Inspiration Week of 6/13

Today’s inspiration is in 3 movements: the scenic, the abstract, and the impressionistic. I love all 3 and, when out shooting my own pinhole camera, often get twisted up trying to decide which to do. The following are some fine examples, to help open your eyes for the weekend. Need more? Check out our galleries…

Get Inspired – ~/\

Today our featured pinhole gets us lost in island grasses. ~/\ Vernon Trent created this moody image of a hill of island grasses on Sylt Island, Germany. His capture of the path through the grasses leads us into a misty setting – the perfect place to hold off the work week just a little longer this…

Get Inspired – Blick auf Alster II

This moody pinhole photo of the day comes Germany. Blick auf Alster II This wide angle water scene was produced by Cheng-I Chien in the waters of Hamburg, Germany. The choice of Velvia, which normally has a blue cast in longer exposures, is perfect in the way it brings out the subtle marks of red…

Get Inspired – Monastery Maulbronn

Today’s inspiration comes from a quiet corner in Germany. Monastery Maulbronn Bernd Daub made this wonderfully contrasty capture with his Nikon F80 and pinhole cap. The monastery is listed as a World Heritage Site, and sits fortified on the outskirts of Maulbronn. This image was chosen to be highlighted because of the wonderful contrast that…