Experimenting with black and white portraits

Experimenting with black and white portraits

I’ve been interested in photography ever since I was given a Kodak Instamatic at about the same age as my son is now.  I’ve been a prolific snapper ever since, and digital photography has been a revelation, seeing exactly what you’ve taken immediately, my son will never know what it’s like to wait weeks in…Continue reading Experimenting with black and white portraits

Project 365 2017 Week 48

Project 365 2017 Week 48

Project 365 2017 Week 48 Day 330 – 336 Sunday 26th November – Day 330 The menfolk disappeared to the NEC for the day to visit a model engineering exhibition leaving me at home to catch up with some blog posts and to do my photography homework in peace.  I’ve discovered that mounting boards make really…Continue reading Project 365 2017 Week 48

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.  Yesterday he helped me, not…Continue reading Peek a boo – My Sunday Photo 220117

Billingsgate Market in Black and White

Billingsgate Market in Black and White

We spent a day in London a few weeks ago and I could quite literally spend all day clicking away on my camera.  I love all the buildings, old and new.  They fascinate me in equal measure.  We couldn’t persuade Monkey to go on the London Eye, so we went on an Open Top Bus…Continue reading Billingsgate Market in Black and White