Regular Random – Magnolia and Bokeh

I adore Spring Magnolia, or at least late Winter Magnolia and on a recent trip to Brisbane we spent a few minutes with a lone Magnolia and some beautiful filtered sunshine. When the sunlight glitters and bounces around it can create the most gorgeous bokeh, I even caught some images of just the bokeh alone.…

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Regular Random – Fractal Protea

Last week I featured some dried hydrangea, that I photographed with my new Fractal prism filters and promised this week some more. Well, here is a King White Protea from my garden. It was in the afternoon, with a bright burst of Winter sunshine, managed to capture some sunbursts as well. I think I prefer…

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Sweet Cherries

We get cherries here is Summer, but more often than not our cherries are not very sweet, sure they ring in Christmas time here and we still get a few, but we prefer the cherries that are imported from The States during our winter, big and juicy and sweet. The deserved to be the star…

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Light Painting – Pandoras Box

I adore this gold box, it belongs to a photographer friend and I seem to find reasons to shoot it every chance I go there, I have nicknamed in Pandora’s Box, I could not resist a little light painting with it while I visited her studio recently. Camera and Settings – Sony a7ii, 50mm, F/11,…

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Fabulous Friday flowers, last of my red roses

My Daughter bought big bunches of flowers for me for Mother’s day and I have been trying to capture as many images as I can, It was morning and the sun was very bright through the window, so I had the blinds drawn shut, there was a tiny slither of light escaping via the side,…

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Tuesdays Texture…

You May have already seen these, I do adore them, I have not sat down and done any Light Sculpting in the longest time, need to do some more. Which reminds me I guess, did you know I have a range of Textures, Lightroom Presets and Photoshop FX and Overlays for sale on my updated…

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In the Studio, with Hayley

After a forced leave of absence due to injury, Hayley was back in the studio last week for the first time, and we were very excited to be back working on our Monochopsis Project; So many wonderful metaphors, quotes, and ideas still to work with; A Single Candle “Look how a single candle can both…

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See Differently…

During the month of October, Robyn at Captivate Me asked us to all join in with her wonderful See Differently Challenge. We all took 15 Photos challenging us to see the world around us in a new light……I personally really enjoyed the challenge and pushed myself to mainly use my Sony Smart Phone.Robyn then asked…

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See Differently 3 -15

Still working my way through 15 photos taken with a different perspective on life, so far I have shot all with my phone, this one I have taken with the Lenka App. My phone takes pretty crappy colour photos, but for some reason if I use the Lenka App (B&W only) they photos are much…

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Another, Another 52 Week Challenge – Week 3

I have just been informed I have jumped in on yet another 52 Week challenge…….and am totally confusing everyone, I am so sorry apparently the Girl Who dreams awake challenge for this week is Self Portrait! Oh yay my favourite topic………not! So rather than removing this one, I will try again! So sorry for any…

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