your son on the trampoline are so cute.

Chic Homeschool Mama said...

Cool pops of color but WOW- that x-ray is startling! Great capture.

Anonymous said...

Love that second pop of color shot - it's perfect for the prompt!! And your son's "awesome-fist-pump" pose is adorable. :)

Heather Landry said...

Those trampoline photos totally made me smile. Particularly the "awesome" one with his arm up in the air. That's too cute!


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