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Year Two (66) - Silhouettes

Underexposing in the camera can make some great silhouette style images which can tell their own story, the ideal time is at dusk so you can capture the vibrant colours of the sunset. It is important to make sure the silhouttes have a clear…

Year Two (19) Coastal Sunsets

It was great to see Gavin Hoey share a video last weekend on creating sunsets in my home town - although the day he visited the sunset was somewhat lacking ... but he offered a great reminder of how you can enhance them in Lightroom. Gavin's…

Year Two (01) - Lovely Light at the Beach

I missed blogging, I have not yet made it to the end of day 5 but I miss the purpose it brings to my photography... I like not having to take a photo, and not having to explain why I choose to share or experiment in that way... and out on the…

Day 356 - The best camera ever

When I started my journey this year I thought getting a better camera would make me a better photographer... I never imagined what I could learn along the way, I wanted to recreate images that I had seen other people take so assumed I needed…

Day 314 - Early Mornings

I am not an early morning person... but life circumstances mean that to get outdoor images I need to be up and about early otherwise I cant get outdoor photos ... this mornings early meant sunrise - and it is well worth getting up early for. This…

Day 306 - Open spaces and evening light

Day 306 - Open spaces and evening light, and why sharing settings does not help you take the perfect photo!

Day 277 - Both ends of the day

Today I got to take photos of both ends of the day - morning light (sunrise - well almost) and sunset. All these photos were taken within 20 minutes off my home - and I am so luck I get to live in such a wonderful place .... so many people don;t…

Day 264 - Taking pictures or making pictures

I had a lovely afternoon at the weekend talking with a good friend - we did a photography course together and from there have been inspired to take different journeys into the world of photography - I have improved my photo skills through talks,…

Day 256 - Evening Light

I went back to visit Hatchet Moor as the sunset and into blue hour, with my tripod and my 17-70mm lens. It was a lovely quiet evening, apart from the road noise, the sun set quickly and I was able to capture these special moments. Above -…