Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Metal or the Season of Autumn

I had a marvelous response from all of you on last week’s theme of Earth or Season of Harvest.  Thanks everyone you always amaze and delight me.  I’m proud to announce our featured bloggers this week. Their posts really grabbed my attention. Please check out their posts and congratulate them. Maybe you will be chosen next week.

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SeeingThrough35mm – Such a delicious and abundant harvest with a great perspective.

Santiago the Shepherd – Candid photography at its best.

Clicking Through The Bucket List – Great fun and beautiful yellow photos.

Insight From a Woman’s Heart – She is knew to my challenge and her photography is marvelous.

Linsdoodles – Lin decided to feature the earth.  Great photos.

Jaspa’s Journey – A sod house, what is more earth than that.

Leya – Marvelous wheat harvest shot.  I can just smell the fresh cut stems.

This week’s Topics:  Metal / Autumn

072114 purple-1-57We are now into our Five Elements/Seasons series and today our topic is Metal or the Season of Autumn.  In the description of the Earth Element you can maybe get some ideas for your entry.

A person with well balanced Metal energy is well organized, self disciplined, and conscientious. They like structure in their life. They are most comfortable in situations when they know the rules and can succeed by following them. Metal Qi bestows a deep inner strength, like ore mined from the mountains.  The color for Metal is white.

This series in particular, look through your archives of photos since we are covering all the seasons of the year.  I hope even those of you who don’t have the typical seasons because you live near the equator I hope you want to use the color or element for your posts.  Have fun and be as creative as you like.

Current Series:   Five Elements/Seasons

  • Fire / Summer
  • Earth / Harvest
  • Metal / Fall
  • Water / Winter – The Water energy is a strong generative force centered in the lower belly. When the Kidney Qi is strong, a person is fearless, determined, and can endure many hardships in pursuit of their goals. Persevering by will power is characteristic of those with strong Kidney Qi.  The color for water is blue.

The Next Series – Just Some Stuff

  • Black and White Photos – to kick off the return of my B&W Challenge
  • Roads: country, freeways, streets – to kick off the return of my Which Way Challenge
  • Wheels:  transportation, water wheels, spinning wheels
  • Contrasting Colors:  Purple/pink, yellow –  orange and blue – red and green
  • Buildings:  houses, barns, commercial

How It Works?

Most weeks I will come up with a topic. Feel free to write me with things you want to learn about.
Go through you photo archives and see what photos you have that fits the current week’s challenge, or better yet grab you camera and take a new photo!

ENJOY and have FUN.

Create a Cee’s Fun Photo Challenge Post

  1. Then add a link to your blog in my comment box.
  2. To make it easy for others to check out your photos and post, title your blog post “Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge” tag.
  3. Remember to Follow My Blog to get your weekly reminders.
  4. I usually will respond to your entry on your blog, rather than on my page.

Please check out my Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge to check out more of what this challenge is about.


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My Entry for the Week

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Qi (energy) hugs



        1. Great photos. I actually like this fall better than Multnomah, maybe because it isn’t as famous. But to get the entire falls you need a wide angle lens 🙂 It’s like 600 feet and comes fairly close to the road.


    1. Cool so this really means something to you. In my retreat we covered dreams that go along with weak or over used organs that are attached to the five elements. Interesting stuff.


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