FOWC with Fandango – Challenge

Well, the topic for today is relatively easy for me... and it has to be a Photographic Challenge.  I love to enter photography challenges and through these challenges, I found my love of floral photography. So for this challenge, I will leave you with a gallery of floral photography.  Have a good weekend everyone xx  … Continue reading FOWC with Fandango – Challenge

FOWC with Fandango – Shelter

We hadn't been out taking images for months, what with real-life events, some good and some sad, however, rain or shine we were going out. We went to Smallyhythe Place near Tenterden, and true to form, the rain came with us.  Just before taking the above image, I was taking shelter under the outside enclosure, … Continue reading FOWC with Fandango – Shelter

Leaves, overgrown and fenced

The above photo was shot at Ashenbank Woods, near Cobham in Kent.  One of my favourite places to visit and very local to me. It is very rare that one image is suitable for three challenges on the same day.. but the above image fits these three challenges perfectly. FOWC with Fandango — Fence Your Daily … Continue reading Leaves, overgrown and fenced

Oil Paint of Ashehank Woods


Woods I part the out-thrusting branches and come in beneath the blessed and the blessing trees. Though I am silent there is singing around me. Though I am dark there is vision around me. Though I am heavy there is flight around me. by Wendell Berry One of my favourite places to visit is Ashenbank … Continue reading Silent

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

FOWC with Fandango — Stretch

A photograph of a stretch of road in Scotland and entered into Fandango's FOWC - Stretch Photography Challenge.  Oh PS... by the powers of Lightroom, so your eye was drawn to the road, the image has been flipped in Lightroom. 😀 😀 😀  as part of the processsing technique.

FOWC with Fandango — Illusion

Well, I don't if this image qualifies but for me, the illusion of this butterfly melting into the pattern is spellbinding especially in the monochrome version. Here is the coloured version. Butterfly is full of illusion with the moon reflecting through your eyesight Love is like maze trying to find your way back to the … Continue reading FOWC with Fandango — Illusion

October photo a day challenge – Birds and FOWC – Trial

My entry for City Sonnet's October photo challenge - Birds. This little egret was photographed at Northward Hill Nature Reserve between Colling and Higham, near Rochester in Kent. In fact, this little bird did a photo-shoot that day. The word for Fandango's challenge is Trial and my first image of the bird fitted into Fandango's … Continue reading October photo a day challenge – Birds and FOWC – Trial