Week 12: Forced Perspective – 2018 Trevor Carpenter Photochallenge

This week, we’re going play with Forced Perspective. Put simply, forced perspective is a fun optical illusion that can make big things look small, small things look big, near things look far, or far things look near. To do so, the photographer carefully arranges objects in the foreground and/or background to “trick” the viewer into thinking these objects are near each other, even when they’re not. It’s a fun technique that can be used to create some very creative, memorable photos. READ MORE →

Week 11: OUT OF PLACE – 2018 Trevor Carpenter Photochallenge

We can all agree that trash and litter doesn’t have its place on our streets or in nature. The possibilities are endless, they will depend on your interpretation of the theme and your lifestyle. I’m an outdoor individual who loves nature, therefore my examples are nature-related but in no way shape or form should you feel that my priorities should reflect your priorities when it comes to this challenge. A great image will always portray a part of you. READ MORE →

2018 WEEK 9 : Unique to my Country, City or Town – The Trevor Carpenter Photo Challenge

One thing that strikes me the most with our photo challenges is the unique character and traits of images from around the globe. It strikes me when a unique looking daily item shows up, sometimes from a place I visited, but never quite stopped to take a closer look and understand why. READ MORE →

2018 WEEK 7: 2009 FLASHBACK – COLOR:RED – 10th Anniversary Trevor Carpenter Photo Challenge

Day 32: COLOR:RED – As we continue to visit a decade of Photo Challenges, I decided to go back to February 2009. One thing I’m realizing is the simplicity that was, The Photo Challenge. READ MORE →


Here we are slowly getting closer to the end of the 2016 PhotoChallenge. For some reason it keeps getting harder to come up with FUN and CREATIVELY-MOTIVATING PhotoChallenges. This one READ MORE →

2013 Challenge, Week 34: Color

This week we are going to go out and look for color. This theme could be shot many different ways, and there will be subjects everywhere you look. You could READ MORE →

2012 Color Challenge

Holy cow it’s been a long time! I know you’ve missed me. I’ve missed me. Well I’m back because I have a new idea. What’s this idea, you ask? No, you READ MORE →

2009 Challenge, Day 38: COLOR:ORANGE

Today’s theme for the 2009 Challenge is the color, ORANGE. This is my favorite color! I love not only shooting the color orange, but I love to wear it, and READ MORE →

2009 Challenge, Day 37: COLOR:BROWN

Today’s theme for the 2009 Challenge is the color BROWN. Now, this color occurs so often, naturally, that you should be able to easily find something to shoot. Once you’re READ MORE →

2009 Challenge, Day 36: COLOR:PURPLE

Today’s theme for the 2009 Challenge is the color PURPLE. This one might actually be harder than the others. Purple doesn’t occur naturally as often as other colors, and we READ MORE →