A simple thing beautiful to me

The sun came out briefly today so grabbed camera and practically ran down to St Annes …well, I caught the bus but it only took 20 mins…anyway wandered about, lots of images on the prom, on the beach the pier etc lots of the same old thing and wasn’t feeling particularly inspired till I gotContinue reading “A simple thing beautiful to me”

another early morning

Woke at 5 this morning which is better than 4 I suppose but not as good as 6..anyway thought I would wander and wonder at the wonderful wonders of the early morning..the waning moon was the first thing to greet me as I crept out of the back door, she was looking very pale afterContinue reading “another early morning”

drying sheets and shadows

Making the most of these last warm days before we are plunged into dark damp autumn I sat in my garden this afternoon reading and noticed the shadows of plants and shrubs on the sheet drying in the sunshine. I spent the next 30 minutes lying on the grass muttering to myself, to the windContinue reading “drying sheets and shadows”

roadside

Driving down a country lane near home recently I noticed the verge was in full bloom and asked my long suffering very supportive husband to stop the car while I rummaged through bags trying to find the right lens.           Risking life and limb on the roadside while cars flew past atContinue reading “roadside”

daisies in the long grass

Walking home after a long hot day photographing summer fetes and street dancing I saw these daisies nestling in the long grass enjoying the late afternoon sun and of course I couldn’t resist Once again I opened gates that are probably there to keep people out and walked quickly to the middle of the field,Continue reading “daisies in the long grass”

The Intricacies of Nature’s Love Knots

 In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Intricate.” Found in my garden…nature branching out and capturing the picket fence in a symbiotic embrace of love knots. Lytham U.K.

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”