52 weeks of Photography

Week 1: Portrait: Self Portrait - Start things off right with a "selfie"! Explore the self timer setting on your camera.

Week 2: Landscape: Traditional Landscape - Shoot a beautiful landscape and share it with the world. Find a nice foreground and don't forget the sky.

Week 3: Artistic: Red - Shoot whatever inspires you. Red should be the focus of the image. Don't be afraid to be creative.

Week 4: Portrait: Headshot - You shot a selfie, now shoot a "selfie" of someone else!

Week 5: Landscape: Black and White - Look for a scene with great contrast that will make a great black and white.

Week 6: Artistic: Candy - Your artistic interpretation this week should be inspired by something sweet. A great chance to play with macro photography.

Week 7: Portrait: Faceless - Tell someone's story without showing their face.

Week 8: Landscape: Wide Angle/Panorama - This is a great opportunity to explore panorama stitching and create a wide sweeping landscape.

Week 9: Artistic: Shadows - The opposite of light is dark, the absence of light is shadow. Interpret this into a masterpiece.

Week 10: Portrait: Environmental - Show a subject in their natural habitat. Their place of work or hobby is a great start. Tell their story with the environment

Week 11: Landscape: Reflection - Find a way to show your landscape/natural beauty in reflection. The mirror world revealed.

Week 12: Artistic: Transportation - Our world is one defined by how we get around. Literal or interperative, find inspiration in transportation.

Week 13: Portrait: High Key - Expose to the right and create a light, airy high key portrait.

Week 14: Landscape: Zoomed in - Most landscapes are wide sweeping images. Try an alternative and zoom in instead.

Week 15: Artistic: Metal - Cold, hard steel. Shiny Aluminum. Or even rusted and broken down. Find your inspiration in metal this week.

Week 16: Portrait: Movement - Most portraits are stationary, so this week explore adding some movement. Dancing, twirling, or even hair flips.

Week 17: Landscape: Urbanscape - Most Landspaces are wide open spaces of natural beauty... this week find the beauty of the urbanscape/cityscape.

Week 18: Artistic: Texture - The artistic inspiration this week is texture. You should almost be able to feel the image.

Week 19: Portrait: Messy - Take an amazing portrait of someone, make a mess while you are doing it.

Week 20: Landscape: Nightowl - A tripod is goign to be handy this week... time to shoot a night landscape. Look for some light for the scene! Car lights, city lights, or maybe just moonlight.

Week 21: Artistic: Fantasy - Is this real life, or is this just fantasy... Your artistic inspiration this week is fantasy.

Week 22: Portrait: Hands - Usually the face is the strongest element in the frame; with the hands being second. Make the hands the most important element in your image this week.

Week 23: Landscape: Weather - This week should be as unpredictable as the weather! Feature the weather in this week's landscape.

Week 24: Artistic: Sparkle! - Shoot what inspires you this week, just make sure it sparkles.

Week 25: Portrait: Silhoette - Expose for the background and let your subject fall into shadow. Shape is important this week.

Week 26: Landscape: Simplify - Simply the scene to make your primary subject stand out.

Week 27: Artistic: Blue - You where inspired by the firey red earlier, now be inspired by calming blue.

Week 28: Portrait: Family - Whether its the family you are born with or the one you choose, show the world what family is to you.

Week 29: Landscape: Waterscape - Ocean, lake, river, pond, or puddle. Make water the primary subject of this landscape.

Week 30: Artistic: Patterns - Get inspired by the rythm that patterns bring to your images.

Week 31: Portrait: Street Candid - Candids on the steet, show us life in your town through the lens.

Week 32: Landscape: Colorful - Shoot a landscape that packs as much color as you can find into the scene.

Week 33: Artistic: Collaboration - Doesn't matter what you shoot, just do with with another artist. Share vision and ideas. Collaborate.

Week 34: Portrait: Child - Candid or posed, capture an image of a child. Try getting down on their level for a unique perspective.

Week 35: Landscape: Nature up Close - Get up close and personal with nature in this natural beauty shot. Flowers, bees, bugs and spiders might all make great shots

Week 36: Artistic: Food - Take your food photography to the next level. Its not lunch, its art.

Week 37: Portrait: Fashion - Avant Garde to commercial to traditional, and everything in between. The focus is the clothes this week.

Week 38: Landscape: Get Low - Time to look at the world from a different angle. Shoot a landscape from a low point of view.