Share Your World – 20th November 2018

Another week, another set of questions from SYW. It’s hard for me to fathom, sitting all the way over here [Australia] that it is cold, Winter draws near and you are celebrating Thanks Giving with my oomph and pageantry than most of us here give Christmas. My thoughts are now only turning to ever looming…

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In the Studio – The White Rabbit

Even though I have officially retired Dapper Rabbit, I still have the Rabbit head, and he was brought out for an Alice in Wonderland, that never quite happened, but my Photographer friend Sue, still wanted to capture some bunny pics. I only took a few, as this was her want, A different costume and some…

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Mondays Musings

Wow, such a weekend, the weather was heaven and I could not bear to be inside, Friday I spent all day playing in the studio, so much fun, just pottering around, getting things organised for my new online class – My Sunday Stills, check it out, there is an opt-in to join the class, it’s…

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Regular Random – Bottle Brush Tree

As promised last week, here are some photos I took of Bottle Brush (or Callistemon) flowers still on the tree. I tried to shoot as much as I could in shade, bright, harsh afternoon sunlight is not fantastic for photography, but it can create some interesting shadows. I adore the structure of this plant and…

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Echoes of the Past…

Not so long ago I wrote a post on my Facebook page about Old Family Photos. As we get older the connection to out past often becomes more important, I have no idea of why that is? Talking to some clients lately, I have come to the understanding that most of them have very few…

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Re-Writing Goldilocks

Even when I was a child, Goldilocks was known as a bit of a troublemaker, we already know this, yet she is still treated as a beloved fairy-tale. I was not aware of just HOW bad she got in this day and age. No longer sweet little girl in a simple yellow frock and blonde…

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Share Your World – 14th November 2018

I am running a day late with SYW, mostly as I have been VERY busy putting together a new project (see below), see more from Mel’s page What’s the most ironic thing you’ve ever witnessed? Surely answering this question should not be as hard as it seems. I for the life of me cannot think of…

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In the Studio – Medieval Maiden Fair

Almost coming to an end with my Ballarat Creative photos, this last one was done on a whim, I fell in love with this dress, the crown and model Blade. I had a blast creating some truly epic visions both in the studio and the backyard.  It also prompted me to buy a few new…

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Out of the Studio – Lady in the Lake

Blade……Technically it is Lady of the Lake, but poor Blade was in the lake. The Lady of the Lake is a character of Arthurian legend. Different writers give her different names. Her roles include giving King Arthur his sword, Excalibur, taking Arthur to Camelot after the Battle of Camlann, raising Lancelotafter the death of his father, and of enchanting Merlin. She is called Nimue, Viviane,…

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