Blown away

And I almost was, trying to take this photo.  Following on from my previous post sharing my unsmiling self with you, below is my self-portrait for week 2, the topic being to follow a design or composition rule.  How wonderful to stand outside in the sun, feeling the wind blow, looking at the city, and enjoying the art of photography.
Bliss.  M x


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  1. Jane August 1, 2011 at 7:19 am #

    Was that yesterday or today? Very very windy!

    Gorgeous photo – well done!

  2. Jody August 1, 2011 at 7:26 am #

    I love this self portrait Mel xxxx A soft and relaxed feel – just stunning xx

  3. Tina August 1, 2011 at 7:49 am #

    Oh Mel, I LOVE this photo of you. It looks so arty, almost like a sketch. Beautiful in black and white.

  4. Mish August 1, 2011 at 8:03 am #

    Just perfect, Mel; perfectly beautiful!

  5. melriddell August 1, 2011 at 10:11 am #

    Jane, it was this afternoon! Just as the dark clouds started to roll in. I was worried I was going to get rained on!

    Thank you for the beautiful comments, love xx

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