Regular Random – Raspberry Friand

Let’s take a small break from the New Zealand trip, shall we? I felt like I had been holed up on the PC for days, sorting through photos and writing blogs posts, so I decided to go run a few errands, I picked myself up a yummy Raspberry Friand for my afternoon tea, and decided…

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In the Studio – Star Anise

A few shots were taken in the studio on a stinking hot day, of some Star Anise, keeping it super simple, an old timber crate, some vintage brass scoops and my macro lens… Love the details, the heat of the day really brought the aroma out too… ~ Julz

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The Family Cookbook

This post may seem a little random but bare with me. I have a cookbook, it’s quite old I think it was given to me when I first moved out of home, some 35 years ago. I have handwritten recipes in it, I used to cook ALL the time, cakes and slices and lasagna and…

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In The Studio – Summer Cherries

I posted some Blueberries last week, these cherries were part of the same project which got dumped, but still sharing them here, along with a behind the scenes set up shot. Sometimes things don’t always go as planned, but it is OK, because it has made me work harder than ever to create something truly…

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Regular Random – Red Velvet Cupcake

I recently bought some red velvet cupcakes for a sweet treat for a photography group meet up, I could not resist a quick little 5 minute set up while I waited for people to arrive… Would you like to join in the RegularRandom crew? Here’s how: choose a subject or a scene spend five minutes…

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For the Love of Food – Just Released

I have been busily cooking and photographing up a storm for my brand new online classes, which has just gone live…I have been really busy just putting the finishing touches on it before it went live, and now it has. If you would like a Sneak Peek of what is in store, please feel free…

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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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In the studio with Icy Poles

I am not sure what they call them in your part of the world, frozen sugary treats from carbonated coloured and flavoured soft drinks. They are a fabulous Summer treat for kids, and a lot of fun to play with, I took a raspberry, lime and orange icy pole and placed them on a white…

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In the Studio – Dark and Moody Workshop

I recently ran the first of my 2018 workshops in the studio, booked out as per usual, people just can’t get enough of the dark and moody magic! I ran it earlier in the year than usual and just to be annoying it was hot 35°C – how typical. My studio gets a bit warm,…

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WPC – Story

Most of my images tell a story, so this week’s WPC theme is not such a stretch for me, but instead of using a piece of digital art (or two) to tell a story, I thought I might do something a little different. These are not new images, I did a little editorial styled piece…

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