Black and White photography, its lack of colour reminiscent of the early origins of its art form, embraced by photographers and shied away from in equal measure. I am one of the latter. Those of you who have visited my Instagram page will notice I post nearly all my pictures in colour. In fact, only… Continue reading Black and White Photography: Learning to Ditch the Colour and Embrace the Greyscale
It's time we got down to it. I fly away to Vienna in 12 days and yet I've still not written about my trip to Paris in May. I'm a big ol' procrastinator and I'll add apologising about it to my to do list. So here we are. Paris, was the trip of a lifetime,… Continue reading J’aime Paris – A Picture Filled Look at My Recent Trip
A while ago I watched 'Master of Photography' on Sky Arts, and there was so much inspiration to be had from the whole series, but recently Season 1 Episode 2 has been playing in my mind. In that episode the photographers were set the challenge to go out in Berlin at night and take 3… Continue reading Top Tips for a Great Photo Collage
Happy Sunday Everyone! A new week brings a new blog and this time I've been having a think about how I started to develop my photographic skills. When we first pick up a camera, our initial thought process is 'there is the thing I want to take a picture of', points camera straight at thing,… Continue reading Which Subjects are Best to Practice Photography? My List for Photography Beginners
As a little girl our family holidays were always in the UK and one in particular that always stood out in my mind was our trip to Windermere, so when it came to me deciding where our next holiday was to be in 2015, the landscape photographer in me yearned to return to the Lake District to capture the stunning scenes forever in photo form. I wasn't disappointed, the entire trip was breath taking and there was...
Weymouth in Dorset is somewhere that holds significance in my life. It was where my Mum and Dad met and married, and most importantly it's where I was born. Although moving to Wales at a very young age, and undoubtedly Wales will always be home, I do have fond memories of the southern seaside town.… Continue reading A Weekend in Weymouth
I'm here to talk about the beauty that is a bridge camera. Sometimes it feels like all the photography magazines talk about are DSLR's and I am sure they're great, but they're also expensive, especially when you add on all the lenses. So when I started looking for a high spec camera, that could do it all to a good standard, on a small budget, I chose a bridge camera. Now...