Several weeks ago I saw a notice from our library about a kids' photo contest and thought maybe Isaac, age ten, would like to participate. The theme is "water," and we've been out three times to various places by the river and a pond in the park. He got to use my Nikon, and I tagged along using my cellphone.
We didn't have particularly good luck with the weather on the days when we did get out, and for one reason or another we weren't able to do as many expeditions as I would have liked, but we hung in there and today went through all the photos and chose the one that he would submit.
I was pleased with what he came up with. Some of the shots had good composition and had the sun been shining more brightly, would have been spectacular: