Just a couple of changes to the challenges.

First of all, I thought I would share a photograph of some silos which I photographed as we headed towards Yosemite National Park.  On route, we stopped at a place called El Portal, which featured the heritage of the trains…

FOWC with Fandango — Routine

To me routine is... daily housework, doing the school run, preparing meals. Routine is something we do on a regular basis. And one thing I don't want my photography to be is routine. Because routines turn into chores.  And I…

Yosemite National Park

I can't believe it is over three years since we went to Yosemite National Park... And boy was we in for a marvellous surprise.  The landscape is beautiful and the River Merced as it flows through Yosemite is purely enchanting.…

Weathered Car from Hackberry

Weathered – WordPress Photo Challenge

Here I am playing catch-up with the WordPress Photo Challenges and last week's challenge was called Weathered.  And I was thinking what image could I use to show how things weather when left to the elements of wind, rain, sun…

Corner WordPress Photo Challenge

The topic for this week's photo challenge is called Corner and you are asked to type of corner evoke emotion within yourself.  Well for me it has to be corners in Architecture.  Especially when you have such great architecture like…

Hugh’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Week 28 – Glorious

Hugh's weekly Photo Challenge this week is all about 'Glorious'.  Glorious can mean visual or sound... and I have picked two photos for this challenge.  The first being of wildflowers standing proud in the countryside on a glorious summer day…

WPC – Numbers

  This week's WordPress Photo Challenge is about Numbers..  For my entry I have used a photograph taken back in May 2015 at the Grand Canyon South Rim Railway Station as we were about to board our train back to…

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Open Topic

  During our visit to America last year, we took a coach trip to Yosemite National Park.  On route to the park the coach stopped at a little place called El Portal, where we came across a disused train and…

Yosemite National Park

On the trail

One of my favourite photographers has to be Serge Ramelli and just recently he has been doing tutorials of photographs he has taken at Yosemite National Park and has called them, his "On the trail of Ansel Adams" series. I…

MM 2-29: Monochrome Madness

Yes it is time for Leanne Cole's Monochrome Madness Week Number 29 post.... I missed last weeks entry ... MM 2-28, which I am annoyed with myself about... but I thought I would get this weeks entry to her rather quick...…