Weekly Photo Challenge – Ambience

This week’s WPC theme is Ambience, ambience can be uplogting or that real show stopper affect. I frquently like to add ambience to an image, through the use of smoke machines, candle light…..actually varying lights in general can make a difference, as can natural elements like fog of mist…….can create haunting or creepy/ mystical atmosphere…

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Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge -Sculptures, Statues and Carvings

This week’s Cee B&W Challenge – is Sculptures, Statues and Carvings . I have noticed that I have not been doing much B&W photography lately, I am kind of going through a colour phase 🙂  So I went through my archives to find some sculptures, statues and such. I think I inadvertently missed last week’s challenge…

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Brooke Shaden 20 Day Portfolio Challenge….Week 1

Late last year I had a portfolio review done by none other than Brooke Shaden herself, it was a wonderful experience and I came away from it, with a new found confidence and knowledge that I really did have something to offer. She sent a followup email about doing her 20 Day Portfolio Challenge, which…

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A Dalliance with dahlias…

For my Friday Flowers I am going to feature my beautiful dahlias I picked up, direct from the market, the colour is amazing and the structure of the petals so intricate. I love getting a flower like this and studying, I mean really studying it. I think I spent about 7-8 hours over 2 days…

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Upcoming Exhibit

I mentioned this the other day, it is such exciting new, but has had me in a bit of a whirlwind trying to get everything ready for my very first exhibit. It is a Group Exhibit, but we all have to start somewhere………it started off as three pieces and has now spread to ten and…

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Old and New

Playing catch up a bit this week, with so much on my plate, but more on that another time. Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is on Old and New. Firstly……………OLD Then the New………babies, sunrise, newlyweds, toys, growth, new life Til next time, happy snapping… ~ Julz

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Tech Review – CamFi

I asked for some very specific gifts for Christmas, and I was lucky enough to get most of them 🙂 The first cab off the rank is Camfi, it is essentially a Wi-Fi adaptor for your camera, but is is so much more. I first saw it on a Studio session with Kim Klassen and…

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Summer Sunsets…

January 1st, 2017, let’s go to the iconic Melbourne Bay Princes Pier and shoot sunset, shall we? Asked a guy in one of our Photography groups…….sure we said. Not much of a sunset, skies turned stormy and it drizzled on and off while we waited for the sky to clear. This is as good as…

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Share your World – Week 2, 2017

Each week Cee challenges us to share our thoughts, our dreams, our quirks with the world, last year I was a bit hit and miss, this year I am attempting to be more regular; 2 for 2, so far, so good 🙂 If you lost a bet and had to dye your hair a color…

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