Tag Archives: Monochrome Madness

MM 2-18 : Rose-Breasted Grosbeak

This female Rose-Breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus) slowly crept closer to me, almost like it wanted me to photograph it. Then as it got real close it flew off. Such a tease! Each week Leanne Cole hosts Monochrome Madness over on … Continue reading

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MM 2-16

I took several photos of this bird sitting on its house. Usually they are flying around so fast you can get a shot of them. The sunlight was hitting it just right and the blue was nice and bright. I … Continue reading

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MM 2-12

When I took this photograph I was very hopeful that it would work well in B&W. This bunch of wildflowers was in the shade of the forest canopy so I tried using my pop-up flash to give some highlights. As … Continue reading

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Monochrome Madness 2-8

The trees are finally waking from their long winter slumber. It was easy for me to choose this photograph for this week’s MM. The new leaves have many tones that tend to show well in B&W. Each week entrants from … Continue reading

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Path of Destruction #2

This will be the last photograph that I will share from the path of destruction left by the 7 tornadoes that tore through norther Illinois AprilĀ  10th. It is also my entry for this week’s Monochrome Madness hosted by Leanne … Continue reading

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Monochrome Madness 2-4

It is Monochrome Madness time again! For this week there is an optional theme of “MM”. The weather has not very spring like as of late and I had to use a back-up idea. I have a literal MM made … Continue reading

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Monochrome Madness 2-2

My entry for this week’s Monochrome Madness is another image taken of the “vacant farm” from last Friday’s Heartland Heritage post. I had intended to include the color version in the original post and missed it in my rush to … Continue reading

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Year 2 Week 1

The 2nd year of Monochrome Madness begins. To see all of the wonderful entries hop over to Leanne Cole’s blog later today. I took this photograph Sunday night. The interesting thing is that on the other side of the hill … Continue reading

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One Year of Monochrome Madness

It’s week 52 of Monochrome Madness Challenge. That makes it one year of Monochrome Madness. To commemorate the big day we were asked to choose our favorite image from the past year (above). My first entry to MMC was during … Continue reading

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MMC 51

This photograph of a Canada Goose is my entry for week 51 of Monochrome Madness. In the color copy there is some dramatic natural lighting. It was about an hour before sunset giving a golden cast to the area around … Continue reading

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