Regular Random – 5 Minutes with a Crystal Ball

I often joke that I wish I had a crystal ball, the truth is I already do, just not the future telling kind 🙂 It’s not an overly large one, but it is real crystal and rather heavy in the camera bag, so I often leave it at home; but on a recent photo club…

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Regular Random – Spring Gerbera Pt 1

What is Spring without some beautiful flowers? So for this week’s Regular Random, I bought some beautiful soft cream gerbera to play with, out in the wonderful sunshine. I had such a lovely afternoon, I decided to change the props and flowers up a bit and did another 5 minutes, which I will leave for…

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WPC- Transformation #2

OK, I could not help myself, I have already done one post for this week’s challenge, but I just had to do another, it is Spring after all and such an amazing time of the year for transformation, from bare trees to full of leaves and blossoms and now fruits are starting to appear as…

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Regular Random – Dandelion Seed

I recently acquired some extension tubes for my Sonya7ii (this a tube fitted to a camera between the body and lens to shorten the distance of closest focus of an object so that close-up pictures can be taken). As much as I love the new Sony, I don’t have a macro lens and they are expensive,…

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Regular Random – Rose, five minutes with my Macro

Last week I posted my Regular Random with a Gerbera, I also shot a rose and saved it for this week. choose a subject or a scene spend five minutes photographing it – no more! try to see it from many angles, look through something at it, change the light that’s hitting it have fun!…

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Texture

Photography is a primarily visual medium, but we can experience it with more than one sense. This week, focus on the tactile element of the objects you shoot, whether it’s one distinct quality — softness, smoothness, graininess, or any other texture you find interesting — or a combination of several within one frame. Photography is…

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Regular Random – Gerbera, Five minutes with my Macro

Welcome again to another RegularRandom where we: choose a subject or a scene spend five minutes photographing it – no more! try to see it from many angles, look through something at it, change the light that’s hitting it have fun! tag your post #regularrandom and ping back to this post It’s been a long…

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Pixel Sisters Weekly Challenge

Hi Everyone, just thought I would write a quick post about the new Pixel Sisters Studio weekly IG challenge, we are starting this week. We started off with Monday Macro and then went into Tuesday’s Tips, where Desley explained how all this was going to work Wednesday Words Share with us one of your favourite…

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Regular Random, Five Minutes with Macarons

So I had some of these very tempting macarons left from a workshop last weekend, I cannot eat them, regardless of how yummy they looked, but my daughter told me they were very nice 🙂 I started with four left overs and then one disappeared (oops macaron 0, concrete floor 1), but spent an interesting…

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Regular Random, Five Minutes with some Cupcakes

I was actually a little spoiled for choice after my Sweet tooth workshop yesterday, after everyone left I was playing with what remained, we originally started with 6 beautiful cupcakes… And yes I will admit to a little tampering, I did move them around, but hey I am creative like that LOL. I also was…

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