Rule Of Odds And Action Figures – Don’t Miss Our Latest Update


Week after week, we state that “photography has the power of lightening up our daily lives,“; and what a wonderful way of kick-starting our frantic routines by diving into some beautiful images in the comfort of our seats!

Here is our weekly wrap-up – you'll find finely curated photos from the general chit-chat blended with some creative shots from Tersha's 650th challenge on the rule of odds. And as you might have guessed by now, some worth-seeing shots from the Feedback Forum as well!

Photo Of The Week – July 10th, 2023

photo of the week
Copyright – Tersha

What Are Our Members Up To?

Pour some coffee or tea and enjoy these oddly beautiful shots!

Double strike! Behold the rule of odds within the rule of thirds! What an amazing shot this is…

three people black and white
Copyright – Patrick

Anything becomes an interesting subject when correctly composed. One of the benefits of this rule in photography is the subtle visual weight one is capable of obtaining with it.

three cones
Copyright – Michael

Aided by the organic line on the ground. A high-quality composition, for sure!

three snowy trees
Copyright – Michael

Are you all in for a nosedive?!

nosedive three planes
Copyright – David Chesterfield


whales jumping
Copyright – David Chesterfield

Breaking the rules while still keeping it coherent to the concept define such instructions is simply genius!

five birds on a wire
Copyright – Wendy P

Bold and colorful landing!

five tulips
Copyright – Frogdaily

A delicious and odd juxtaposition, for sure!

still life elegant shot
Copyright – Valery

There's something mesmerizing about these spring snowdrop flowers, and after a week, we aren't still sure what it could be…

three snowdrops
Copyright – Tersha

“Breakfast for champions”

three ducklings
Copyright – ElinL

“Buoy lights under the Super Buck Moon tonight”

buoy lights
Copyright – Wendy P


carp fish
Copyright – Tersha

Genius title, “The Big Three”

the big three
Copyright – Patrick

“Got a flattie (puncture)”

bicycle flat tire
Copyright – Patrick

Now that's a funky airport tunnel!

airport tunnel
Copyright – Pat Garret

What You Shouldn't Be Missing From The Light Stalking Community

Beth shared a lovely picture of a couple of best friends:

action figures
Copyright – Beth

And Robert shared the perfect shot for beginning a bright new week!

pint glass beer
Copyright – Robert Apple

The Mobile Monday Challenge is open for sharing some shots! And if you want to see more shots, take a look at the Members Picks, a place where our community shares their favorite photographs from our forums every week.

We'd Love To Hear Your Thoughts

Also, our Feedback Forum got some nice pictures, and is clear that some of you have started building a solid photography style. This is the right place for all those people that want to grow fast as photographers.

Here, you'll get your work critiqued by plenty of well-intended people, but you'll also have the chance to critique your peers. We truly believe in the power of criticism and feedback. Here are some of the most interesting shots shared during the last week:

The Shark Tank is a great place to learn and discuss, so please read the instructions in order to get a better critique experience. Share your comments, opinions, and doubts on any or all of the images above. We also will be delighted to see some of your own images. Don't be shy, critiques are given to photographs and not photographers.

Also, don't forget to participate in our 651st challenge!

About Author

Federico has a decade of experience in documentary photography, and is a University Professor in photography and research methodology. He's a scientist studying the social uses of photography in contemporary culture who writes about photography and develops documentary projects. Other activities Federico is involved in photography are curation, critique, education, mentoring, outreach and reviews. Get to know him better here.

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