Friendly Friday – Junk… not to me!

Friendly Friday – Junk… not to me!

A still life image of three bottles and petals

Camera Settings

Camera: Fujifilm X-T100
Lens: XC15-55mm Kit Lens
F/Number: f/16.0
ISO: 200

Focal Distance: 15 mm
Shutter Speed: 0.8 sec
Software: Adobe Lightroom CC


One of the places I love trawling around is charity shops. You can find many useful items at such low cost. I think these bottles were under £2-3, if that. Unfortunately, due to the lockdown here, charity shops are still closed, but I can’t wait for them to open as I am running out of props.

Another thing charity shops have are scarves, believe it or I’ve picked up some plain pastel looking scarves that are large enough to use as a cloth to stand my subjects on.

Have a great weekend and if you are lucky to have these shops open where you are at the moment, pop in and have a good look… other people’s junk could be your new prop and a great way to recycle what someone else doesn’t want!

Posted as part of the Friendly Friday Blog Challenge – Recycling.

About Author
Bren is a female amateur photographer and blogger who along with her husband, Ashley, have created a photography blog called Brashley Photography which showcases the places they’ve visited on their photography journey. Bren and Ashley primarily concentrate their photographic skills on landscape, architecture and floral subjects. Based in the South East of England they hope to give their readers an insight into the wonderful and beautiful landscapes, buildings and places that the South of England has to offer.
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11 responses to “Friendly Friday – Junk… not to me!”

  1. Lovely photo to make a wonderful point.

    In Canada we call them ‘thrift’ shops and up until recently, I would always pass them by. One day though, I was on an extended touring holiday and needed some basics for eating on the go. The thrift shop was a treasure trove of utensils for pennies. I still have a $1 find from that trip which I use daily 🙂

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  2. Excellent contribution for the current theme running for Friendly Friday. I love the earthy tones in this photograph and the bottles a great find. Well done and I do hope to see more excellent contributions such as this, in the coming weeks.

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