Under the weather
In the hour before sunset I'd noticed the dark clouds over the horizon, a bit later the sun broke through and the golden light drew me to looking out of the...
posted on Feb. 12, 2010
Full moon rising
I thought I'd dust off the old dslr and try to capture the moon. I discovered exactly when and where the moon would be rising using “The Photographer's...
posted on Jan. 29, 2010
Just messing about
I was in the mood for experimenting today so I stuck a zoom lens on the camera for a change, collected Lucy from school and went in search of a brick wall. A...
posted on Jan. 25, 2010
Snowy Photo Walk
Southampton finally got some decent snowfall at last and, as it coincided with rush hour, it caused chaos on the roads. Having driven home through the snow we...
posted on Jan. 05, 2010
Frosty morning photowalk
Today was Lucy's first day back at preschool so I took the opportunity to continue walking to see what I could find…
posted on Jan. 04, 2010
Once in a blue moon
Last night's full moon looked particularly splendid with the light refracting through the icy clouds.
posted on Jan. 01, 2010
Lucy and I were invited to a Christmas meal hosted by a generous restaurant owner in Southampton. Little did we know that Santa was going to be there nor that...
posted on Dec. 21, 2009
The sun came out today and was frolicking with my inlaws' crystal light-catchers. I sat this cheerful santa on top of a door to capture this shot.
posted on Dec. 20, 2009
I hadn't managed to take a suitable photograph of Lucy to use for our Christmas cards this year, then I saw an article on shaped bokeh [diyphotography.net] on...
posted on Dec. 14, 2009
Those nasty advertising people want us to think that we should spend a fortune to keep our children entertained, particularly at this time of year. All I have...
posted on Dec. 09, 2009
First frost of the season
It seemed as though it didn't stop raining in November, indeed I've just read that it was the wettest recorded November here in the UK. But just as the 1st...
posted on Dec. 01, 2009