Product Photography - part 1
Lesson 1 : Shiny objects benefit from sitting on a patterned base. Lesson 2 : Try to cover parts of the object which reflect the camera Lesson 3 : Try to work…
posted on March 31, 2009
They don't make them like this anymore
I was astounded when I saw this electric cooker - it must have been the height of luxury when it was made back in the 1950s or early 60s. I simply had to share…
posted on March 30, 2009
An Afternoon On The Farm
Got any carrots? Preparing for the floods Mr. Angle Grinder Lord of the manor
posted on March 24, 2009
How (not) to fold a chair
This was the result when I collapsed a chair this morning.
posted on March 19, 2009
A bit of a mixture!
Titchfield Abbey They don't make them like that anymore Moment of Impact In Miniature
posted on March 18, 2009
Signs of Spring part 2
If the displays of daffodils suggest that spring is approaching, these fresh new leaves on the rose and the opening bud on the horse chestnut are saying that it…
posted on March 16, 2009
Our cat doing his best yoda impersonation. or should that be incatination?
posted on March 15, 2009
Lucy and I were walking down to see the river when we happened upon a playground that we hadn't known existed. Naturally we stopped to look around…
posted on March 10, 2009
St. Helena Island
Another selection from my archives today - this is a handful of shots from our once-in-a-lifetime trip to St. Helena Island in the South Pacific. The island…
posted on March 09, 2009
I Woke Up One Morning...
Back in the good old days (yeah right!) Southampton used to host an annual balloon festival. They'd launch at dawn and see where the wind would take them,…
posted on March 08, 2009
Winchester Photo Walk
Today I took a stroll around the Itchen Water Meadows on the southern edge of Winchester. Moo! In your face! Up the wooden hill. Hockley Viaduct Hockley Viaduct…
posted on March 07, 2009
Set the Controls for the Heart of the Moon
Today I returned to Riverside Park but rather than uploading more photographs of disgruntled swans I've picked out this entertaining juxtaposition. This small…
posted on March 06, 2009
This afternoon I headed out for a walk with the camera to see what I could find. Hedgehogs! Here come the swans Cheer up! Splash!
posted on March 05, 2009
An odd sort of day...
After a visit to the dentist and the unpleasant experience that was my first ever filling :( we headed across to one of Southampton's fine parks where I quickly…
posted on March 04, 2009
I spent quite a while trying to get this shiny object to look as good through the lens as it did to my eye. I didn't succeed - the original looked as though it…
posted on March 03, 2009
I thought I'd focus on Lucy's expressions today rather than simply choosing the photo with the cutest smile. Hopefully this collage conveys some of her…
posted on March 02, 2009