How to improve your photography in 30 minutes a week

Short of time but long on ambition? Dying to find a way to keep up or improve your photography skills? Need a little creative inspiration? 

Welcome to #foliophoto, a friendly community of fellow creatives working on a weekly photography project to improve their skills. DSLR? iPhone? Android? Doesn't matter. Photoshop? Lightroom? Only if you want to.

The point is to get out and shoot and post it to the Flickr group. Then sit back and get inspired by everyone else's photos. Comments are welcome. Encouraged. Not required though - we aren't THAT bossy.

Every Tuesday Christie of Bedsidesign and I post a photograph that we have taken the previous week inspired by a one word prompt. The prompts that we have used so far include winter, blue, broken, family and heart. This week's prompt is collection and I'll share my contribution in another post.

But I REALLY wanted to share our photos so far - the entire #foliophoto ouevre if you will. Fancy words, eh?

Take a peek.

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Feeling inspired yet?

So who ARE these characters in our group, these creatives working on their photography?

Lesley of Smidgebox Design

Lisa of Joy Creation

Daffodil of Adventures in Paradise

Ileana of Loisaida Nest

Aidan of The Palinode (partner in crime of Elan who designed my blog)

Paola of Mirror Mirror (we've both enrolled in Project52Pro) <--- more of me taking on too much - yay!

Tina of Life in Sketch

Celestine of Java Aficianado

Fauzita of Hodge Podge of Styles

Calyssa of Baking Yogi

Kory of A New Journey

Drew who doesn't blog but is the other half of Melanie at Inward Facing Girl

And FortyNine10North who doesn't blog either but is a professional photographer.

Did I miss anyone? Let me know in the comments. Wanna join us? The flickr group is here. You can post on Instagram too, just use the hashtag #foliophoto. 

I have visions of a Blurb book in our future, how about you?