Wordless Wednesday – Northgate

Camera: Samsung A51 5gLens: n/aF/Number: f/2ISO: 32 Focal Distance: 4.60mmShutter Speed: 1.700 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC and Photo Editor App. Posted as part of Wordless Wednesday #wordlesswednesday

Fan of…#100 – Resilience

A photograph of Rochester High Street Camera: Samsung A51 PhoneLens: n/aF/Number: f/2.0ISO: 32 Focal Distance: 4.60mmShutter Speed: 1/800 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC On Saturday we took a stroll down Rochester High Street, I am a fan of someone's resilience to overcome tough times and hurdles put in front of us. I was in awe at … Continue reading Fan of…#100 – Resilience

One Word Sunday – Vertiginous

A photograph of the Shard photographed from the Cannon Street Train. Camera: Samsung S9 edgeLens: n/aF/Number: f/1.5ISO: 160 Focal Distance: 4.30mmShutter Speed: 1/4 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC When hubby was on the Cannon Street train one evening coming home from work, it stopped on the bridge over the River Thames and he managed to get … Continue reading One Word Sunday – Vertiginous

Cup and Saucer – Still Life

Still life image of a Cup and Saucer, complimented with flowers and heart candle. Camera Settings Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: EF-S60mm f/2.8 Macro USMF/Number: f/16ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 60mmShutter Speed: 2.5 secSoftware: Lightroom Classic Charity shops are the ideal place to find bits and pieces for Still Life Photography.. this cup and saucer was £2. … Continue reading Cup and Saucer – Still Life

Lens-Artists Photography Challenge #82 – Westminster London.

A photograph of Westminster Bridge and the Houses of Parliament in London given a paint effect in Topaz Impression. Posted as Part of the Lens-Artists Photography Challenge #82 hosted this week by Viveka.

Lens-Artists Challenge #75 – Nostalgic

Nostalgic!  What makes me nostalgic?  Well, it has to be Rochester.  For the first ten years of my life, I was born and raised in Rochester, and every time I drive over the bridge to Rochester... I feel as if I'm coming home. Memories of playing in the Castle gardens as a child, walking around … Continue reading Lens-Artists Challenge #75 – Nostalgic

Before and After Challenge – 1st December 2019

This month's Before and After photo challenge is a photograph of Canary Wharf taken from across the River at North Greenwich. DOWNLOAD FOR THIS MONTH'S PHOTO To use the image, which is in raw and jpeg, download the zip folder and then extract the image contained in the folder. My Edits In Lightroom, I used … Continue reading Before and After Challenge – 1st December 2019

Friendly Friday Drama

One of the ways to create drama in an image is by clouds. The above photograph was taken in York whilst we were on one of the river cruises. It was an overcast day and the sky was bland. So by Luminar's 4 Sky Replacement, I created more drama to the sky. Also by adding … Continue reading Friendly Friday Drama

One Word Sunday – Luck

If there weren’t luck involved, I would win every time. ~ Phil Hellmuth And there is nothing like trying your luck at the tables in one of the many hotels along The Strip in Vegas.  The above photograph was taken from the Bellagio Hotel where there was a spectacular water display to music just about … Continue reading One Word Sunday – Luck

Friendly Friday: Electric

Electric blue... the above photograph is a photograph of Canary Wharf photographed from across the River Thames at North Greenwich.  And with all the lights on the buildings is an ideal candidate for the Friendly Friday challenge. Even a monochrome version of the same photograph is electrifying with its monochrome tones. Posted as part of … Continue reading Friendly Friday: Electric

A Photo a Week Challenge: Something new

This week's topic set by Nancy on her Photo a Week Challenge is called something new.  'Something new' has many connotations.  It could mean a photograph of something you've just purchased, a photograph of a new baby or doing something for the first time. Like in my photo above.  Recently I have been admiring black … Continue reading A Photo a Week Challenge: Something new

A Photo a Week Challenge: Cityscape/Townscape

Nancy set this week's A Photo a Week Challenge as Cityscape/Townscape.  So my entry for this challenge had to be an image of Canary Wharf. Learning something new... I knew that you could click and then shift-click to draw a straight line with the adjustment brush, but what I didn't know is that before you … Continue reading A Photo a Week Challenge: Cityscape/Townscape

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #29: Cityscapes

Living here in the South East of England and just 30 miles from London... for this challenge which is set by Patti of Pilotfish Blog, I just had to use some images we took ages ago of Canary Wharf. Of course, I couldn't then forget my home town, Rochester Or Maidstone which is just eight … Continue reading Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #29: Cityscapes