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…

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…

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…

An Android Convert?

I received my OnePlus 5 goody bag on Friday following my win in the OnePlus 5 Photography Competition. OnePlus were very generous. I received: OnePlus 5 128GB 8GB Black silicon case OnePlus Travel Backpack As mentioned before I have only had experience of a stock Android phone with the entry level phone that work provided…

A lovely* experience

Well, I have to confess that even though I have not received my OnePlus 5 yet, nor have I started my new role as OnePlus Photographer, I am still having a lovely experience. The response from Social Media has been very nice and people have been kind and pleasant. I have received notes on Instagram, Twitter…

Exciting news!

Today my interests collided and I cannot be more excited!  As you know I am an avid photographer and also a big fan of technology. Well, rather unexpectedly this happened… OnePlus announce their new flagship smartphone on the 20th June –  The OnePlus 5.  The OnePlus Lab announced a couple weeks ago that they were…