Activities

We love seeing your pictures in our Mortal Muses pools on Flickr and featuring our favourites on our blog. By joining the Mortal Muses community, you can share your work with us and with others, and you will also have the opportunity to meet like-minded people who love photography! Here are the posts associated with our regular Activities. Jump in and get involved!

Mobile Monday — pictures taken with mobile phones. We feature a selection every Monday
Everyday Beauty — images that capture the beauty of everyday life
Film Friday — pictures shot on film. Old school! We feature a selection every Friday
Theme pools — every month we announce a new theme, and invite you to post images inspired by or related to it

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Sunlight Transformations

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My favourite thing about spring is the sudden change in sunlight. It is about a month now since the spring...

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Shameless…With a Few Tips

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I wasn’t going to write this post. Not here. It seemed…so…shameless. Yet, my fellow Muses told me to go for...

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some squares * the diana affair

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Two weeks ago, muse Vanessa Simpson wrote about the Diana app and got the people around the world trying it....

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Simply Steller

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In my previous post I talked about how much I was enjoying storytelling using Exposure, a website that makes it...

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Square Vision

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Oh my goodness! Your squares are all SO good. It’s been thrilling to look through them all. I’ve selected 4...

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Blurred Lines | Film Friday

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What if I told you I like it when an image is a little off? As in, it’s sorta blurry...

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Finishing Things & Junctures

These images are from a roll of expired Kodak 200. A roll of film I shot while wandering aimlessly, trying...

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Shooting up a Storm.

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This month’s post (and nicer weather) has me shooting again, making all these great square memories. A lovely wade in...

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polaroid review for squares

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Squares and Polaroids. They do go hand in hand don’t they? It’s like a perfect match in film heaven where...

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Going square with medium format

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Is it the camera that makes the film, or the film that makes the camera? Either way, when we’re talking...

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It’s Hip to be Square

As I’m in the homestretch of my 365 IMPOSSIBLE Self-Portraits project, I am realizing the dearth of photography that I...

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10 Tips for Shooting a Daily Photo Project

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Have you ever started something for fun? No plans for “why,” you’re doing it, it’s happening “just because.” Kind of...

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Diana App – A Review

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I have been playing with double exposures as part of my personal 365 journey (#shakeitout2014) using the hipstamatic app. A...

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Quiet Time

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You’ve been carrying your phones with you all over the house. From the bathroom to the bedroom, from a sun-drenched...

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Film Friday – Color Implosion

As I mentioned in one of my posts last month, I am on an experimentation kick. I have been trying...

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I’m a real square.

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Ken Rockwell will tell you that Ansel Adams preferred the 6×6 format. I’d have to agree with him. I’ve been...

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Swimming in a Square Sea

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Before Instagram came into my life, I’d never really given much thought to shooting in squares. When I worked in...

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Seeing in Squares

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April is here and you know what this means, it’s time to get square. I’ve been clicking in square mode...

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All the Shades of Grey

Sigh. Just when we thought spring was really going to arrive here in Ottawa, we woke up yesterday morning to...

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A New Love Affair

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I think I’ve done it again. I’ve fallen. Hard. A new love affair has begun. I know, I know. It...

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