One Word Sunday – Division

Originally this image was one of blossom photographed at Bateman In Lightroom, I added a grad filter to desaturate one half of the image and played around with the temperature sliders. Then I took the image to Photoshop. Where I performed the following steps. Duplicated Layer Added a Texture - Multiple Blend mode Added an … Continue reading One Word Sunday – Division

Fan of … #64 – Fun

One thing this lockdown has achieved is me trying something new and having fun in what I try. Whether it be Still Life or Composite Work.  I have had some successes and some failures... but most of all I have had fun. I've enjoyed the learning curve and letting my imagination run wild. Below is … Continue reading Fan of … #64 – Fun

Photo for the Week – 64 – Creative

I hope everyone is OK and keeping safe in these worrying times. Thank you for your submissions for the last challenge called - Green.  WOW, such beautiful images depicting the colour green.    Thank you all.  This week the topic is called Creative. For this challenge, just let your imagination run wild... you could create … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 64 – Creative

Tuesday Photo Challenge – Fantasy

A composite photograph of the lake at Nostell given a starlit fantasy theme.  To create the luminous sky I used the new Luminar 4 Sky Replacement feature.  I used a galaxy that was already shipped with the software.  However, if you wish you can add an image of your own. Posted as part of the … Continue reading Tuesday Photo Challenge – Fantasy

One Word Sunday – Tower

Tower 1. A building or part of a building that is exceptionally high in proportion to its width and length. My interpretation of Debbie Smyth's One Word Sunday called Tower has to be the bridge that towers over the River Nidd at Knaresborough in Yorkshire. I processed the image primarily in Lightroom and then sent … Continue reading One Word Sunday – Tower

Glow WordPress Photo Challenge

My God I can't believe it is over a month since I posted to this blog and participated in a WordPress Photo Challenge. Anyway one of the challenges I have missed is called Glow.  Now for me the meaning of glow is something bright.. the sun glows and casts light to enhance things.  Anyway going … Continue reading Glow WordPress Photo Challenge

Unusual WordPress Photo Challenge

This week's WordPress Photo Challenge is called Unusual and Lignum Draco has set the following Challenge: For this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge, please post a photo that is unusual in some way for you, whether it be through technique, by subject, or in some other unique way. This theme is wide open to interpretation because … Continue reading Unusual WordPress Photo Challenge

Out of Focus – WordPress Photo Challange

Here I am busy catching up on the Weekly Photo Challenges set by WordPress every Wednesday. Sorry for them not being in date order but the first challenge that I missed and which caught my eye was the theme Out of Focus. Not everything has to be in perfect focus... and one Photographer's Work which … Continue reading Out of Focus – WordPress Photo Challange

Moonstar Angel

  A few months ago I came across a site called The Graphics Fairy where you could download free images to use in your digital artwork.. whilst browsing I found this wonderful angel on a crescent moon... and just loved the colours used in the image, so I based my entire composition on those colours. Here are … Continue reading Moonstar Angel

Fallen Angel

Carrying on from yesterday.. I have found another few sites that offer free png files for download.. Anyway for today's creation I thought I would use these images... and have processed the above image in Lightroom, giving 5 different versions of the image. I think my favourite has to be the second processed photograph (light … Continue reading Fallen Angel