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Midday photoshoot

I recently got to work with an amazing model to create some portfolio images for her -  we decide to meet in the New Forest and at the worst time of day possible - midday in June, when the weather was lovely and sunny.  For me though there…

Year Two (97) - Off to the Zoo

Marwell Zoo, August, a hot sunny day and a photographic challenge - not only were the animals hiding from the sunshine ... when they were outside there was harsh shadows to deal with, lots of people bustling around and a real restriction in…

Year Two (96) - Fun at the Park

A bright sunny day and a trip to the park to capture some memories of a family having fun, it was a great day - lots of challenges, freezing the moment, capturing the dynamic range of the shots, capturing fun - focusing on my subjects and trying…

Year Two (38) -Too much light

I live in a wonderful part of the world - the New Forest is a fantastic National Park and today I headed over in the afternoon sunshine to capture the landscape around the capital of the New Forest - Lyndhurst! Lyndhurst is a major access…

Day 361 - 18th Birthday

Happy Birthday Jake - 18 today...  we took a rare opportunity to escape as a family of five and take a few random photos to celebrate that there are now three adults in our household. I was allowed for once to get them all to let me take…

Day 357 - Christmas Carols

To help with the festive mood I visited a nearby market town to enjoy the Christmas carols organised by the Romsey Lions Club, I had my DSLR but no one really had a camera so instead I opted for hubby's new camera and a scene mode - which meant…

Day 229 - Stunt Show and Panning Shots

I have commented on here before about how I am not really good at even trying to take panning shots or movement shots ... so when my hubby suggested that we went along to watch Scott May's Dare Devil Stunt show when it came to the New Forest,…

Day 195 - Another Day, Another Morning

This morning I was out enjoying the sunshine and taking photos, I ended up taking photos of the same location from a different angle as well as just capturing pictures that caught my interest. I am working my way through a camera manual `- this…

Day 194 - Morning walk

7.30am this morning, and already the sun is warm and producing a harsh light in the sky, today I took the camera on my morning dog walk to see what I could capture, what took my interest this morning and what I would like to share. The field…