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Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #56: Seascapes and/or Lakeshore

This week’s Lens-Artists challenge is set by Amy and is called Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #56: Seascapes and/or Lakeshore. Oh, this challenge has me diving into my archived photos as seascapes, lakes and shores are one of our favourite things to…

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Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM -18 – Landscape – Split-Toning

Firstly, my sincere apologies for PFTM (Photo for the Month) not being done this month, but due to internet problems, and computer problems, I wasn’t able to start posting again until yesterday… and I’ve been playing catchup. So for this…

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Before and After Photography Challenge – June 2019

This is the third challenge of the Before and After Challenge, and thank you to all those that took part in May’s Challenge.  It was lovely seeing your images.  For this month I thought an architectural photo of Old Scotney…

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Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM -17 – Scotney Castle – Stone-Clad Buildings

Firstly my apologies for running late with this month’s Mid-Week Monochrome Challenge, but something came up yesterday and I simply didn’t have time to post this week’s image.  The above image was photographed whilst standing at the rear of the…

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Photo for the Month – 36 – Overlay

First of all many thanks to all those that participated in last month’s challenge.  This week’s challenge is Overlay.  One way of using overlays on an image is to add texture. For the following image, I used Topaz Texture Effects…

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Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #47: Elements

The lens-artists challenge curated by Amy for this week is called Elements… and out of the five elements, fire, water, earth, metal and wood, the above image has 4 out of the five elements.  The metal of the window frames,…

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Before and After Photography Challenge – May 2019

This is the second one of the Before and After Challenge, and thank you to all those that took part in April’s Challenge.  It was lovely seeing your images.  Keeping with the water theme I thought for this month a…

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One Word Sunday – Missing

The One Word Sunday photo challenge set by Debbie Smyth of Travel with Intent this week is called Missing.  The above photograph was taken before the cliff collapse at the Seven Sisters in East Sussex in 2018 during a rough…

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Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM -16 – Cathedral – From the Platform

Firstly my apologies for running late with this month’s Mid-Week Monochrome Challenge, but something came up yesterday and I simply didn’t have time to post this week’s image.  The above image was photographed whilst standing on the Platform of Rochester…

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Photo for the Month – 35 – Moody

First of all many thanks to all those that participated in last month’s challenge.  This week’s challenge is Moody.  I love moody photographs and one photographer I do follow is Julie Powell who is renowned for her Moody Still life photography. …

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Flower of the Day – 4th May 2019

A photograph of a Tulip photographed at Doddington Place and entered into Cee’s Flower of the Day Photography Challenge.

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Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #43–Less is More

The Lens-Artists Challenge, this week set by Amy is called Less is more.  And the above daffodil, which was photographed at Doddington Place near Sittingbourne, Kent is ideal for this challenge. Another image where less is more is this dahlia…

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A Photo a Week Challenge: Beauty

The challenge set by Nancy Merrill’s Photo A Week Challenge is called Beauty.  Beauty is all around us.  It doesn’t have to be new… it can be old.  Like this image of the ruins of Fountains Abbey in North Yorkshire….

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Flower of the Day – 21st April 2019

Today we had a stroll around Doddington Place in Kent, where these daffodils were in full bloom and ideal entry for Cee’s Flower of the Day Photography Challenge.

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Before and After Photography Challenge – April 2019

As you may have gathered the weekly Photo for the Week Challenge has changed to Photo for the Month and will be held on the first Monday of the month. I do hope you all still continue to take part…

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Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM -15 – Flowers

As you may have gathered I love processing floral images as well as Monochrome Photography.  However, some flower images just don’t look right in Monochrome. But I was lucky with this image.  I think due to the simplicity of the…

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Lens-Artists Challenge #40 – Something Different

The challenge this week set by Tina of Travels and Trifles Blog is called Something Different.  And one of the things I love doing is called twirling, so here is a selection of images that I have given the twirl…

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Photo for the Week – 34 – In the Pink

First of all many thanks for your spring entries into last week’s photography challenge.  Again my apologies for being late.. but last week I was preoccupied with Brexit, and felt so disillusioned that the majority who voted leave, are having…

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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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Photo for the Week – 33 – Spring

Another week and another challenge. Here in the South East of England, we have had a few beautiful spring days. So the topic this week is Spring. And what represents spring to you. It could be baby lambs in a…

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Your Daily Word Prompt – Leisure – March 26, 2019

There is nothing more leisurely than walking through open countryside on a summer’s day.  This image is entered into the Your Daily Word Prompt – Leisure – March 26, 2019 Photography Challenge and is of Aria Force in Cumbria.

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Lens Artists Photo Challenge #38 – Weathered or Worn

Ann-Christine’s topic for this week’s Lens-Artist Photography Challenge is Weathered – Worn.  There is nothing more worn than something that has been destroyed by a Fire.  The above image is of the ruins of Nymans House which was destroyed by a…

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Photo for the Week – 32 – Circles

Last week’s challenge was Portrait, and we sure had some lovely entries, check them out, by clicking on the links in the Last Week’s entries section.  The challenge for this week is Circles.  Circles are everywhere and to start this challenge,…

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A Photo a Week Challenge: Shimmer

The challenge this week set by Nancy of Nancy Merrill Photography is called Shimmer.  And for my entry, I chose a photograph of Hatchet Pond in the New Forest with the sunlight shimmering on the water.

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Photo for the Week – 31 – Portrait

Last week’s challenge was Landscape, and we sure had some lovely entries, check them out, by clicking on the links in the Last Week’s entries section.  As landscape was last weeks, this week has to be portrait.  Portrait can mean,…

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Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #37: History

Patti chose the topic history for this week’s Lens-Artists Photo Challenge.  Here is the South East of England we are steeped in history.  The above house at Nymans in West Sussex was built around 1839 by a man called George…

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Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM -14- Low Tide

  For this week’s challenge, I thought I would process another boat image, taken at Hayling Island in Hampshire.  So for the challenge this week, it is anything to do with tides… it could be a photograph of high tide…

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A Photo a Week Challenge: Black & White

Nancy Merrill set a photo challenge called Black and White and here is my entry for that challenge.  Boats at Riverside Marina, Lymington in Hampshire.  

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Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #34: Close-Up

Here I am again .. playing catchup.  Nothing unusual there… 😀 😀 So my entry for Ann-Christine’s Lens Artist Photo Challenge has to be a close up of an iris photographed at Carmel in the USA.

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Photo for the Week – 30 – Landscape

First of all my sincerest apologies for there being no challenge set for last week.  Well it was our Silver Wedding anniversary and we decided to go away and I completely forgot to do the post for the challenge. Anyway…

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