Regular Random – Cupcake Reflections

I get a bit stir crazy on holidays and just start looking for random things to do, sad isn’t it, I mean what’s wrong with picking up a good book? I just cannot seem to do it when I get really, really bored. So I had this leftover cupcake and decided to play with some…

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Fabulous Friday – Post Christmas Wrap Up

I did a little photo shoot before Christmas and I never really did anything with the images which didn’t quite make the Christmas e-Card, so I figured I may as well put them in a post, a sort of Post Christmas Wrap up, all potential cards, that never quite made the cut. So, what did…

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Regular Random – Sweets for the Sweet

I missed last week’s Regular Random, a week before Christmas and everything was so hectic, sometimes you just gotta let things slide. This week I had a few days to potter and play in the studio and something I have been meaning to do is photograph this gorgeous coffee cup Desley gifted to me and…

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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 πŸ™‚ 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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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 (thisΒ 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 – Lavender Fields

On a recent day trip, I took a few moments to play with my 50mm prime and some lavender bushes, I adore the look and smell of lavender and I had a lot of fun chasing the bees busily working away. There have been a few bee photos of lately, but I guess Spring is…

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Friday Flowers, Blooms of Bali – Part 1

I took so many amazing flower photos on our recent trip to Bali, so the only way I could thinkΒ to show them was by color; I’ll start with Orange     I had no idea of the varieties, so I Googled them, I hope they are correct. Please let me know if I am mistaken.…

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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 β€” softness, smoothness, graininess, or any other texture you find interesting β€” or a combination of several within one frame. Photography is…

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