Friendly Friday Blog Challenge – Something Fishy

A photograph of fishing boats at Folkestone Harbour in Kent. Camera: Canon EOS 1100DLens: Canon EF-S18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS IIF/Number: f/5.6ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 55 mmShutter Speed: 1/200 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC Posted as Part of Friendly Friday Blog Challenge – Something Fishy

Photo for the Week – 69 – Waves

I hope everyone is OK and keeping safe in these worrying times. Thank you for your submissions for the last challenge called - Facade. WOW what a great set of entries for last week's challenge. The subject this week is Waves. Photographed at Folkestone in Kent. Photographed at Folkestone in Kent. I look forward to … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 69 – Waves

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #83 – Future

Folkestone is undergoing a whooping redevelopment, with a £5.1 million scheme.  The future looks bright for Folkestone, with the Harbour Arm and the Folkestone Harbour Station getting a revamp.  The future looks brighter and I hope when I next visit Folkestone that a thriving fishing business is returned to Folkestone. Posted as Part of the … Continue reading Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #83 – Future

Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM – 24

Today we took a drive down to Folkestone in Kent... where we got some beautiful shots of waves crashing over the sea wall. There is no theme to this challenge, just as long as the image is monochrome... Last Week's Entries Feed me – MWM 23 | Pictures without film. On stage – bushboys world … Continue reading Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM – 24

Tuesday Photo Challenge – Rough Seas

Well the OH was winded off of work today... and as the sun was shining, even though it was windy we took a drive down to Folkestone.   Those waves were crashing in.. mind you I did have to chuckle at the photographers that legged it when one came crashing in close to where they … Continue reading Tuesday Photo Challenge – Rough Seas

FOWC with Fandango — Routine

To me routine is... daily housework, doing the school run, preparing meals. Routine is something we do on a regular basis. And one thing I don't want my photography to be is routine. Because routines turn into chores.  And I want my photography not to be chore, or routine.  I want it to be inspirational.. … Continue reading FOWC with Fandango — Routine

A Photo a Week Challenge – Water

Now, this may sound weird but I have a fear of water... but I love to see waterfalls, and rivers cascading over rocks.  The above photo was shot from a little bridge that spanned the River Coe near Glencoe Village.  Again the bridge acted as a stabiliser for my camera as I didn't have a … Continue reading A Photo a Week Challenge – Water

Critiquing your own image

Must be one of the hardest things to do... I know I have found it hard.  Well, let's start at the beginning. You all know I had a hard-drive failure and one of the images I lost was one I processed in Topaz Studio and Luminar of boats at Folkestone Harbour.   As much as … Continue reading Critiquing your own image

Photo for the Week – 4 – Lighthouse

  Another image I found whilst culling my Lightroom Catalogue, was this image of the harbour Lighthouse at Folkestone in Kent.  One advantage of this culling is I am finding images to work on that I had completely forgot about. Please feel free to enter the Photo for the Week challenge - the instructions are … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 4 – Lighthouse

Weekly Prompts – The Weather

One of the sites that I found via Cee Neuner was Weekly Prompts.  Weekly Prompts give challenges for Photographers as well as writer's who love to take part in challenges.  This weeks challenge is called The Weather.  The image above was processed in both Lightroom and Topaz Studio. Although I liked the image... I wanted … Continue reading Weekly Prompts – The Weather

Monochrome Madness MM3-7

God I am getting good at this remembering to send Leanne of Leanne Cole Photography a picture for Monochrome Madness.  The above picture was taken at Folkestone Harbour in Kent.  And I've even managed to get the date right 😀 😀  Normally I am posting a day ahead of when Leanne does her post. 😀 … Continue reading Monochrome Madness MM3-7