Sunflare and ephemeral light moments

What is Ephemeral and how to photograph it.. a fleeting moment of perfect lens flare caused by morning sunlight shining on the unprotected lens as I chased these precious moments around my garden…every transient moment of our lives ..every ray of light I see and try to capture. Life is good and time is precious..Continue reading “Sunflare and ephemeral light moments”

street photography and waiting for someone to come in to the frame

I often, frequently, end up on North Pier in Blackpool and have to say it is a favorite place for photography and just spending time. The pier dates back to 1860s and has been severely damaged over the years from fires and storms butlife goes on and the pier opens again every season. As IContinue reading “street photography and waiting for someone to come in to the frame”

My Photography

Someone said write about your photography…not as easy as that though when you sit down to do it and I don’t I feel I know enough about anything to write about it but here goes.. I love people and love taking photographs of people, capturing subjects unaware in the streets or public places and haveContinue reading “My Photography”

freshen up

visiting a local market, always a great place for some street photography, I found this lovely lady having lunch When she spotted me trying to capture her we struck up a conversation and she agreed to let me photograph her while she freshened up after her repast. https://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/fresh-2/

wire & wood

Needing to organise my mind this morning brought me again to a very favourite place. A long walk on the beach in the sunshine and once again I found myself lying flat on the damp sand in order to capture these elegant sand fences. The simplicity and repetition soothes this mad creativity that is crowdingContinue reading “wire & wood”

iron legs

Some of my favorite memories from when I was a child growing up in Blackpool was coming down on the beach in the summer with my grandmother, everyday in the summer she would pack a basket with sandwiches and a flask of tea and off we would go. She would hum a song as weContinue reading “iron legs”

a post about posts

I love my town, It has to be the best part of the coast and this post is about posts…wooden posts or sand fences used to protect the sand dunes.. I love the way they stand to attention like little tin soldiers…protecting the hills and the coast through all sorts of severe weather. We getContinue reading “a post about posts”