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Day 235 - Bournemouth Air Show

I really wanted to visited Bournemouth Air Show, I last visited a few years back and I was desperate to go back this year as I wanted to see whether my photography had improved on not. Bournemouth Air Show is a 4 day event - it is free to watch…

Day 110 - Owl Photo Experience Day - Part 2

I have finished editing the 900 photos I took on Saturday for now... I edited down to 349 to keep as raw files, and then edited my favorite ones of those so that I only only sharing my favorite 24... you saw some yesterday, and today I am sharing…

Day 109 - Owl Photo Experience Day - Part 1

Wow, what a day - I spent yesterday on an Owl photography experience day, I had the opportunity to photograph 6 owls that were taken from their home in captivity to a location in the New Forest National Park so that I could take photos of them…

Day 94 - Eggs and the effects of Light

Easter is almost here, so appropriately I have chosen today to shoot eggs - well actually one egg as an experiment to see how aperture and shutter speeds effect light - a learning exercise, partly inspired by Emma's Challenge for #Remarkable2015…

Day 88 - Location Exploration

Following on from the long exposure and night time images I have been taking recently - I really want to take some photos of Southampton docks and the cranes there at night - I have seen some photos similar at camera club and it is one of those…

Day 55 - A touch of Sunshine

At the end of my road on a clump of grass there are a small patch of crocus growing, and this morning I decided that more people needed to be aware they were there, the signs of Spring are arriving and I popped out with my Canon 100 mm lens…

Day 44 - Aperture Challenge

#Remarkable2015 suggested that it was a great idea to do an Aperture exercise with your camera ... so today I had a go ... in the first instance I used my 100mm canon prime lens - I focused on the red candle in the middle of the staggered line,…

Day 42 - my flowers

I thought I would share my flowers ... I thought I would also play with aperture settings ... then I decided to switch to manual and add a little flash (off camera). The lens was my canon EF 100mm, I used a tripod and kept it in the same position…

Day 39 - Dark Backgrounds

I have been busy, a lovely run, time with family and I have just realised that I have not yet used my camera today - so with a choice between "top gear" and "call the midwife" on TV, I headed to the kitchen, got out my flash and tried to get…