New Direction… A year on… of my #postaday challenge.

Back in July 2018, the 31st to be precise, I added my first entry to Cee's Flower of the Day Photography Challenge. I decided back then to do a #postaday challenge and as many challenges are either weekly or monthly, I needed a challenge that was daily. Cee's challenge fit the bill and this particular … Continue reading New Direction… A year on… of my #postaday challenge.

Flower of the Day

For the Flower of the Day hosted by Cee Neuner I have chosen this soft looking flower... which was photographed at Hall Place in Bexley, London, which is just a short ride up the A2 from us.  I love walking around Hall Place, there is stream that runs through the grounds, wildlife and of course … Continue reading Flower of the Day

Dahlia from Pashley Manor

For the Flower of Day Post - hosted by Cee Neuner I have decided to go with this vibrant lilac and purple dahlia which was photographed at Pashley Manor Gardens in East Sussex. Happy 4th of July to all my American friends and fellow bloggers. xx

Cee’s Compose Yourself Challenge: #23 Black and White: The Basics

I am so honoured that Cee picked one of my photos entered into Cee's Compose Yourself Challenge #22 to receive a Gold Award... thank you Cee for picking my photo xx  It is one of my favourites too xx ESSAY This Compose Yourself Photo Challenge (CCY) Theme is #23 Black and White:  The Basics and this challenge will … Continue reading Cee’s Compose Yourself Challenge: #23 Black and White: The Basics

Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge – Close Ups

This week Cee has asked for submissions to her black and white photo challenge to have a close-ups of various items.  With the object of the exercise to show detail in the subjects....  For my entries to this challenge I am including these photographs.  Out of  all these photographs I am submitting... yes the doggie ones are my … Continue reading Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge – Close Ups

Cee’s Compose Yourself Challenge: #22 Guide the Viewer and Flipping Photos

Cee's CCY Challenge is about guiding the viewer to see your image the way you want them to.. Essay Guide the Viewer As a photographer, we have the option of guiding your viewer to see the photo as you want it to be seen.  In some ways that is what composition it all about.   We … Continue reading Cee’s Compose Yourself Challenge: #22 Guide the Viewer and Flipping Photos

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Open Topic

  During our visit to America last year, we took a coach trip to Yosemite National Park.  On route to the park the coach stopped at a little place called El Portal, where we came across a disused train and railway. For Take 1 of the photograph I wanted to create a softer looking image. … Continue reading Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Open Topic

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Architecture

Cee is running one of her photo challenges which I love, and the theme is called Cee's Fun Foto Challenge: Architecture. For my entry to this challenge I thought I would use a photograph taken when we first started to take up photography and it is of the Observatory in Upper Upnor, which is down … Continue reading Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Architecture

Yosemite National Park

Cee’s Compose Yourself Photo Challenge: #21 Landscapes

Another challenge I came across today is one from a blogger I follow on WordPress called Cee Neuner. Her photography challenge is Cee’s Compose Yourself Photo Challenge: #21 Landscapes. ESSAY Keep your horizon level.  We talked about this during our composition classes, but unless you want to give someone a headache or a queasy stomach, … Continue reading Cee’s Compose Yourself Photo Challenge: #21 Landscapes