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 – 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…

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…

Lens-Artists Challenge #20 – Open Sesame: Doors and Doorways

One of the things I love to photograph is relics.  Places that have aged.  At Nymans in West Sussex, stands the ruins of the house that was destroyed by fire. As you can see in the photograph above, the charm…

Photo for the Week – 19 – Leaves

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge and congratulations on making the challenge a success.  And my sincere apologies if I didn't get back to you on your submissions, but I was on holiday and…