Photo of the Day – August 5, 2012

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Photo of the Day – August 5, 2012

“Time flows away like the water in the river. ”
~ Confucius

The Beauty and Grace that is Nature,” Female Mallard Duck Mid Swim, Dawson Creek, Hillsboro, Oregon. Copyrights belong to the Photographer: Louise Edwards, L&L Photography, L&L Images, © 2012 All Rights Reserved.

 

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Exciting News to our Fellow photographers and writers….


We would like to invite you to submit Feature Articles and Photos on our Blog:

How to Proceed:

You can begin by taking a look at our blog for articles we have posted and become familiar with the type of articles we have published. Please note that a place is not an idea, nor is a type of camera interesting, we are looking for compelling stories where photography is the main focus; we encourage the writer to seek a specific angle, or photographic tip(s), news related topics, adventures, or travels that make the topic/subject innovative, and interesting to a wide audience of readers. Our readers include the following genres: travel photographers, travel journalists, photo-journalists, professional and amateur photographers, writers, poets teachers, technical science professional, environmental and wildlife enthusiasts, bird watchers, Rosarians, teachers, and botanists to name but a few. We are looking for an article that is fresh, relevant and exciting in the world of photography.

The Feature Article and all Photographs must be appropriate for viewers of all ages, therefore your submittable work should be considered family friendly.  We reserve the right to reject your materials if we deem they are poorly written or contain numerous  errors, and/or excessive profanity, or sexual references. Both Feature Articles and Photo/Flower of the day entries will also be submitted or linked to Linkedin, Google+, Pinterest, Facebook, and Twitter, which will get your name out to various other social media sites, meaning more exposure for you and your business!

Formatting for Feature Article:

  • Please Include a catchy title
  • Include your name at the top as Featured Writer
  • Insert photos
  • Articles should include at least 3 original photographs up to 10 max, do not use photos taken by other people, use original photographs that you have taken.
  • Make sure to check off the appropriate categories and tags
  • Preview your post for grammar and spelling errors before submitting it for approval
  • Include a link to your blog
  • Photos should be no larger than 1000 pixels on the longest side of the image, sRGB color space, please.
  • Multiple entries are allowed on a monthly basis
  • Please review our format in our blog for an example; we will provide the quote unless you find one you would like to include.
  • Please Include a title for the image
  • Category for image ( i.e., travel, landscape, macro, outdoor, wildlife, nature, urban, architectural, or other relevant category)
  • For flower shots include the name (i.e, rose, dahlia, etc.) of the flower
  • Location followed by city and state or city and country where photo was taken (i.e., Forest Park, Portland Oregon, or Portland Rose Gardens, Portland, Oregon
  • Photographers name and copyright information
  • Include a link to your blog
  • Photos should be no larger than 1000 pixels on the longest side of the image, sRGB color space, please.
  • Multiple entries are allowed on a monthly basis

Please submit Featured Articles and/or Photo/Flower of the Day images to: Louise@LandLimages.com: Clearly indicate in your email what you are submitting – either  i.e., Feature Article, Flower or Photo of the Day.  We will alert you via email that your submission has been accepted and the date in which your material will be posted. All authors/photographers whose articles are chosen will receive a link to their blog, and a link on our Facebook page, our blog page, Pinterest, Google+, Linkedin, and Twitter.

We thank you for your interest and look forward to receiving your articles and photographs!

Cheers!

L&L

Photo of the Day – August 2, 2012

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Photo of the Day – August 2, 2012

“Don’t aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally.”
~ David Frost

Red Barn“, North Plains, Oregon. Copyrights belong to the photographer: Lloyd Edwards, L&L Photography, L&L Images. © 2012 All Rights Reserved.

 

Photo of the Day – July 20, 2012

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Photo of the Day – July 20, 2012

Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.”
― John Lennon

For Holly…

Reflections,” Japanese Gardens, Portland Oregon. (With Permission of the Gardens). Copyrights belong to the photographer: Louise Edwards, L&L Photography/L&L Images.

Photo of the Day – July 18, 2012

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Photo of the Day – July 18, 2012

Regardless of Sunshine or Rain, Be Thankful for another GREAT day…and treat Life as the ULTIMATE Gift…. Because IT IS :)”
― Pablo

“Lavender Fields,” Helvetia Lavender Festival, Hillsboro, Oregon. Copyrights belong to the photographer, Louise Edwards. L&L Photography/L&L Images

Photo of the Day – May 31, 2012

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Photo of the Day – May 31, 2012

The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.”
~ W.B. Yeats

Magic Lantern in the Water,’ Japanese Gardens, Portland, Oregon                     (with permission Portland Japanese Gardens Louise Edwards ©)

Photo of the Day – May 28, 2012

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Photo of the Day – May 28, 2012

For what is it to die, but to stand in the sun and melt into the wind? And when the Earth has claimed our limbs, then we shall truly dance.” ~ Khalil Gibran


 

“That once was alive, is now dancing in the wind,” Camp 18, Else, Oregon