Musings about what's inspiring and influencing me in my food and product photography. I'd love to hear your comments and feedback .. and questions, for that matter! 


 

challenge on nature photography - day 4

January 13, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Walking around my house this morning I was wondering which photo I show choose for my day 4 of the #challengeonnaturephotography... and I simply had to choose this one. We have a print of this image up in our house, and although I took it a few years ago, it remains a firm favourite. This photo was taken on a 'meet you halfway around the world'...
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challenge on nature photography - day 3

January 12, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
For my Day 3 of my #challengeonnaturephotography series, I have chosen this image of a spiderweb draped in waterdroplets. If you look closely the scene behind the spiderweb is visible in the central droplets - an alternative, miniaturised version of reality. This was a difficult image to capture. I was using my Nikkor 105mm macro lens handheld,...
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challenge on nature photography - day 2

January 12, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
And so to day 2 of my #challengeonnaturephotography posts. Today I would like to share this black and white image 'Inside a Waterfall'. I love the 'frozen', almost glass-like appearance of the falling water in the image. I took a lot of photos of the 'inside' of this waterfall at RHS Wisley, and I found it just fascinating how what looks to the...
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Challenge on Nature photography - Day 1

January 11, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
There's a fun online photo project going on in the photography world that I was invited/ challenged to participate in by a good friend and fellow 'tog, Graham Hazelgreaves. It's a bit of a Facebook thing and I must admit that I started yesterday by posting my chosen image on my Facebook photography page... but really I should be sharing this fun wi...
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why I love photography

December 06, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
I recently had a discussion with a woman in from a 'mums in business' networking group that I'm a member of, and it sparked something for me. Through this, and following on from our chat, I started investigating the roots of my desire to pursue photography as more than 'just an expensive hobby'. Turns out that my desire to build a business is bo...
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