Weekly Photo Challenge: Masterpiece

Weekly Photo Challenge: Masterpiece

Graffiti wall art on an Aberdeen wall
Photo credit: Yekemi Otaru

Experimenting with silhouettes


“Preparing for darkness…”

Photo Credit: Yekemi Otaru

Nikon D3200 -18mm, f/8, ISO 100, 1/250secs

Edited in Adobe Lightroom 4

Weekly Photo Challenge: Nostalgia

Nostalgia n sentimental longing for the past (Collins English Dictionary)


My son is growing so fast. He has just finished Primary 3 and he’s looking forward to a fun-filled summer.

Nostalgia n sentimental longing for things to remain the same (The Task Mistress)

Photo Credit: Yekemi Otaru 2013

My Photography Challenge: Self-taken Self-portraits

“As long as you can find yourself, you’ll never starve.”
―     Suzanne Collins,     The Hunger Games    


I’ve heard people say how difficult it is to take a picture of yourself – not with a timer but by literally turning the camera on yourself. It’s sort of my way of seeing myself through my own eyes… and I do this a lot.  Here’s my best attempt:


Taken with an iPhone 4


The trick is to look as if you didn’t take it!


Now it’s your turn. Share your best attempt of a self-taken self-portrait in a post and link it in the comments. I can’t wait to see what you come up with!



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