How’d You Do That? (Anatomy of a Photo)

You’ll never hear me asking, “How’d they do that?” because I don’t want to know. I want to get lost in the movie, the book or the artwork. I’m a firm believer in the suspension of disbelief, so you’ll rarely catch me looking for the man behind the curtain. My kids made me watch the making of the Lord of the Rings movies, and I was forever crushed by the revelation that Frodo and Gandalf weren’t sitting side by side in that wagon- it was an optical illusion. I can never watch… Read More

An Incentive: Commenting on Others Blogs – Inspiration for Us All!

By Sasy Scarborough: This would hopefully turn into an ongoing practice. The idea is that ten times a week you comment on a blog post by another Second Life blogger. Each comment should be on a different blog, and should show support for what it is that bloggers do. A small comment such as ‘ great pics’ or ‘ really loved the styling’ or ‘ I found that information useful’ depending on what type of post it is, can really bring a smile to the faces of bloggers. If for some reason… Read More

Pose appreciation week: Nov. 19 – Nov. 25

Starting this post, I went for a quick browse on the fashion feeds. The first post I came across has a big list of credits, but… the pose was left out. Out of the first 10 posts, only 3 posts credited the poses used. Maybe I found the only 7 posts without pose credits, but I doubt it. Bloggers often don’t credit everything in their post. Even when they do, the focus is on what they are wearing. The poses are so often forgotten. But where would we be with our blogs… Read More