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Photo for the Week – 22 – Festive

Today will be the final Photo for the Week for 2018. I want to thank everyone the joined in last week's challenge for their entries. And I wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Every…

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Flower of the day – 14th December 2018

On one of our trips to Chartwell in Kent ... the heavens opened and it rained.  Anyway, after hiding up during the shower we continued on our photography trip and managed to photograph these white flowers with raindrops still on…

Flower of the Day – 12th December 2018

One of the places we visited on a hot summer's day was The Salutation house and gardens in Sandwich, Kent.  What I loved about this place, is you could walk beside the river, stroll through the park and visit the…

Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM -11 – Boats

One of the areas we love to visit is Hampshire and the New Forest...  And on our last trip down that way, we went to Riverside Marina.  From there you can watch the Isle of Wight Ferry and it has…

Flower of the day – 11th December 2018

Today would have been my mum's 93rd birthday... sadly I lost her last March to vascular dementia.  Her last for months all my mum talked about was her mum and dad and when she lived with them.  So for Cee's…

Photo for the Week – 21 – Trees

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge and congratulations on making the challenge a success.  I really enjoyed viewing your macro photographs.  And I am sure that, they have given other readers the inspiration to…

Flower of the Day – 7th December 2018

A great place to see flowers of the world is at Lullingstone Castle in Kent. Within the grounds of Lullingstone Castle, they have gardens showcasing flowers from around the world. I couldn't believe how vibrant this flower was with its…

Flower of the Day – 6th December 2018

Visiting local house and gardens are great for capturing flowers.. on our visit to Godinton House and Gardens in Kent, we were astounded by the beauty in the gardens. This beautiful white and purple-veined flower looked so delicate and beautiful…

Flower of the Day – 5th December 2018

As you may have guessed by now, roses are one of my favourite flowers to photograph.  And this rose was photographed at Chartwell, in Kent just after a rain shower.  And I thought it would be an ideal floral image…

Flower of the Day – 4th December 2018 – Time Square

Bluebell season is one of my favourite times of the year.. and at Emmetts Gardens in Kent, there is a hillside swathed in beautiful bluebells.  So I thought this would be an ideal photograph to enter into Cee's Flower of…

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #22: Happiness is… – TimeSquare – Pleasure time

Images entered into Lens-Artists Photography Challenge, curated by Ann-Christine of To See a World in a Grain of Sand - Leya and Becky's Square December -3rd December 2018 - Pleasure Time Wow, what a great challenge this is... to me…

Photo for the Week – 20 – Macro

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge and congratulations on making the challenge a success.  We had some beautiful leaves entered into the competition.  This week it is Macro and one of the images I…