Photographically 2018 was an interesting and full year for me. There were lots to learn and a number of surprises along the way. I started the year completing my British Academy of Photography Diploma, an achievement which gave me a tremendous sense of pride. One I hope to repeat when I attend my graduation later … Continue reading 2018 was great, bring on 2019!
#lightroomstoriescontest or how I edit my RAW photos to get the best from my shots.
Discovering a different view of Ickworth House from below stairs.
The summer was packed with days out, new experiences and the odd bit of decorating. Richard and I took a trip on the Tornado steam train from Walton on the Naze to Colchester in August. The Tornado is a new steam train which has been built by hand based on a traditional steam locomotive. It was … Continue reading Summer into Autumn
I have entered another Photography competition - this time, Art on a Postcard. The Hepatitis C Trust’s fundraising arm, Art on a Postcard will transform into Photography on a Postcard for the month of October. We plan to replicate the success we’ve had in the art world with photography and we are looking for upcoming talent … Continue reading Up there with Martin Parr?
Another weekend. More scorching hot weather (so hot in fact we left Wimpole early as there was no shade which made it unbearable). We made the most of it thought and visited Wimpole Estate in Cambridgeshire. We took a picnic (this time with lovely fresh English strawberries) and enjoyed our lunch in a shady patch … Continue reading Wimpole. Yep. Another picnic.
This time Melford Hall in Long Melford, Suffolk 🙂
Well why not? The weather has been glorious so why not get out and enjoy it! Also gives me another excuse to take the camera out 🙂 Oh, the rare shot of me is because Richard bought himself a Canon M3 today! Take a look at my previous photos from Ickworth House.
In another day of dark, sad news it was lovely to enjoy some space and some light. Cannot believe we have just discovered Orwell Country Park. 6 years after moving to the area we happened across this wonderfully idyllic spot. Cannot believe we have just discovered Orwell Country Park. 6 years after moving to the … Continue reading On our doorstep
Richard and I took a drive to Lincolnshire today to visit Belton House. The day started quite thundery but thankfully by the time we got there the weather was glorious. We decided to pack our cameras and have a day of gentle walks and shooting whatever caught our eye. It gave me an opportunity to … Continue reading A photography day in Lincolnshire