Foto Friday: After Dark

After Dark… is the challenge this week from the Digital Photography School. Perhaps the most obvious subject is the moon. I haven’t been massively successful in these type of shots in the past, mostly owing to being too lazy to set up the tripod! I thought the flash effect on the leaves looked quite quite spooky […]

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Monday Memories: Venice

Venice     During 2006 I was helping a friend run her gift shop on my days off. Sadly the business closed at the end of that year when she moved away but I loved that time. She set it up with an Italian theme and would regularly travel to Venice to purchase authentic items […]

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Foto Friday: Treasure

The Digital Photography School challenge this week is “Treasure”. These are an assortment of coins I have shoved in a drawer which I’ve photographed on a black background and added the Fractalius Filter in Photoshop.

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Woof Wednesday: Stella’s Picture Gallery

  Picture Gallery 2004-2010    I’ve gathered a few of my favourite photos of Stella since bringing her home. Hope you like them 🙂 arriving at work 2004 at work 2004 When I look at her now I don’t think she’s grown much since these early days, but, looking back, doesn’t she look a delicate […]

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Black & White Foto Friday

Another unexpected tough one this week on my Digital Photography School Challenge. Black and White. Was actually quite pleased to see stormy skies this morning as I was going in to Ely and thought the Cathedral would look very dramatic against them. However, all didn’t go to plan, the sky and tourists didn’t co-operate and […]

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Foto Friday: Self Portrait

The first week I’ve regretted setting myself the Digital Photography School challenge! This week: Self Portrait. I hate photographs of me. I never know where to look, whether to smile or not, where to put my hands…mostly I wish I had somebody else’s face & hair! The only saving grace in self-portraits in my opinion is that […]

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Monday Memories: Me

Me. I may live to regret mentioning last week about sharing old photos but I do try to always be true to my word so here goes with half a dozen, erm, gems! As I was saying to someone yesterday though, although I *know* all of these events occured because I’m in the photographic evidence, […]

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