CBWC: Large Subjects – Weekend Skies

A photograph of Bodiam Castle in East Sussex processed in Topaz Studio 2 Camera: Canon EOS 1100DLens: Canon EF-S18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IIIF/Number: f/13ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 24 mmShutter Speed: 1/400 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom Classic and Topaz Studio 2Photographer: Ashley Ryan Posted as Part of Cee's CBWC: Large Subjects and Hammad's Weekend Skies #36

Photo for the Week – 52 – Castles

Thank you for all your entries to last week's challenge, WOW, some beautiful festive images.  This week's challenge theme is called Castles.  One of the favourite castles I like to visit is called Bodiam Castle in East Sussex. Walking around the castle grounds is a beautiful walk.  And there is only one entrance to the … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 52 – Castles

Before and After Challenge – 1st November 2019

This month's Before and After photo challenge is a photograph of Bodiam Castle in East Sussex. 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 For my edits, I wanted to create a dark … Continue reading Before and After Challenge – 1st November 2019

A Photo a Week Challenge: Getting Your Ducks in a Row

Nancy Merrill set the topic for this week's Photo a Week Photography Challenge as Your Ducks in a Row. So for this challenge, I found two images from Bodiam Castle, where the ducks were firmly in a row.  The first lot thought they would take a stroll... And as for the second lot of ducks … Continue reading A Photo a Week Challenge: Getting Your Ducks in a Row

Bodiam Castle

What I love about Luminar is the various tools you get with the software... especially the Orton Effect and Sunrays.  The photograph above is one completed in Luminar before importing back into Lightroom. Once in Lightroom, I decided to create a black and white version of the image. Naturally, I didn't stop just there... I … Continue reading Bodiam Castle

Hugh’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Week 26 – Distance

  Today in my WordPress Reader I came across a post by a blog I follow by Julie Powell and she had written a post about a Photography Challenge set by Hugh of Hugh's Views & News called Distance. So I thought I would enter the above photograph which was taken at Bodiam Castle overlooking the fields … Continue reading Hugh’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Week 26 – Distance

Bodiam Castle

One of the very first places we visited when we started to take up photography was Bodiam Castle in East Sussex. It is a lovely place to visit and the steam train leaves Bodiam for Tenterden very regular... so whilst visiting Bodiam you can also have a nice train ride. When processing a photo, I … Continue reading Bodiam Castle