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Year Two (34) - Learning your camera

Last night at the Old Bakery we had a go and capturing the moment with drops dripping and glasses smashing ... there was only a limited number of people shooting due to the demands of the set up which meant there was a lot more time to talk…

Year Two (28) Food Photography

This week's themed shoot at the Old Bakery is food photography, I have no idea what is planned as I am unable to tutor this week, so instead I decided I would try an Old Bakery food themed shoot at home and share it instead. There is a really…

Year Two (23) - My first cake smash

On my photography wish list was a cake smash - and this week I pushed myself once again to tackle my very first cake smash and photoshoot in Freddie's home... I knew what I wanted to achieve and it really dependent on whether Freddie would participate…

Day 355 - Chocolate Pudding

My daughter's been cooking, she is hosting a dinner party tonight - pudding looks amazing! This is a lovely chocolate orange mousse that my 16 year old daughter made - lit on the left with window light, and a low powered flash, resting on a…

Day 249 - Running out of Steam, but we are going to grill them!

I am on day 249... and I feel i have lost it, I have run out of steam - yesterday I tried to take one photo every hour for a challenge that I did before on the 1st Saturday of the month and I was not inspired, nothing looked right, nothing inspired…

Day 239 - Tea and Croissant

Something different today, I am on a home based day and was wondering what I could photograph for today's blog when one of my teens came back from walking the dog with a croissant to enjoy and brighten up my day ... I did not really need the…

Day 224 - Composition Challenge Part Two

Last week I shared and attempted looking at Emma's composition challenge in one post all about meadow flowers (you can view my composition challenge notes here). This week the challenge is to look at: Rule of Thirds - The classic composition…

Day 178 - Food Photography

I have taken a few food photos in my blog so far, and today I baked cherry scones and lime and coconut cookies and thought it was a great opportunity to take some more photos. Recently I have come accorss a coupld of other posts about taking…

Day 155 - Coffee Cake

Photographing and talking about something every day is a challenge - it is a challenge finding the time, it is a challenge finding the motivation and it is a challenge to find the inspiration. Today I wanted to run, do some cooking and catch…