A lovely weekend

What a difference a weekend of nice sunny weather makes.  This weekend we’ve: Been to the beach twice Flew the drone for an hour Had a leisurely stroll around the meadow and woods where we live Took loads of photos Are Angry and sad to hear that some of the beach huts I photographed Saturday…

A tiny visitor

Small beetle visitng a crocus in the garden. Take a closer look at the photo here

This may come as a surprise…

… I actually managed to get out and go for a run! I finally feel well enough to get my running shoes back on and get back out there. I am not sure my chest/nose would agree as I had to stop a couple times due to the cold air but I am happy I…

London.

All shot on Victoria Embankment, London during a short walk along the Thames to clear my head. It’s amazing what you see when you look.

Modern Classic

Got til it’s gone. Underrated Understated Relevant Moving Inspired Today – more relevant than ever Beyonce who?

Morning has broken

I have been experimenting with timelapse photography and have managed to capture a sunrise from our bedroom window that I am very pleased with. My camera does not have a timelapse function, this is a combination of using the anti-shake option and an external shutter release.  It sounds complicated but once you get used to…

It only takes one day…

It only takes one day for something to change, for someone to enter your life and your life to change forever. 16 years ago today Richard and I met and it was the start of something amazing. Happy anniversary baby xxxxx

Turning Friends into Rock Stars

Here is an update on the request I had a while back to find a model for my latest photography assignment. A couple friends stepped up and offered to help and I managed to find an hour with Sarah last week to shoot some photographs. I chose to shoot in London as I am fortunate enough…

Would you be willing to help?

For the next assignment in my photography course I have to shoot a portrait and try different lighting, props etc to create a music album cover.  I have some ideas but I need a willing volunteer to model for me! Would you have time (and patience) to let me take some portraits of you?  …

I’ve been cheating on you with another…

I have neglected my blog a little of late as I have been incredibly busy but I also have a confession… Since I have embarked on my photography course with the British Academy of Photography I have been keeping myself busy with assignments and learning how to use Lightroom. As I have paid for a…