Bill Selak | @billselak

A highlight of #ade2017 was presenting at the showcase. Each presenter has exactly three minutes in this format; at 3:01, the mic is muted and the spotlight goes out. After lots of practice and a fair amount of stress, my ...
A delayed flight coming back from #ade2017, but I do like this wall.
Here's how I'm using the new ISTE Standards for Educators. Share your Clips story using the hashtags #isteclips & #classroomclips!
WEEK 28
Story: Portrait as Landscape
Shoot a portrait that is posing as a landscape. Tell a story of the subject using the landscape around them. Fool the viewer. #dogwood52 #instagood #project52 #dogwood2017 #dogwoodweek28

TSA is keeping that far door ...
Pretty flowers. No idea what they are. #johns #dixie #hipstamatic
I love children's #museums. #geometry
Lego bodies ready to be assembled, in preparation for boosting our own insecurities. #lumiรจre #atypeplate #hipstamatic
WEEK 27
Artistic: Communication
Your inspiration this week is communication. We live in the age of endless communication, so there is inspiration everywhere.
#dogwood52 #instagood #project52 #dogwood2017 #dogwoodweek27

If you want to instill confidence, don't name your company El Cheapo, ...
109 to go
WEEK 26
Technical: Light Painting
Put your camera on a tripod at night, open the shutter for 30 seconds, and paint your subject with light. Flashlights, LED strips, and even laser pointers work great.
I spent this week in San ...
WEEK 25
Story: Toy Story
Not the movie! Tell a story with toys or about toys. (Kind of like the movie...)
Toys are always on our floor. #dogwood52 #instagood #project52 #dogwood2017 #dogwoodweek25
After hitting the Rainbow Sandals outlet, we took a quick trip to the playground on the beach.
WEEK 24
Artistic: Green
Your inspiration this week is green. Green is the color of life, nature, and hope.
#dogwood52 #instagood #project52 #dogwood2017 #dogwoodweek24
When it rains more in one year than the past ten years combined, you end up ...
WEEK 23
Technical: F/8 Portrait
Shoot a portrait using an aperture setting of F/8. Since this is the advanced challenge, be sure to find a way to isolate your subject other than shallow depth of field.
#dogwood52 #instagood #project52 #dogwood2017 ...
WEEK 22
Story: Geometric Shapes
Triangles, squares, and circles. They are all very strong compositional elements in an image. Find a way to use geometric shapes in your storytelling.
#dogwood52 #instagood #project52 #dogwood2017 #dogwoodweek22 #blackandwhitephoto #stairs
My daughter just finished ...
WEEK 21
Artistic: Soft
Your artistic inspiration this week is soft. Just like hard earlier in the challenge, soft is both and adjective and an adverb. Interpret this how you will.

My mom grew up calling these "Abbyheads" because her ...
WEEK 20
Technical: Sky Overlay
Sometimes the sky just doesn't cooperate. This week replace the sky in your image. If you need a sky to use in the replacement, search flickr.com for an image to use under Creative Commons Licensing.
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WEEK 19
Story: Back Yard
Tell the story of your immediate surroundings. Give us a glimpse into your daily life.
#dogwood52 #instagood #project52 #dogwood2017 #dogwoodweek19
Week 18
Artistic: Purple
Your inspiration this week is purple. Purple is the color of royalty, magic, and mystery.
#dogwood52 #instagood #project52 #dogwood2017 #dogwoodweek18
WEEK 17
Technical: Loop Lighting
Loop lighting is one of the most used portrait lighting techniques. Shoot a portrait using loop lighting.
#dogwood52 #instagood #project52 #dogwood2017 #dogwoodweek17

I dusted off my dSLR and figured out how to use an off-camera ...
A lunchtime buddy. #caterpillar #๐Ÿ›
Taco salad with watermelon radishes! ๐ŸŒฎ ๐Ÿฅ— ๐Ÿ‰ #hipstamatic #dc #loftus
Spent the afternoon at @wework with 5 middle school students interviewing entrepreneurs. This was a pilot as we kick of a social entrepreneurship program. Takeaway: small groups of students off-campus is powerful.
Week 16
Story: leading Lines
Leading Lines are a very important compositional element that every photographer needs to master. Use leading lines to tell a story. No train tracks. Best friends at lunch. Not lining up together. #dogwood52 #instagood #project52 ...
Bag O' Rusty Screws
Week 15
Artistic: Hard
Your artistic inspiration this week is hard. Hard is both an adjective and an adverb. Interpret this how you wish. #dogwood52 #instagood #project52 #dogwood2017 #dogwoodweek15
Making donuts. #๐Ÿฉ
Chickens, chickens everywhere at Farm Park. #๐Ÿ”
WEEK 14
Technical: Panning
Use the technique of panning to capture a subject in movement. Panning is using a slower shutter speed while following the subject with the camera to create the sense of movement in an image.
##dogwood52 #instagood ...

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