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Photo for the Week – 45 – Woodland Walks

First of all, thank you to all those that participated in last week’s challenge.  What great images for last week’s challenge.  I am truly grateful for to all those that participated. So the challenge for this week is Woodland Walks….

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Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #50 – Trees

The lens-artists Photo Challenge for this week set by Ann-Christine is called Trees.  One of the things I love to do is woodland walks. The above photographs are of Ashenbank Woods, which is local to us.  

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Lens Artists Photo Challenge #39 – Hello April

April is here… and this week’s Lens Artists Photography Challenge set by Patti, who runs a blog called The World is Book..,  is called Hello April. And my entries for this challenge have to be the start of leaves appearing…

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Lens-Artists Challenge #32 – Shadows

Tina from Travels and Trifles set the Lens-Artists Photography challenge this week and her subject is Shadows.  On a hot summer’s day with the sun shining brightly throughout woodland you can see the shadows of the trees.  The above image…

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Leaves, overgrown and fenced

The above photo was shot at Ashenbank Woods, near Cobham in Kent.  One of my favourite places to visit and very local to me.

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Silent

Oil Paint of Ashehank Woods

Woods I part the out-thrusting branches and come in beneath the blessed and the blessing trees. Though I am silent there is singing around me.

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Wednesday RDP – COMEBACK

Now the Ragtag Daily Prompt of Comeback was no problem to me.  When I visit these woods, they also seem to say ‘Comeback’ to me.  I just love walking around those woods, and as the woods are local to me…

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Rework of Green Pasture of Ashenbank

  Back in July I did a photograph of Ashenbank Woods, in Lightroom and Topaz Studio.. and today I thought I would rework the image using Lightroom and Luminar.

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Photo Challenge – Timeworn

  I thought I would enter this photo into another Photo Challenged entitled Timeworn, as the tree, with losing some of its trunk and another tree laying on the ground shows they are clearly timeworn.

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Green Pasture of Ashenbank

What with real-life things, some sad and some good, my inspiration for blogging and processing our images has diminished.  I kept thinking I need to do some photographs for our blog… but never felt mentally capable of doing. I seemed…

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Lightroom CC on laptop/desktop

Oil Paint of Ashehank Woods

  I have been a stark advocate of Lightroom Classic, and would use Lightroom Mobile now and again on my phone or tablet.  But when it came to processing a photograph in Lightroom CC on my desktop or laptop… well…

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Lines WordPress Photo Challenge

One of the challenges in the WordPress Photo Challenge that has been held was on the topic of Lines.  Lines can be straight, crooked, angular and are found everywhere.  So to achieve this challenge I used a photograph taken over…

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Favourite Place WordPress Photo Challenge

I have to say that the topic this week for the WordPress Photo Challenge  called Favourite Place has me thinking of a place that is close to where I live.. called Ashenbank Bank Woods near Cobham in Kent. Just a…

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Out of this world WordPress Photo Challenge

Oh my this week’s challenge has me thinking of Spring… something that is Out of This World is the topic of this week’s challenge and there is nothing like a walk in the woods to take you away from the…

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Working on old images and using Twitter

Over the last couple of days, I have shared more of our photography to Twitter, Viewbug and 500px.  All in all it is rather time-consuming.  I’ve been a member of these sites for a few years, especially Twitter.  So I…

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Textures WordPress Photo Challenge

Textures are all around us… whether it be leaves on the ground, or the bark on an old tree.  We don’t have to look far before we find textures in a variety of objects. We can also add textures to…

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Earth day, a weekly WordPress Photo Challenge

Earth Day was on Saturday and unfortunately we didn’t get the chance to go out and photograph any new places, which is more the pity.  But by luck I am still in the process of processing photographs from our Easter Weekend…

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Processing of A Fallen Tree at Ashenbank Woods

I thought I would give you a guide into the processing I did on the above image.  I knew in my mind I wanted to create a soft but saturated image of a fallen tree at Ashenbank Woods near Cobham. …

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Surrounded by Bluebells

Today I watched a video that was created by Laura Macky about replacing colours in an image.  And it was one from her expanding horizons tutorials.  I had never thought about using colour range to change parts of an image.   So I…

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