New Still Life Photography Blog- Follow Me On My Journey – Updated

Since this lockdown and due to limited mobility with hip problems... I have had to find another element of photography to concentrate on.  So for me, I have decided to get into Still Life Photography and Composite Work.   As well as a dab of abstract work with my twirling.  To keep a track of … Continue reading New Still Life Photography Blog- Follow Me On My Journey – Updated

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

A photo a week challenge – Whimsical

Whimsical Meaning 1. spontaneously fanciful or playful So for Nancy Merrill's challenge of being whimsical, I thought I would take the playful route of playing with photos in Photoshop. Using the Orb method a blue hydrangea that I used today for my flower of the day, ended up an orb. Continuing with the orb theme … Continue reading A photo a week challenge – Whimsical

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

WPC Magic

There is nothing more magical to see than a howling wolf under the moonlight.. Lately I have been doing a lot of composite images... and I decided to create two images... from the wolf and moonlight, with various processing techniques.  And I thought they would be ideal for this week's WordPress Photo Challenge: Magic. For … Continue reading WPC Magic

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

Digital Art – One Step Further

For ages, I have wanted to take my Photoshop Skills to a new level.. and today I decided it was time to venture into the world of digital art.  I have created some forms of art in the past but they have been primarily based on photographs we have taken. Today was the day when … Continue reading Digital Art – One Step Further

Digital Art – One Step Further

For ages, I have wanted to take my Photoshop Skills to a new level.. and today I decided it was time to venture into the world of digital art.  I have created some forms of art in the past but they have been primarily based on photographs we have taken. Today was the day when … Continue reading Digital Art – One Step Further

The great debate… Photograph or Digital Art?

Oh yes, the great debate of whether an image is a photograph or digital art erupted in our house last night.. Well it started by me reading a blog post by Glen Hannah about the Toolwiz Pic App and me downloading it and trying it on some of our photographs. After I processed a couple … Continue reading The great debate… Photograph or Digital Art?