A question for photographers

Are you a photographer? Do you store and edit photos on your computer/laptop.

Maybe you could help me with a question I have about which system you use..?


Why do you run?*

What do you do when a small child asks you quite a profound question when you’re out for a run?

Don’t ask me! I have no idea!

Cheese Toasties

Not a post about cheese toasties, a post about running. And cheese toasties.

Here we go again

I had been thinking about getting back into a running routine for a while and was determined so I put my trainers on today and braved the cold. The omens weren’t great for todays run though. As soon as I left the house the heavens opened. It was already bracing but I was determined to…

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We hope you’ve had a wonderful year and enjoy the festive period. Richard and I have had a lovely year and have enjoyed a mix of travelling, spending time with family and friends and getting married (we were already legally married but on our 11th anniversary we converted…

Christmas Day Trip to Paris

We enjoyed a wonderfully festive (and nippy) day in Paris which got us both into the Christmas spirit. It was actually rather cold to hold the camera to take shots and it was very busy so I didn’t take as many photographs as I thought I would (mind you this is the best of 616…

Decorating our home for Christmas

Today we have dressed the tree and decorated our home ready for Christmas. I hope you enjoy this timelapse of our Sunday fun (3 hours into 30 seconds!).

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 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….

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…