In the Studio – A New Muse – Richard Wood

Recently, I posted about a new Studio Muse in photographer Emily Soto, this week is Kiwi Photographer Richard Wood, I found him about the same time. I enrolled in his Master Class and have been loving every minute, the fine details, the craft, the imagination, fills me with ideas and excitement, he teaches nothing new…

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Celebrating Success

OK time to toot my own horn again, and why not, this time I won 9th place overall and 5th place in Photography & Digital Art in January Light Space and Time “All Women Exhibition’, with Cleopatra, I also won a Special Mention with Siren, both images featuring the wonderful Jess Ami https://www.lightspacetime.art/all-women-2019-art-exhibition-overall-category/ https://www.lightspacetime.art/all-women-2019-art-exhibition-photography-digital-category/ Nice…

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Share Your World 7th January 2019

Can you believe the first week of 2019 is already over, I do hope that this year does not finish as quickly as 2018 seemed to? Well it’s time for another SYW Questions This Week: Did you have to help out with chores when you were growing up?  If so, what were you assigned to…

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Still Stories…

While on my recent holidays I did a little bit of Anqituing and Thrift store hunting, quite a bit actually…I have no idea WHERE to store it all, but fortunately, most of it is quite small. Amongst my finds, I discovered a few vintage kitchen pieces, which are just perfect for my Still Life photos,…

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Monday Musings…

Wow! My holidays are officially over for a little while, I did totally enjoy it. I must admit to spending an awful lot of time working on a new project, but boy I got a lot achieved and had so much fun. Hmm maybe I am a workaholic, I mean you think works is a…

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Regular Random – Vintage Peony

I found another bunch of Peony Roses, these ones have more of a vintage vibe, soft cream with blushes of pink, so so pretty… I felt they need a dark and moody vintage treatment, hence the old crate and cheesecloth, deep shadows and subtle highlights. All shot with my Sony a7ii, 50mm F/2.8 Would you…

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Friday Flowers – Hydrangea

As a child, the house I grew up in had Hydrangea and Geranium bushes planted all along the drive and near the front door. Whenever I see either of these plants it reminds me of childhood days. I do not have hydrangeas planted in my current garden, as they just don’t suit, but I do…

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A New Year and a New Look…

Last year I spent most of the year in the studio with portraits, I specifically worked with a slightly older age group 50+ and as much fun as I had and enjoyed meeting every single lady, and share their stories, there was something missing… So after some soul searching and talking to one of my…

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Surrender – Digital Fine Art

Light will someday split you open even if your life is now a cage. Little by Little. You will turn into stars. Little by little. You will turn into the whole sweet amorous Universe – Hafiz Featuring model Blade Whittaker, this was originally shot in a pool, here is the Before Photo Many hand-painted elements,…

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Share Your World – 1st January 2019

Can you believe it? January 2019, I hope this year does not fly by quite as fast as last year. Melanie is back with another batch of questions, let’s see if I can go another year without missing too many. I think I only missed last week and maybe one or two while we were…

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