Canterbury Cathedral

A Photo a Week Challenge: Gilded

Well, I can't believe it is Thursday already and time for Nancy Merrill's Photo a Week.  And the theme for this week is Gilded.   However, this week's challenge was not as brain-raking as the previous weeks have been at…

A Photo a Week Challenge: Ready, set, action!

Well this challenge, had the old brain in a turmoil.  What with being landscape, architectural and floral photographers, we don't do action shots. Then I remembered. My son for Father's day bough his dad an adventure token.  Well, he decided…

A Photo a Week Challenge – Water

Now, this may sound weird but I have a fear of water... but I love to see waterfalls, and rivers cascading over rocks.  The above photo was shot from a little bridge that spanned the River Coe near Glencoe Village. …

Abbey

A photo a week challenge – The fruits of your labour

We are both members of the National Trust, and we love to travel around and see the many stately homes, gardens and ruins the National Trust has to offer.   On our recent trip to North Yorkshire, we visited Fountains…

Pink Rose

Flower of the day – 11th September 2018

  One of the first cameras I owned was a Panasonic Lumix FZ-48 and the above rose was photographed using that camera.  Being 6 years old that camera is still used today.. mainly due to my arthritis and not being…

A photo a week – The devil is in the detail

Details are everywhere... no matter where you look. things have detail.  So for Nancy Merrill's Photography Challenge 'The Devil is in the Detail', I thought I would submit two images. My first image is from The Theatre Royal in Drury…

A photo a week – Street lights

For this week's challenge set by Nancy Merrill entitled A photo a week - Street lights, I thought I would do a composition of an image I took of Westminster Bridge in London.  The original photograph was shot in daylight,…

A photo a week challenge – Attitude

For Nancy Merrill's Photo for the week challenge called attitude, I have choosen a picture I took at Dickensian Christmas back in 2013 of Miss Haversham.  The attitude of Miss Haversham's relatives was one of not caring and only wanting…

A Photo a Week Challenge: Music

For Nadia Merrill's a photo a week challenge called Music, I decided on a photo of one of my mum's favourites singers... Frank Sinatra.  This photograph was shot at Madame Tussauds when we visited Las Vegas back in May 2015.…

A photo a week challenge- Neglected

For my entry into Nancy Merrill's Weekly photography challenged, with the theme being called neglected this week, I am posting a photograph of an old barn.  This barn happens to be on one of the country roads out in Cliffe,…

A Photo a Week Challenge – From Below

  I am entering this photography into Nancy Merrill's A Photo a Week - From Below as I vividly remember freezing and looking up from below at the sun streaming through the trees, thinking 'My God why aren't you warmer?' …