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Weathered WordPress Photo Challenge

Here I am playing catch-up with the WordPress Photo Challenges and last week’s challenge was called Weathered.  And I was thinking what image could I use to show how things weather when left to the elements of wind, rain, sun and age. Advertisements

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Santa was sure good ….

  Well Christmas is over and only the New Year celebrations left to get through before I start getting back to my photography… And boy was Santa a good Santa this year… I did get my soft-box and a new 24mm Pancake Lens and an extension tube for my camera… plus Topaz Impression plug-in. As …

Yosemite In the distance

    It seems like a life-time since we went to Yosemite National Park… and boy do I wish I was back there… especially as the weather here in the South East of England is definitely nothing to write home about…  The above photograph was taken at El Portal just as we were heading towards …

Ivory and Fuschia

  One of the places we visited in San Francisco was the Conservatory of Flowers… if you ever go to San Francisco make sure you visit this place, especially if you like flowers. Anyway for my Before and After for today, I chose a photo taken at Conservatory of Flowers… don’t ask me what flower …

Soft and beautiful…

When we visited San Francisco last years, we went to the Conservatory of Flowers in the Golden Gate Park… I have never seen such beautiful flowers… truly exquisite and delicate looking petals. As you can see from the picture on the right…which is SOOC there is a dark mark and a very distracting background.  So …

On the trail…

One of my favourite photographers has to be Serge Ramelli and just recently he has been doing tutorials of photographs he has taken at Yosemite National Park and has called them, his “On the trail of Ansel Adams” series. I can’t believe it was nearly a year ago that we were at Yosemite and after …