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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Regular Random – A Valentine Rose #2

Last week’s Regular Random I featured some photos I took of a long-stemmed red rose, just one from the bunch my Hubby gave me for Valentines Day. Last weeks were soft and light and bright, this week some darker and moody and yes – so, so me! They are still on the same table and…

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Tuesday’s Textures

  Took one of my rose photos (you will see the rest in this week’s Regular Random) in Photoshop and had a little play, I have been so busy with the business side of things, I have not had much time to just sit and play. So it is sweet and simple, but kind of…

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Letter O – Needs to have the letter O anywhere in the word

I went a little Overboard (hehehe another one), with Cee’s theme this week, words containing the letter ‘O’ (actually, that’s another four!), it’s hard to believe we are over halfway in this current challenge. So here is my gallery for this week. Visit Cee’s page for the rest of the themes for this current challenge. ~…

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A Deconstructed Rose, again…

Way back when Desley and I first dismantled a very pretty rose and were amazed out just how gorgeous the inside was, we have both been together and individually re creating, or at least trying to, every flower is different and amazing.. So when I visited Desley recently for another afternoon of shooting fun, I…

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Still Life Light Painting

A little while ago I stumbled across a website by Harold Ross and was immediately drawn to his amazing Still Life, I have permission to show his art, but seriously check out his page. I showed it to another Photographer and fellow Light Painting extraordinaire Deanne Holmer, who offered to create a special Light Wand…

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Sense of Smell

Sense of smell – I feel Shakespeare in the air

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Peach or Apricot

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is something peach or apricot, I think mine has a little of both. This exquisite rose is from a neighbours garden, I found it, while out for a walk a few weeks back. Was not really sure what do with it until now. I am sure I am not…

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One Four Challenge – July Week 1

Oh My is it really July already? Wow. OK so every week Robyn at Captivate Me asks us to give up a different edit each week on the same image, I actually had a lot of fun last month with my succulent (even though most people seem to think it was shells or stones? I guess,…

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