Flower of the day – 23rd August 2018

The above photograph is entered into Flower of the Day  hosted by Cee Neuner and was taken at Scotney Castle in Kent just as an hydrangea bloom was starting to come into full bloom.  One thing I do love about…

Flower of the day – 22nd August 2018

For today's flower of the day hosted by Cee Neuner, I thought I would submit this purple flower which was photographed at High Elms Country Park near Bromley. Anyway.. back to my hard-drive failure... it seems I only lost about…

Flower of the day – 20th August 2018

Well all I can say is what a couple of days.  We all don't think it is going to happen to us, but believe me it does.  HARD DRIVE FAILURE!!!!  Yes I was processing an image in Photoshop when all…

Photo for the Week – 5 – Clifftops

First of all... thank you to all those bloggers, who entered last week's Photo for the Week, some wonderful images were submitted.  Many thanks to you all for taking time out and submitting your images.. it was greatly appreciated and…

Friday Quick Tip – Lightroom – Crop Tool

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=asy-bMharpU Well today's tip isn't a 60 second one but about 8.50 minutes, but the bit that I found interesting was within the first 30 seconds.. about leaving space when taking photograhs in order to get a more pleasing crop…

Photo for the Week – 4 – Lighthouse

  Another image I found whilst culling my Lightroom Catalogue, was this image of the harbour Lighthouse at Folkestone in Kent.  One advantage of this culling is I am finding images to work on that I had completely forgot about.…

Flower of the day – 9th August – Hydrangea

One of my favourite flowers, has to be the hydrangea.  And now that my garden is all finished, and when the time is right to plant them, I will be off out and buying a couple of hydrangeas to plant…

Redwoods of Bedgebury Pinetum

We were going through a lot of house renovation over the last few months... and our cameras were gathering dust.  Anyway to cut a long story short... we are finished renovating.. the last bit being done Monday and Tuesday with…

Flower of the day – 8th August 2018 – Viola

For my flower of the day challenge, hosted by Cee Neuner, I decided to post a photograph that we shot way back in March 2017 at Hall Place near Bexley in Kent.  This little viola just struck me... with its…

Photo for the Week – 3 – Stream

Whilst culling my Lightroom catalogue and images, I came across an image I took way back in 2013 a wooden bridge crossing a stream at Bateman House. I processed the image in Lightroom and Luminar.  Please feel free to enter…

Flower of the Day – 5th August

It seems to be have been forever since we went out on one of our photography jaunts.. so today we decided to get up at the crack of dawn and head to Bedgebury National Pinetum in Goudhurst, Kent.  As we…