A Strong Spirit Transcends Rules

You may know I am a huge fan of Prince and felt such a loss when he passed.  Princes sister and Paisley Park Studios decided to tour some of his artefacts which are on display in an exhibition in London where Prince famously played 21 Nights (and I saw several of those nights).  At first I thought…

New York Like Never Before

Things that happened on this trip to New York that have not happened before: I got a Nutella facial! We had a near miss with a money clip Bumped into a guy in a tiger skin Zoot suit We went up One World Observatory and saw nothing Saw Manhattan from Top of the Rock at…

Summer into Autumn

The summer was packed with days out, new experiences and the odd bit of decorating. Richard and I took a trip on the Tornado steam train from Walton on the Naze to Colchester in August.  The Tornado is a new steam train which has been built by hand based on a traditional steam locomotive.  It was…

Unsplash

Unsplash is a photographic community where photographers share there work which can be freely downloaded. It’s very popular with people looking for interesting wallpaper for their phone or desktops (there are even apps that auto change wallpapers daily using content from Unsplash). You can create collections so you can amass photographs by theme or topic….

In the Press

The first article featuring my OnePlus 5 photography is now online on the OnePlus Lab.  They have chosen a moody shot I took across the beach at Wells next the Sea.  In my opinion this isn’t a personal best but it does illustrate the zoom capability of the OnePlus 5.  It’s really interesting and fun to…

Up there with Martin Parr?

I have entered another Photography competition – this time, Art on a Postcard. The Hepatitis C Trust’s fundraising arm, Art on a Postcard will transform into Photography on a Postcard for the month of October. We plan to replicate the success we’ve had in the art world with photography and we are looking for upcoming talent…

What it’s not about

OK so today I went out for a run… This run was not about how long it’s been since I have been out to run. It’s not about how busy I have been. It’s not about the weather or any health related issues. It is about the fact that I have been out, all runs…

Quite the celebration

I think it is quite clear Richard has enjoyed his extended birthday celebrations 🙂   Happy Birthday Baby, this is one you’ll remember for a while!

OnePlus 5 – 2 weeks on

I have had my OnePlus5 for two weeks now and have to say I a very impressed. Having the challenge of taking numerous photos for OnePlus has helped me to think about what I can capture and to put the camera through it’s paces. We’ve had three busy weekends celebrating Richards birthday so there has…

Happy Birthday Baby :)

Today is my hubby’s birthday and this year he reaches another milestone.  I am so happy, proud and thankful to have Richard as part of my life.   Have a fantastic birthday.  I hope you have the best day that you truly deserve. I love you so much xxxxx

Sunset at Wells next the Sea

Test video using my new OnePlus 5 (review coming soon).  Such a beautiful sunset in a beautiful part of the world.