2021 WEEK 1: Faceless Portrait

The first theme of the new year is about creating a portrait in a creative way. We are going to capture a situation, a mood or an aspect of a READ MORE →

WEEK 0: Kicking off the 2021 Trevor Carpenter PhotoChallenge

As we transition into 2021, we’ll all have our own personal feelings regarding 2020. This is where this week’s special theme starts to materialize. READ MORE →

2020 WEEK 52: Kitchen Close-up

This week’s challenge to take a close-up (or macro) photo of anything that you might find in a kitchen: Cups, Bowls, Pots, Pans, Utensils, Spices, Gadgets, Small Appliances– anything you READ MORE →

2020 WEEK 51: Finding Magic in the Mundane

This week we’re going to challenge our perception of the things around us. The idea for this challenge comes from my desire to find magic in the brown winter landscape that currently surrounds me, but it could just as easily apply to anyone who has limited mobility and/or travel restrictions due to COVID lockdowns – or any other limitations. Click through for more details and examples. READ MORE →

2020 WEEK 50: Movie Tribute

This week’s challenge is to pay tribute to any portion of a movie. There are a number of ways that you can pay tribute: You can try to recreate a READ MORE →

2020 WEEK 49: Color Grading

This week we’ll be exploring the concept of Color Grading. There are many different ways to color grade from applying presets to maintaining complete control over the process. Since we are all at different levels, any process you choose to use this week is fine for the challenge. Click through for more details and examples. READ MORE →

2020 Week 48 Still Life Impressionism

Your Challenge if you choose to accept it is to produce a Still Life Impressionism’s Photograph. The art movement of Impressionism was born in the 19th century. The name itself READ MORE →


I wanted to bring your attention to some issues that have been coming to light here at The PhotoChallenge READ MORE →


While we stand up, we rarely can see directly up at a 90-degree angle from the ground. We’re always at a little angle looking in one direction. Our height contributes READ MORE →

2020 WEEK 46: Clothing and Fashion

This week’s challenge theme is Clothing and Fashion. Anything that people might wear is fair game: Everyday attire, work clothes, high fashion, or anything in between. Accessories and / or READ MORE →