In the Studio – Cleopatra

I was recently asked to visit another studio on the other side of town for a Cleopatra/Egyptian themed photographic shoot. I am sure if you have been following my blog for a while you will know I have a love of ancient Egypt and it is a major bucket list item, I hope to one…

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Tuesdays Textures – Cleopatra’s Cat

I recently had an Egyptian, Cleopatra themed studio shoot (I will post some more images soon), we were initially going to have a rather large python, but we had a last minute cancellation – which I think model Jess was quietly pleased about. Good news for all of us, especially Jess we had the fabulous…

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Furbaby Friday – Malfy

Last week I did a post updating my grandbaby (fur baby type) dog Kira, such a big beautiful, sweet girl. So this week it is the cat’s turn. Malfy has just turned one and he is a Blue Russian Crossbreed. Quite sweet, but quite aloof as many cats are, still he gave me a kiss…

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Furbaby Friday…

Just coz, it’s been awhile 🙂 Teddy (aka Ted E Bear), was being particularly cute the other evening, so I snapped some photos with my phone. So, please excuse the lower than normal picture quality and please excuse his manky eyes, it’s his hay fever season! Poor little mite gets runny eyes, nose and sneezes a…

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Friends

Over the years I had a few fur babies and constant companions, mostly four legged and mostly cat or dog, a few horses and birds thrown in, I also now have turtles. As far as friends go, personally I don’t think you can beat a dog…..faithful, loyal and unquestioning, unconditional ALWAYS by your side, and…

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Furbaby Friday…

Well it has been awhile and I thought I would give an update. All Fur Babies are good, Buddy is several months post op from his ruptured ACL and he is doing really well, the surgeon is super pleased and so are we. It was an ordeal to go through (for all of us) but…

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Tuesday’s Textures…Pet Portraits

Holidays are good for many things; drinking, eating, catching up with family and friends, travelling and then for me, there is just quiet time to play in Photoshop. I have been playing with the Mixer brush in PS and I think I am slowly getting the knack of it. Taking simple photos with ‘blah’ backgrounds…

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Furbaby Friday…

Wow had has been a tumultuous couple of weeks with my Fur Babies, where to start, perhaps with the dogs; My Eldest daughter is currently in the US on holiday and they are both sulking and missing her terribly, she is their second Mum. Buddy has been responding really well to a new (miracle) drug…

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Furbaby Friday…

I was going through some old photos and found this one of Teddy (aka Ted E Bear), oh my it’s almost luminous; just had to share (original photo had a slight orton Effect added to it maybe 30-40%). I used to take so many photos of the animals, and then they got sick of me…

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Here’s a little story about a Fat Cat

So here’s a little story about Fat Cat, aka Zorro (So named for he looks like he’s wearing a mask). He started as such a cute kitten Then as he got a little older, he discovered his new best friend……….FOOD. A little too much food (Not really the wine, that just showed how lazy he…

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