Saturday, October 27, 2012


This subject has been on the to-do list for some months now. Truthfully, it will fall to a photographer but if you'd like to give it a go (or want to improve/need inspiration), a few links:

Five tips for better self-portraits.

Why you should take self-portraits (tutorial).

Famous photographers' self-portraits (in mirrors).

If the idea of taking a self-portrait makes you want to stuff yourself with simple carbohydrates, make this spiced applesauce cake. We are doing this very thing as a terribly large storm churns its way north. Be safe if you're in the path. The cat & obedient servant are packing up & heading to northern Virginia on Monday morning.


(photograph via Kottke)