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52 Frames: Levitation

February 11, 2016 - Week 6: Levitation
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52 Frames: Shoot from Above

January 31, 2016 - Week 5: Shoot from Above Photo Specs: F-stop: f/2.2 Exposure time: 1/100 ISO speed: 800 Focal length: 50 mm
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52 Frames: Shoot from Below

January 30, 2016 - Week 4: Shoot from below Shot this from the foot of the servants' stairs at the Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic...
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52 Frames: Greetings From

January 20, 2016 - Week 3: Greetings From (Westchester) This week's theme required Framers to showcase their hometown. I chose Kenisco Dam...
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52 Frames: Black & White

January 11, 2016 - Week 2: Black and White Caption: Les Yeux For this week's theme, I kept it simple. I shot the above image using a LE...
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52 Frames: Self portrait

January 04, 2016 - Week One: Self Portrait Caption: Renewed HAPPY 2016! As we enter the new year, 52 Frames once again required photogr...
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52 Frames: What I've learned

December 29, 2015 - Week 52: What I've learned Caption: Tranquil What have I learned? -- That it's okay to not overthink a photo. That...
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52 Frames: Two Challenges Combined

December 20, 2015 - Week 51: Two Challenges Combined Caption: Carefree Challenges included: One light source & focus Photo Specs: F-st...
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52 Frames: Body

December 12, 2015 - Week 50: Body Caption: Tangled This week was truly a struggle. I had several ideas I wanted to try, but in the end..
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52 Frames: Behind the Subject

December 06, 2015 - Week 49: Behind the Subject Caption: The Land of Dolls 'Tis the season of everything festive and beautiful! Yesterda...
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52 Frames: Animals

November 30, 2015 - Week 47: Animals Caption: Doggy Sass Decided to change it up this week by photographing a dog:). LB was quite the po...
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52 Frames: Extreme Angle

November 30, 2015 - Week 46: Extreme Angle Caption: Les Fleurs This week, I decided to keep it simple by shooting dried flowers hung ups...
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52 Frames: Emotion

November 30, 2015 - Week 44: Emotion Caption: Blah Yet another last minute photo that resulted in a lucky shot! My cat was playing in a...
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52 Frames: Sound

November 30, 2015 - Week 40: Sound Caption: Mind Controller Photo Specs: F-stop: f/1.4 Exposure time: 1/100 ISO speed: 800 Focal len...
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52 Frames: Break the rules

September 27, 2015 - Week 39: Break the rules Caption: Imperfect Basically, the focus is off:) Photo Specs: F-stop: f/1.4 Exposure tim...
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52 Frames: Personality

September 20, 2015 - Week 38: Personality Quote: My soul is a hidden forest where you will find gems of my past life. Another tough one!...
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52 Frames: Dream

September 20, 2015 - Week 36: Dream Caption: Limitless "See the dream around you." This week was tough! I knew I had to get creative, bu...
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52 Frames: Fire

September 05, 2015 - Week 35: Fire Caption: Agni "Closing my eyes doesn't help. Fire burns brighter in the darkness." Photo Specs: F-st...
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52 Frames: Wabi Sabi

August 23, 2015 - Week 34: Wabi Sabi Caption: Broken “I have to remind myself to breathe -- almost to remind my heart to beat!” Been...
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52 Frames: Edited by Someone Else

August 08, 2015 - Week 32: Edited by Someone Else (Ali Kvidt) Extra Credit: Portrait “A kitten is, in the animal world, what a rosebud...
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52 Frames: Magic Hour

August 01, 2015 - Week 31: Magic Hour Caption: A world of my own. “It was the Magic Hour, the moment in time when every leaf and blade...
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52 Frames: Unusual

July 26, 2015 - Week 30: Unusual Caption: La Fille This was a tough one. In addition to having no time to shoot this week, I had no...
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52 Frames: Street Photography

July 19, 2015 - Week 29: Street Photography Caption: In the moment. Took a paparazzi shot of New Yorker in Bryan Park. This image wa...
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52 Frames: Water

July 19, 2015 - Week 27: Water Caption: No water, no life. No blue, no green. This was shot at sunset during the golden hour. The im...
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52 Frames: Negative Space

June 27, 2015 - Week 26: Negative Space Extra Credit: White Background Caption: Maybe tonight we'll start all over like it's the first...
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52 Frames: Dress up

June 21, 2015 - Week 25: Dress up Caption: The earth is art, the photographer is only a witness. This week threw me for a loop. I ha...
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52 Frames: Transportation

June 20, 2015 - Week 24: Transportation Photo Specs: F-stop: f/3.5 Exposure time: 1/80 ISO speed: 400 Focal length: 18 mm
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52 Frames: Focus

June 08, 2015 - Week 23: Focus Extra Credit: 1.8 Aperture or lower This was a completely unplanned shoot. Earlier this week, I searc...
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52 Frames: Advertisement

June 08, 2015 - Week 22: Advertisement Extra Credit: Jeans Ad Tag: "Give a girl the right pair of jeans and she can conquer the world.
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52 Frames: Architecture

June 08, 2015 - Week 21: Architecture Location: City Hall, Philadelphia. PA Last Sunday, some friends and I got together and did a day...
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52 Frames: One Light Source

June 08, 2015 - Week 20: One Light Source Shot this around 2 am Sunday morning, and she looks radiant! This was a hectic week. Was supe...
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52 Frames: Behind the Scenes

May 12, 2015 - Week 18: Behind the Scenes Location: Ford Foundation, Manhattan. NY. I was at somewhat at a lost for this week's the...
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52 Frames: Macro

April 30, 2015 - Week 17: Macro This is a shot of a prickly cactus that was taken with a Canon 60 mm 2.8 lens. I used natural light fr...
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52 Frames: Through a Child's Eyes

April 24, 2015 - Week 16: Through a Child's Eyes Didn't have the time to collaborate with a child for this week's theme, so I dug into...
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52 Frames: Nature

April 14, 2015 - Week 15: Nature "We never noticed the beauty, because we were too busy trying to create it." This was a fairly simpl...
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52 Frames: Abstract

April 05, 2015 - Fourteen: Abstract Extra Credit: Nude
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52 Frames: Levitation

March 29, 2015 - Week 13: Levitation Caption: Awoken Crazy week! This challenge truly threw me for a loop. I went back and forth in my...
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52 Frames: SOOC

March 29, 2015 - Week 12: SOOC Photo Specs: F-stop: f/3.2 Exposure time: 1/125 ISO speed: 200 Focal length: 50 mm
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52 Frames: Ritual

March 20, 2015 - Week 11: Ritual Caption: The Way of the Cross Not much to say this week. I wanted to photograph someone praying the...
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52 Frames: Reflection

March 08, 2015 - Week ten: Reflection Caption: Cats are connoisseurs of comfort. This image was shot and edited in 90 minutes. I was...
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52 Frames: Black & White

March 06, 2015 - Week 9: Black & White Caption: The Lady I was super pressed for time this week, so I kept it pretty simple. I had my...
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52 Frames: Make a Statement

February 22, 2015 - Week 8: Make a Statement Extra Credit: Photojournalism Caption: "it hurts, but that's ok.. I'm used to it." There is...
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52 Frames: Rule of Odds

February 15, 2015 - Week 7: Rule of Odds Caption: Which would you choose? The rule of odds states that images are more visually appealin...
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52 Frames: Love

February 08, 2015 - Week 6: Love Extra Credit: Famous Love Story " There may be something there that wasn't there before. " Valentine's...
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52 Frames: Greetings from

February 01, 2015 - Week 5: Greetings from Caption: Greetings from a sunkissed Lady Liberty This shot was taken from the Brooklyn Bridge...
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52 Frames: Complementary Colors

January 25, 2015 - Week 4: Complementary Colors Extra Credit: Fashion "Do what you believe in, and watch yourself blossom." Believe it...
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52 Frames: Lines

January 18, 2015 - Week 3: Lines Extra Credit: Leading lines This was an absolute last minute photo. I took part in the extra credit ch...
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52 Frames: Silhouette

January 11, 2015 - Week 2: Silhouette “Only a friend or a giraffe would stick his neck out for you. But only a giraffe would eat all the l...
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52 Frames: Self portrait

January 04, 2015 - Week One: Self Portrait " Loving oneself isn't hard, when you understand who and what 'yourself' is. It has nothing to...
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Week 52+: Framer's Choice

January 03, 2015 - Theme: Framer's Choice "Life is like a landscape. You live in the midst of it but can describe it only from the vantage...
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Week 52+: Stairs

December 21, 2014 - Theme: Stairs "There's no elevator to success. You must climb the stairway of knowledge." I was truly at a lost for ph...
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Week 52+: Contrast

December 14, 2014 - Theme: Contrast. This week was a bit difficult. Ironic, right? First, I tried my utmost to capture something different.
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Week 52+: Red

December 07, 2014 - Theme: Red Until Wednesday, I was unsure of what to shoot this week. However, I had two last resort options. Option A,...
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Week 52+: Looks like this

December 01, 2014 - The theme this week was " Looks like this." Quite open ended indeed! I took a quick stroll through Bryant Park in search...
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Week 52+: Portrait

November 22, 2014 - The theme this week is " Portrait." Finally convinced the boyfriend to be my muse for a submission! We shot this last n...
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Week 52+: Famous Quote

November 22, 2014 - Theme: Famous Quote Quote: "Put on some red lipstick and live a little." This was a last minute shoot at midnight. Dra...
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Week 52+: Trees

November 09, 2014 - “Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year.” The theme this week is " Tree...
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52 Frames Photo Walk: Bethesda Terrace

November 08, 2014 - Two weekends ago, some NY members of Fifty-two Frames got together for a photowalk around Bethesda Terrace in Central Pa...
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Week 52+: Windows & Door

October 28, 2014 - The theme this week was " Window or Doors." I researched a few brownstones in Manhattan and came across this lovely brow...
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Week 52+: Landscape

October 19, 2014 - Theme: Landscape This week's photo was shot at Bear Mountain in upstate New York. It's a panorama captured with the Nex...
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Week 52+: Macro

October 11, 2014 - You guessed it! This week's theme is " Macro." “ We all have forests on our minds. Forests unexplored, unending. Each...
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Week 52+: Pairs

October 06, 2014 - Theme this week: " Pairs." "Twins have a special bond. They feel safer with each other than with their peers." I opt...
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Week 52+: From Where I Stand

September 28, 2014 - The theme this week is " From where I stand." Instead of having a shot with the camera looking downwards, I opted for a...
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Week 52+: Collaboration

September 21, 2014 - The theme this week is " Collaboration." Indeed, it was a bit more open-ended than the other themes, but this was meant...
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Week 52+: Framed

September 14, 2014 - "I have lived in a flurry of images, but I will go out in a freeze frame." Yes, the theme this week was " Framed." I tr...
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Week 52+: Love

September 07, 2014 - She lay in the grass, reading his letter with utmost joy in her heart. "Sometimes, in my heart a feeling emerges Tha...
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Week 52+: Ginger

August 31, 2014 - Fifty-two Frames threw everyone in quite a fix with The Ginger Project for this week's theme. Natural Gingers (or redhea...
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Week 52+: Silhouette

August 24, 2014 - " Silhouette " is the theme this week, and boy was this tricky! Didn't get around to shooting until last evening (midni...
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Week 52+: Ice

August 17, 2014 - Forget the ice cream, it's all about the toppings! You guess it! The theme this week is " Ice." Tried a few macro shots...
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Week 52+: Quiet

August 10, 2014 - "The world is quiet here. " The theme this week is " quiet." Since Tuesday, I've been contemplating doing shots of medi...
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Week 52+: App Effects

August 03, 2014 - This week's theme is " app effects." Could you have guessed the theme without the title giving it away? If so, then I gu...
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Negative Space Photography

July 27, 2014 - Promised to post more photos of my experiment with negative space photography. Here are some of my favorite shots:)...
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Week 52+: Negative Space

July 27, 2014 - Missed last week because I felt my photo was simply too uninspiring to post. I know it shouldn't be an excuse, but quali...
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Week 52+: Woman

July 13, 2014 - This week's theme is " Woman." And boy was this a tough one! Initially, I was bursting with so many ideas. By Wednesday...
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Week 52+: Wet

July 06, 2014 - My apologies for not posting last week. I made a quick trip to South America and simply did not have the time for photos...
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Week 52+: 5 PM

June 22, 2014 - " 5 PM " was the theme for this week and boy was this tricky theme! At the first, the theme seemed easy enough. But with...
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Week 52+: Painting

June 15, 2014 - Sighs... was this a hard theme, or what? The theme this week was " Painting." After trying several concepts, I once agai...
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Week 52+: Pain

June 08, 2014 - The theme for this week's photo is " Pain." I tried to make light of a serious theme by doing something funny. I researc...
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Week 52+: Joy

June 01, 2014 - Could you have guessed this week's theme before you saw the heading? If you did, then I guess I did my job:) The theme t...
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Week 52+: Books

May 25, 2014 - Another theme, another week of challenges. The theme for this week is " Books." Naturally, tons of ideas come to mind. B...
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Week 52+: Forced Perspective

May 18, 2014 - The theme for this week's photo is " Forced Perspective." Interestingly enough, it was both a fun and difficult experien...
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Week 52+: Morning

May 11, 2014 - Yes, I substituted last week's post with a photo-blog featuring some of the photos I did for a Sweet 16 a few weeks back...
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Week 52+: Focus

April 28, 2014 - " Focus " was the theme for this week's photo. Initially, I had planned a macro shot of Cherry Blossoms from Sakura Mats...
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Week 52+: Abstract

April 21, 2014 - Week 53 I guess?:) The theme this week is " Abstract." Quite an open-ended theme, don't ya think? My photo is a macro sh...
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Photo Project: Week 52

April 13, 2014 - Week 52! Finally!!! Nevertheless, I'll continue to upload photos every week for the remainder of the year. So stay tuned...
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Photo Project: Week 51

April 06, 2014 - Almost there! Week 51, and the theme is " Body Parts." For this week, I knew I wasn't comfortable with shooting human bo...
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Photo Project: Week 50

March 30, 2014 - Week 50 and the theme is " Inanimate." Since this week's theme was almost synonymous with "still life photography," I de...
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Photo Project: Week 49

March 23, 2014 - Almost there! Week 49, and the theme is " Balance." I interpreted to as a balance in nature. Hence, my theme is " Spring...
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Photo Project: Week 48

March 16, 2014 - There's always a place you can call " Home." You guessed it, the theme for this week was "home." It was difficult to con...
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Photo Project: Week 47

March 09, 2014 - Week 47 and the theme's " Hidden Object." Can you guess what my hidden object was? Snails! Did you guess right? I was...
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Photo Project: Week 46

March 02, 2014 - Super late post this week. So late, didn't make it to Fifty-two Frames. Ah well, I still posted my photo to their admin...
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Photo Project: Week 45

February 23, 2014 - Week 45 and the theme is " Motion." Since my photo is fairly "still," my caption is " Motionless." After an entire of we...
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Photo Project: Week 44

February 16, 2014 - Week 44 and the theme's " Reflecting." For this week, I did some added research to try something that didn't involve me...
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Photo Project: Week 43

February 09, 2014 - My apologies for not posting last week. I was unwell and unable to conduct a photoshoot. Week 43 and the theme is " Alm...
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Photo Project: Week 42

January 25, 2014 - Week 42! Just ten more weeks before I finally complete this 52 week challenge! Jeez, and it took almost 1 and 1/2 years?...
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Photo Project: Week 41

January 18, 2014 - Week 41 and the theme's Black & White! I'm a big fan of B & W images, even though I have very few on my site. There's a...
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Photo Project: Week 40

January 12, 2014 - I had the pleasure of shooting portraits for a family and an absolutely adorable toddler this week. And what'd you know?...
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Photo Project: Week 39

January 06, 2014 - Happy 2014! Hope you had a wonderful time ringing in the new year:) Fifty-two Frames began the year with self portraits.
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Photo Project: Week 38

January 01, 2014 - End of the year and Week 52 for most who started this project. Yet, I'm still on Week 38. The theme for this week's phot...
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Photo Project: Week 37

December 21, 2013 - Week 37 and what a fun theme it was! The theme from Fifty-two frames was " Out of Focus." One of the admins suggested "...
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Photo Project: Week 36

December 15, 2013 - Week 36 and it's quite obvious what this week's theme is: Shadows! Guess what? My photo made it as the top photo for the...
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Photo Project: Week 35

December 09, 2013 - It's almost the end of the year and I'm only at Week 35! Ah well, at least I haven't given up on this project, right? Th...
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Photo Project: Week 34

December 04, 2013 - My apologies for the late post, but it's been hectic over the holiday season. The theme for this week was " Shot from Be...
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Photo Project: Week 33

November 23, 2013 - Week 33 and the theme is " Shot from Above." This week's photo was shot by my sister during a hiking trip upstate. I de...
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Photo Project: Week 32

November 18, 2013 - My apologies for the late post, but this week was a bit crazy. The theme for this week's photo is " The Enchanted Fores...
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Photo Project: Week 31

November 09, 2013 - Week 31, and the theme for this week was Fashion. All week I've been toying with the idea of doing a shoot showcasing j...
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Photo Project: Week 30

November 03, 2013 - It's Week 30, and for this week... I got a bit artsy:) The theme for this week from 52 Frames was "Sky." However, since...
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Photo Project: Week 29

October 26, 2013 - Week 29! I actually got an early start to this one. For this week's photo, the Fifty-two Frames theme was " A Famous Quo...
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Photo Project: Week 28

October 20, 2013 - It's almost the end of the year, and I'm on at Week 28! Seems as though much more photos are going to spill over into 20...
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Photo Project: Week 27

October 14, 2013 - This week had to be improvised as I didn't get the photo I had in mind. The theme was "Landscapes." Since I didn't get t...
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Photo Project: Week 26

October 06, 2013 - So apparently I got mixed up with this weeks photo concerning the theme from Fifty two frames. Luckily, the photo I took...
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Photo Project: Week 25

September 29, 2013 - Week 25... This week's photo features a pair of one of my favorite earrings. The theme for this week was " Green." Agai...
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Photo Project: Week 24

September 24, 2013 - Week 24! I know, I know. This week's posting is exceptionally late... but I've been super busy this past weekend. Nevert...
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Photo Project: Week 23

September 14, 2013 - This photo was completely last minute, but the concept has been with me all week. Since my return to Fifty-two frames fo...
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Photo Project: Week 22

September 07, 2013 - I'm back! I know it's a bit later than I promised to return, but things have been so crazy since June... The upshot? Wel...
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Hiatus Update

June 22, 2013 - After much consideration, I've decided to suspend my Weekly Blog until August. I'm way too busy at the moment, and with...
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Photo Project: Week 21

June 15, 2013 - The theme for this week's photo is Suspense. The task from the Fifty-two frames group was to have a portrait that displa...
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Photo Project: Week 20

June 08, 2013 - It's finally Week 20! Seems like it took forever to get here. For this week's photo, I decided to capture something com...
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Photo Project: Week 19

June 01, 2013 - The theme for this week's photo is Spirals, compliments of Fifty-two Frames from FB. Since Tuesday, I was trying to figu...
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Photo Project: Week 18

May 25, 2013 - Again, it was a crazy week. This was a photo that was caught between my contemplations of whether to suspend my photo bl...
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Photo Project: Week 17

May 18, 2013 - Ah... Week 17! This was truly a last minute effort because I've been so busy with my last exam, graduation and my family...
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Photo Project: Week 16

May 11, 2013 - Another week of not having time to devote to creating a concept. I'm almost over with finals, but still swamped with so...
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Photo Project: Week 15

May 04, 2013 - For this week's photo, I was bouncing around ideas to have a shot that somehow showcased ancestry as an ode to Indian Im...
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Photo Project: Week 14

April 27, 2013 - What's this? A hint of Spring? Yes, and it's Week 14: Rapunzel After so many months of winter and an array of unwelcome...
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Photo Project: Week 13

April 20, 2013 - Week 13 and I'm adding a bonus photo! I thought about doing a "beauty" theme for this week, but couldn't quite figure o...
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Photo Project: Week 12

April 13, 2013 - This has been a rough week. Not only was I sick, but I've been so tired that I just didn't have the strength or time to...
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Photo Project: Week 11

April 06, 2013 - Wow oh Wow... Jurassic Park in 3D premiered this week, and I couldn't help but dedicate a post to one of my all-time fav...
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Photo Project: Week 10

March 30, 2013 - I told you this was going to be a month of colors:) For this week's photo, I devoted lots of time and energy to making a...
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Photo Project: Week 9

March 23, 2013 - Sometime last month, I came across this intriguing photo of a girl and a flower. I thought the photo was pretty puzzling...
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Photo Project: Week 8

March 16, 2013 - Week 8, and it seems like I'm experimenting with colors again. For this week's photo, I thought of doing something with...
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Photo Project: Week 7

March 09, 2013 - For this week's photo, I wanted to experiment with colors. Instead of doing the obviously array of colors on white paper...
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Photo Project: Week 6

March 02, 2013 - For the past week, I've been contemplating a self-portrait. But, I couldn't quite figure out a "theme," other than just...
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Photo Project: Week 1

January 26, 2013 - Ever since the start of 2013, I've been contemplating on whether to take up a photo challenge as one of my "resolutions"...
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