December Photo-a-Day Challenge

Discussion in 'December Daily' started by CheeryChick, Sep 20, 2015.

  1. CheeryChick

    CheeryChick Member

    Challenges like this can be found all over the Internet; it's pretty easy to create nice pictures with a smartphone and one of the easy photo-editing apps. I liked this one so much that I saved it to my Pinterest and decided to share here, too.

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  2. HouseElf

    HouseElf Well-Known Member

    Great idea! I really need to take more pictures :)
     
  3. Lana

    Lana Well-Known Member

    That is a neat ideal!
     
  4. luludou

    luludou Well-Known Member

    I'd love to use those topics for an art journal
     
  5. CheeryChick

    CheeryChick Member

    What a fantastic idea! :D That would be super-cool and such a neat memory to look back at through the years.

    Here are a few more I've discovered:

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  6. CheeryChick

    CheeryChick Member

  7. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    As one of my Christmas gifts this year I have asked a friend to take some photos of my family. We have not had family photos taken for years and I just feel it is time to get some done.
    My family consists of DH and myself, DD, DS, my mum and my brother, so not a huge group but very special to me.
    My mum and I will put the photos in albums and it would be lovely to add some photos of the themes listed here.
     
  8. farmerswife

    farmerswife Active Member

    Thanks for the reminder I wanted to do that this year. I just put it on my to do list!
     
  9. Cindylouwho

    Cindylouwho Well-Known Member

    Ohmigosh ~ I LOVE this idea!! And have the whole thing bound in a book for the kids for the future. LOVE IT! (And I was just thinking about Advent - we could make this part of our Advent calendar)
     
  10. MinnieCo

    MinnieCo Well-Known Member

    My daughter gave me a Christmas smash book last year and this would be a great way to put it to use. I'm going to go back and heck them out closer.
     
  11. halimer

    halimer Well-Known Member

    Nice idea! I'd vary it some to take account of Hanukkah and the fact that DH's birthday falls in December.
     
  12. Gingerbug

    Gingerbug Administrator

    I love this idea. I tried to do Capture365 one year but only made it for two months! :elf:Maybe I could do 25 days....my camera phone has been acting up though so I would have to see if I can get it to work...if not could use the theme as journaling or art journal prompts.

    Also I'm doing 30 Days of Thankful starting...November 1st.
     
  13. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    I have set a date for mid November for a family photo day. We are joining another family and we will take photos of each other.

    Would like to take a photo every day for the 25 days and use it as an advent calender for next year.
     
  14. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    Sadly the date we had set aside to take photos fell through. We have decided to try again in March/April and give the photos for Mother's Day.
     
  15. tanya

    tanya Well-Known Member

    I get a photo of DS and I every year from his school.

    On Mothers Day (or actually a few days before) they have a mother/ son breakfast at school. The school pays a professional photographer to take a portrait of son and Mum together. The school then gets them printed in a 5x8 for each boy to give to his Mum on Mothers Day. The photos come out great and I love them- they usually print them in black and white.
     
  16. aggy

    aggy Santa's Elves

    I tried the challenge back in 2014. Was doing okay but then fell off. I may try again for 2016.
     
  17. JeniferDwn

    JeniferDwn Member

    I know this is an old thread, but I think it's a great idea. What do you take the photos of? do you do people, decorations or what? I am also interested in doing the 365 days and starting on the first day of summer vacation until next years summer vacation.
     
  18. Ahorsesoul

    Ahorsesoul Santa's Elves

    I do anything that relates to what I do. Could be something in the garden or a photo of me doing something I enjoy (or not enjoy!) but anything that records your life.

    I think a whole year of photos would be a lot of fun.
     
  19. HouseElf

    HouseElf Well-Known Member

    Saved and Printed these ideas off! I agree a year of photos would be excellent! I loved photography but have not picked up my camera in a long time.

    Edit to add:

    Okay I did it :) a quick Pinterest search resulted in September to August (did till next year) monthly photo challenges printed.
    Printed them off four to a page, cut them out and taped into my dayplanner!
     
    Last edited: Sep 11, 2016
  20. CheeryChick

    CheeryChick Member

    You do whatever the word means for you. You just have to find a connection. :)
     

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