Photo of the Day – Bright Chihuly Bowls

Another photo from the Chihuly Garden & Glass Gallery in Seattle, Washington. One of my favorite parts of the exhibit was these bowls, only lit by bright white light, showed off Dale Chihuly’s imagination and talent with coloured glass. Missed a photo of the day? Check out the entire album on flickr and consider liking…

What A Beautiful Looking Marble (Bonus Photo)

This is making the rounds and I had to share it. It is fantastic! Nothing like a little view of Earth to make you feel small, eh? Click through to check out the full photo in 8000 x 8000 – WOW, what nice resolution you have, Mother. Used Under Creative Commons: Most Amazing High Definition…

Top 11 Posts of 2011

Well, we’re almost to 2012 and recently I posted my top 11 photos of ’11, so I thought I would dig around in my stats and share with you the items that a plurality of you decided to visit over the year. They’re ranked by number of views. 11: (Dis)Engaging Google+ – I’ve written that…

Quote of the Day – David Sedaris on Sleep

This sparked my funny bone this morning. I thought it was pretty funny. I hope you enjoy. 🙂 For the first twenty years of my life I rocked myself to sleep. It was a harmless enough hobby, but eventually I had to give it up. Throughout the next twenty-two years I lay still and discovered…

Shake it up, Schnik It.

A relaunch of sorts. I’ve been playing around with some ideas for my other “media” blog, http://www.schnik.it, and thought: I post a quote of the day, every day, to Facebook. Why am I giving my content to Facebook, when I could be purposing it for myself. So, starting today, I’ll be posting two things a…

Oh, to be Popular. #199

This post is my 199th blog post on Schnikism.com – I have something special planned for #200. Look for it tomorrow morning, bright and early. 🙂 I’ve been trying to organize my Flickr account. Being obsessed with statistics, I was also looking at which photos have been the most popular, the results are interesting, humorous…

Do you see what I see?

I love all the random things I see in my world. I like to take pictures of them and usually it’s with my camera phone. I share a lot of these on Twitter (I’m @schnik) and I spend a great deal taking pictures – I went back through my collection of Twitpics and thought I…

…And the eyes have it? Photos and Vegas

I wrote a blog post about Flickr and I highlighted my friend’s Photography. That also got me to thinking about the photos I take. I really don’t concentrate on the composition, or the lighting, I really just try to capture them as my eyes see it. I think I sometimes “luck” into pretty awesome shots….