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Year Two (95) - Fields of Yellow

I have notice on my wonder thought facebook some of my friends showing photos of sunflowers and thought I would capture some too... and add some sunshine... So I had a go.... and I discovered: I am too short .. for the shot I wanted I needed…

Year Two (40) - More flowers

My mum likes to explore gardens, I like to take photos - so today's challenge was to try and combine the two and to take various photos of the gardens we were exploring. Today's visit was to Furzey Gardens in the New Forest - it is a charity…

Day 334 - A opportunity to see a photographer at work

Working alongside an award winning photography on a fantasy studio day as their assistant is an amazing experience ....

Day 272 - Morning Dew Bokeh

At the weekend I shared some photos of some experiments on my lawn with a reflector. I also spend some time capturing the dew drops, and felt that I wanted to share those in a separate blog post. Today's set up: Canon 100mm macro lens Tripod…

Day 270 - Morning Reflectors

Today I went outside to enjoy the morning dew - it was beautiful. A sign that Autumn is on its way, my grass needs cutting and a great reason to get close and look at the details with my macro lens. Today's set up: Canon 100mm macro lens Tripod…

Day 268 - Photography for Bloggers Part 1a

I was not happy with the photos that I took for day 266 - my first attempt at flatlay, so I had to choices - to go away and try a different style of photography or have another attempt at this one. A second attempt won - after all the idea of…

Day 259 - Insects and Reptiles Part Two

Yesterday I posted the first part of my photo experience evening with Captive Light and I said something was missing - I was really pleased with the photos I captured within the two hour session, I got more good photos than I would have imagined…

Day 242 - Grey Skies

I had hoped to photograph hang gliders on the cliff top with the sea in the background, but after a morning gardening I was greeted with grey skies and the hang gliders had gone home... instead I was left with the most boring skies - they were…

Day 190 - sunlit leaves

Bright sunlight on the leaves this afternoon caught my eye, so I tried to capture the sunlight and shadows. I was looking up to the leaves. In my first photo I was delighted how I managed to capture the sun back lighting the detail on the stem. This…