Autumn Outings – Redwoods of Fantasy

In Warburton we have some Ancient Redwood Forests, which feel very mystical, I am totally unsure as to what powers if any, they truly hold, but it ‘feels’ very old and mystical amongst the trees. People often build giant ‘nests’ from fallen boughs. I cannot help but feel a sense of wonder as I stand…

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Share Your World – 21st May 2019

Back on schedule this week for SYW, last week I felt like I was falling behind, so much to do, but this week, back on track. Melanie has some less than serious questions for this week, she even calls them silly…just means some serious fun. Some Silly Questions: Is it better to suspect something (bad…

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An artists palette

Learn to create unique and beautifully crafted images in Photoshop & Topaz using these painterly techniques, with Award Winning Digital Artist – Julie Powell…BRAND NEW!

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Mondays Musings…

I am stiff and sore and happy after yesterday’s massive workshop at The Potterage, this has been several months in the planning, worry about a dozen minute details, but the day was perfect, the weather was perfect, blue sky and fluffy white clouds, it actually got quite warm in the sun. Magical late Autumn light…

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Regular Radom – Link from Zelda

I recently attended a Cosplay event, it was more like a random get together and picnic, so many of the characters I did not know…but there was one guy who I did know, Link from The Legend of Zelda…a video game, perhaps you know it? I had to give this go at least five minutes…

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Capturing light for better photography

Learn to harness any type of lighting for your Still Life Photography, or indeed any type of Photography. Once you know HOW to control the light you can get great photos, anytime, anywhere.

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In the studio with Chef Judy Pt 4

Over the past few weeks, I have been featuring some of the images captured during a session with Chef Judy Keegan. Last week was Death by Chocolate, this week something almost as decadent Chocolate Brownies We used Coloured Food Powder on this one, Blue and Gold…up until a few days before this shoot I didn’t…

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Tuesday’s Textures – Still Life

Yet another Light Painting, this time more of a traditional Still Life format I am now running two totally sold out workshops on HOW to achieve this look and feel, can’t wait – I hope they go really well…this might be my new ticket item for this year, just as well as running my Dark…

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Tuesday’s Textures – Newton’s Apple

I saw a similar image posted on Photoportrayal on IG, loved his version and wanted to do something similar, but of course, with my own spin on it…this was LOTS of fun doing this shoot…I love the play on the floating apple, or a falling apple, hence Newton’s Apple – gravity and such. Arhhhh! but…

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Monday’s Musings…

Things have settled down again after my two extra long weekends in a row, sad but true. I spent the weekend either setting up for, running or recovering from two back to back workshops, it was exhausting, but so much fun…just not sure if I am game to try that again, but you watch I…

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