Persistence at Hickory Run


“Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body.” ― Seneca Up one hill, down another, up again, so much that I had to stop to catch my breath. Then down, down, down, sometimes tip-toeing, sometimes sliding, sometimes going “Slow-Motion”, but I did get up and down the mountain, well one of the mountains at…

Chickies Rock, Columbia, Pa.


I recently visited Chickies Rock in Columbia, Pa.  Out for a short hike, up the hill, got a bit lost, then found my way to this spectacular view. In post-processing, decided to create a “paint-like” image using filters. ALL Images © Debra Schell / 2014 ~ All Rights Reserved Prints can be purchased via my website.

Moon & Trees


At night in my backyard, I noticed the moon shining through the trees. Photographs taken at around 1 a.m. in Harrisburg, Pa.

Week 40: Colors


I was hoping to get some diversity for this assignment over the weekend, but looks like I’ll be busy working, so here’s what I’ve got~ For more photos from the project, go to my website. 

Week 38: Autumn


I liked the lack of leaves on the tree here, and choose to submit this photograph. For more Autumn photos, go to my website: debraschell.zenfolio.com/52weekphotoproject