Hi Guys, Project 365 is over. I have enjoyed aspects of it immensely, but work commitments have completely taken over and I am finding it harder and harder to take or make good or meaningful photography every day. So, why have I come to this decision now? Basically, I was reviewing my photo’s from the … More Project 365 is Over, but the Blog Will Continue
Hi Guys, It’s the weekend at last – whoo hoo!! And with the weekend comes time to take some pictures, catch-up on my blog and generally take some time organise my pictures and submit some work for assessment. As many of you know, I am doing a photography course with the Institute of Photography at … More Day 106 – 15th July 2017
Another texture experiment for Macro Monday – the theme being textures. This time I chose to get a shot of my Kindle cover at extremely close range.
It’s coming up for Macro Monday again over on Twitter and this weeks theme is textures. So today’s shot is my first experiment with textures. I took a few different shots, but I am mostly happy with this one. I’ll try some more Macro shots over the next few days and see what textures I … More Day 104 – 13th July 2017
I spent the afternoon and evening over at Silloth today. Considering it’s only about 30 minutes from Carlisle, I have never actually been before. What a mistake that has been, it’s a really lovely little town with some cracking views (I could even make out the Isle-of-Man in the distance) After a good walk along … More Day 103, 12th July 2017
A detour on my way home to practice a technique – sun rays from a small aperture and taking the sun from between tree branches.
Taken this evening at the Sainsbury’s car park. I wanted to try and show some motion with my smartphone set on manual, to see what it could achieve. I took a burst of several shots to try and get the picture I wanted. Converted to black and white with a yellow filter in photoshop.
Doctor Who cookie jar – just need to find some cookies to fill it with – yum yum!
So, after a few weeks practicing in various car parks in the evening, my daughter today had her first experience of driving on a quiet road. It wasn’t as scary as I thought it was going to be! The lessons start in a couple of days, then it’ll be practice, practice, practice……
After a very busy week at work, the weekend has finally arrived! Time to flip the sign to closed and get home for the weekend!