30 Photos in 30 Days: # 3

nightshadows

Nightshadows

More 30 in 30:
Hilda Oomen, daily paintings: http://hildaoomen.blogspot.ca/
Lynda Bruce, daily paintings:  http://lyndabruce.tumblr.com/tagged/30-paintings-in-30-days
Jennifer Kaufman, almost daily photos: http://www.bookspersonally.com/
Evelyn Jackson, daily photos: http://www.melangedmagic.com/
Sue Borgerson, a daily verse building to a 30-verse poem: http://www.sueborgersen.com

The creative spark for this came to me from visual artists Lynda Bruce and Hilda Oomen, who challenged each other. Hilda says the idea came to her from Leslie Saeta, host of the website Artists Helping Artists, where she invites artists to join her in her own project to create 30 paintings in 30 days. Searching the hashtag #30in30 on Twitter, I discovered that people have been using the idea to spur the creativity in all sorts of ways, creating not only photos and paintings, but blog posts, poems, videos and more.

Why not join us? Leave your link in a comment and I’ll add you to the list, which I’ll post after each day’s photo here on my blog. Be sure to visit the others’ blogs to see what they’ve created today.

 

 

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About Chris

Chris Galvin is a Canadian writer, editor and photographer dividing her time between Canada and Viet Nam. Her essay Flood Season was a finalist for the 2012 Best of the Net prize, and Discovering Hến Rice in Central Việt Nam won third place (shared) and a Readers’ Choice Award in the 2015 I Must Be Off! Travel Essay Contest. Her work has appeared in various anthologies and literary journals, including Descant, Asian Cha, PRISM International, Room, and others. She has written in Vietnamese and English for Vietnam Tourism Review/Kham Pha Du Lich Vietnam Magazine, Travellive, and Du Lich Giai Tri. Chris is currently looking for a home for her recently completed manuscript, Breakfast Under the Bodhi Tree, a book about living, eating, and tour-guiding in Viet Nam.
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6 Responses to 30 Photos in 30 Days: # 3

  1. Dorothee says:

    That’s a beautiful & inspiring step into the new year, these 30 days of shared creativity. I would like to join – i’m experimenting with video in january, and with the one or other visual, catching some moment of (almost) each day. would that be okay to join? here are the entries so far: january videos + visuals along the journey

  2. HOomen says:

    Beautiful blog … beautiful photographs …

    30in30 does seem to be quite a broad project covering many disciplines – I’m feeling a sense of shared enthusiasm & drive – something I was lacking as a working artist in a small town with few peers.
    What a great way to start the new year.

  3. super images, nice capture. Glad to be along for this ride; the juices are beginning to trickle!

  4. Jennifer says:

    Those are gorgeous shadows! – shadows falling on light falling on shadows – enchanting.

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