« more woods photography, but colder this time »

so one of my goals this year was to do more photography. to my dismay, there are not many interesting things to photograph around my house.

i was planning on walking around the backyard to see what i could find, but i ended up at my creek again taking pictures of the water (which this time was actually the title of a really annoying and overplayed disney movie about a girl who somehow resurrects her sister with a hug).

silly me had the camera set for indoor photography which i didn’t notice until i had already taken all my goshdang pictures. so all of these will have more a blueish tint to them, but it’s not too bad.

anyways, i hope you guys enjoy looking at more of my pictures :))
[all pictures belong to me]



there’s a bush at the corner of our house that had little icicles hanging off the tips of the leaves :)) the picture above looks super edited but i actually left it the way it was.



i kinda liked how this one looked to i decided not to delete it even though it’s a little weird.

i took a towel out with me a tried a couple pictures laying on the ground. i liked how this one turned out :D

at this point, everyone should understand my intro. yes, the creek was frozen XD

it was cool taking close-ups and seeing how the water looked in them.



i always end up having a favorite picture out of the bunch and this is probably the one this time :))




around this time, i was quite tired of taking pictures from rocks and such, so i decided to test the strength of the ice by dropping huge rocks on it from heights. turns out, it was actually pretty THICC in parts.

here’s a picture of me being a dumb nut for proof.

i got up the courage to lay my towel down and try and get some cool pictures, and i would say it kinda worked. at this point, the ice started making very scary noises. but, being the dumb nut i am, instead of getting off i decided to hop up and down to test its strength again.

no i was not putting myself or a $800 camera at risk of getting soaked, i don’t know what you’re talking about.




it was about 30 degrees outside with wind, and with my tendency to be cold ALL THE TIME i was quite numb.


that’s all i’ve got for now :))

i’m not super great at photography, but i just really enjoy it and this is the only place i can get people to look at my pictures against their will. so naturally i’m going to post them here.

let's chat!

what was your favorite picture? are you glad winter is almost over?

while your down in the comments, how about you drop me some questions for me next q&a? if you do that, your questions will be featured in my part three and you’ll also get a shoutout/link to your blog.

ALSO SUPER QUICK. i was sketching during math the other day and drew some eyes. i thought i’d share the picture with you guys.

Image uploaded from iOS.jpg

what do you think?

you guys are great. you should eat some ice cream to reward yourself for being so amazing.

see you guys later 



48 thoughts on “« more woods photography, but colder this time »

  1. Omg, your photography is GOALS!!!!!!
    I love the one of the icicle, and the one taken from the ground. ❤️And yessss, I can’t wait for winter to be over!! It’s too goshdillydarn cold. Your sketch is amazing, holy cow! ⛪ 🐮

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    1. thanks! *checks to see which one is the 15th* well thank you! XD and once again, thank you. (i never no how to respond to these other than saying thank you over and over so my apologies).



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  2. OOH PHOTOGRAPHY WOOHOO! I love photography posts! Ah yes, I know the struggle – winter is not always the most photogenic time of year, huh? :/ Well it looks like you found some pretty neat spots! My favorite picture is probably the one before your favorite picture. XD It looks so neat and fairy tale-ish!
    ALSO WHOA. I looove your eye drawing! ♥

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    1. me too!! :D not especially. although, your post was absolutely amazing! the little snow flakes you got pictures of were beautiful!

      ooh thanks XD

      thaaaanks :)) i drew it on printer paper with a mechanical pencil while doing math XD <3




  3. these are really cool, mckenna! i kinda wish it got super cold where i live so that i could take cool (pun intended) icy-water pictures, but it’s really hot in australia right now. :p

    also, those eyes are amazing! keep up the wonderful art-sy work. :)

    – charli

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    1. thank you! ooh, Australia! i wanted to live there so bad when i was little. i’m sure it does suck being hot all the time, but cold weather isn’t always fun either :P

      thank you!! :))



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  4. I truly enjoyed your photography! Even more, I enjoyed your honest feelings about you skill and style of shooting pictures! Self questioning and inwardly challenging will make you push yourself beyond boring and stale photos. I too keep photos others would have deleted because they allow me to see the “art” of a picture that was not perfect. I believe you will flourish in you photography.

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