DPS Weekly Challenge: “Portrait with back lighting” I hate self portraits but with no alternative around at least it gave me a nudge to unpack the tripod for the first time in ages, and, a backlit silhouette is a way more flattering image of the real me!
30 week song challenge 9. Song by your favourite band/artist This implies you’d only have one favourite band/artist and is therefore almost impossible to answer! So, in the style of a Smash Hits Poll Winners Party I’m allowing myself to choose 3 😉 Best Female: Runners-up included Toyah & Martina McBride but the winner […]
This week’s edition of Channel 4’s show “Undercover Boss” featured the CEO of The Blue Cross. I found it a very interesting and emotional hour of tv viewing. I am soft and sentimental at the best of times but if the subject has 4 legs I’m usually a gibbering wreck in no time at all! […]
Ladybirds As mentioned on Blipfoto the other day, I’ve been meaning to look into the origin of these fascinating creatures. Known to the Americans as ladybugs, ladybirds are always a welcome colourful addition to my garden. They don’t hold as high regard in my heart as my beloved butterflies, but, loved by me they are! So […]
More home baking from a non-cook! A few weeks ago Dad received some correspondence from the British Heart Foundation. Included was a recipe card which he put on my desk and which in turn ended up going dusty on a kitchen shelf! Today, was a stay at home rainy day so I thought if I’d […]
Digital Photo School Weekly Challenge : “Part Of The Full Picture”
8 Day Weekend:Finale Night Saturday Night, Saffron Walden Saffron Walden Round Table hosted an excellent line-up for this years carnival finale. An 80s themed party night featuring a Michael Jackson impersonator (Navi) and 3 of my favourite acts from back in the day. Curiosity Killed The Cat, Nik Kershaw and, to headline, Go West. […]