Peek a boo – My Sunday Photo 220117

Peek a boo - My Sunday Photo 220117

Peek a boo – My Sunday Photo 220117.   I’ve started the second stage of my photography course on Friday and this week’s homework was all about taking portraits in black and white with natural lighting.  I take so many photos of Monkey, but normally when he’s not really posing…. Continue reading »

Where will today lead to? – My Sunday Photo 150117

Where will today lead to? - My Sunday Photo 150117

Where will today lead to? – My Sunday Photo 150117  

Up close and personal – My Sunday Photo 080117

Up-close-and-personal-Silent-Sunday-My-Sunday-Photo-080117

On Monday we went to one of our favourite places, Waddesdon Manor.  It’s somewhere Monkey and I visit a lot, but normally when Daddy P is working.  He hadn’t seen the Christmas Lights or the Gingerbread House so we thought we’d spend a couple of hours there as he had… Continue reading »

Star of wonder – Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 181216

Star of wonder - Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 181216

Star of wonder – Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 181216.  We all rather liked this take on the Christmas Tree, what do you think?  It can be found at Scotney Castle in Kent.

New Knight on the Block? Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 041216

New Knight on the Block? Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 041216

My son is my little hero and he’s very protective of his Mummy at the best of times.  New Knight on the Block? Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 041216 Could Monkey be my knight in shining armour or does he just like the look of the shield?  He had so… Continue reading »

See no evil – Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 271116

See no evil - Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 271116

I had to set up a little dummy studio for my photography assignment earlier this week.  It was all rather rushed as getting the equipment delivered and Daddy P in place to assist was a nightmare.  But I got a few shots to work with and then Monkey got to… Continue reading »

A gingerbread house? – Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 201116

We popped over to Waddesdon Manor yesterday to spend some time with my brother and his family.  You can’t fail to be impressed with the Gingerbread House there this Christmas.  This is just one tiny piece of it.  

Standing Still – Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 131116

Standing Still - Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 131116

Standing Still – Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 131116 as I stand on top of the hill at Brill on a cold and bleak Sunday afternoon and look over at the old windmill, standing still.  No longer working, retired, redundant in our modern age.    

The end of the line – Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 061116

The end of the line - Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 061116

There’s something fascinating to me about disused machinery.  I wonder what tracks these wheels have seen in their lifetime, what stories they could tell of a bygone age. The end of the line – Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 061116    

Ship Ahoy! – Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 301016

Ship Ahoy! - Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 301016

Ship Ahoy! – Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 301016.  Not a view of a ship you get to see most days.   If you ever find yourself in Bristol, make time to visit SS Great Britain, it’s well worth the entry cost.  I’ll be writing more about our visit soon.