Gilbury Bridge at Exbury Gardens

A photograph of Gilbury Bridge at Exbury Gardens in Hampshire. Camera: Canon EOS 600DLens: Canon EF-S18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STMF/Number: f/7.1ISO: 200 Focal Distance: 18 mmShutter Speed: 1/15 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom Classic and Luminar AIPhotographer: Bren Ryan If you are in Hampshire and want a great day out... then visit Exbury Gardens in Hampshire. There is … Continue reading Gilbury Bridge at Exbury Gardens

Water Water Everywhere #68 – Sheffield Park Gardens

A photograph of one of the lakes at Sheffield Park Gardens in East Sussex. Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS IIF/Number: f/5.6ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 18mmShutter Speed: 1/160 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC I really can't wait for this hip to be done and COVID to be over, well suppressed enough for place … Continue reading Water Water Everywhere #68 – Sheffield Park Gardens

Throwback Thursday – Llandudno Pier

Posted as part of #throwbackthursday   Wanna Join In On this Thursday Challenge… It’s simple, create a post using Throwback Thursday and use the TBT and Throwback Thursday tags.  Pingbacks are enabled, however, if you have trouble creating a pingback simply paste the link to your post in the comments section below.  Happy Throwback Thursday … Continue reading Throwback Thursday – Llandudno Pier

Photo for the Week – 63 – Green – WWE #23

I hope everyone is OK and keeping safe in these worrying times. Thank you for your submissions for the last challenge called - Leading.  WOW, such beautiful images depicting open.    Thank you all.  This week the topic is called Green. So for my entry, to this week's challenge, I've used a photograph we took … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 63 – Green – WWE #23

Throwback Thursday – Sheffield Park Gardens

Posted as part of #throwbackthursday   Wanna Join In On this Thursday Challenge… It’s simple, create a post using Throwback Thursday and use the TBT and Throwback Thursday tags.  Pingbacks are enabled, however, if you have trouble creating a pingback simply paste the link to your post in the comments section below.  Happy Throwback Thursday … Continue reading Throwback Thursday – Sheffield Park Gardens

Photo for the Week – 62 – Leading

I hope everyone is OK and keeping safe in these worrying times. Thank you for your submissions for the last challenge called - Canals and Inland Waterways.  WOW, such beautiful images depicting open.    Thank you all.  This week the topic is called Leading. So for my entry, to this week's challenge, I've decided to … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 62 – Leading

Pull up a Seat Photography Challenge – Week 6

For the challenge this week I've delved into the archives and found a photograph of one of the many benches within the gardens of Sissinghurst Castle in Kent. Posted as Part of Pull Up A Seat Photography Challenge hosted by XingfuMama

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #55: Dreamy

The lens-artists challenge this week is set by Ann-Christine and is called Dreamy.  Even landscape photographs can be given a dreamy feeling to them, by just playing around with the clarity and texture sliders to give the image a soft like painted effect. I also process flowers with a dreamy feel, especially roses. And of … Continue reading Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #55: Dreamy

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #37: History

Patti chose the topic history for this week's Lens-Artists Photo Challenge.  Here is the South East of England we are steeped in history.  The above house at Nymans in West Sussex was built around 1839 by a man called George Harrington and was originally a Regency House.  However, in 1915, when Leonard, the son of … Continue reading Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #37: History

Playing around – Just for fun

It is winter here in the South East of England and with that comes the closure of many gardens and stately homes.  So for images it is delving into the archives and places we have visited during the years. Well today I stumbled across this image.. Marle Place in Kent.  And this image was taken … Continue reading Playing around – Just for fun

Rounded WordPress Photo Challenge

Finally I am getting there... I have am catching up with the WordPress Photo Challenges I have missed.. and boy was there a few.  The final topic, which was last week's topic was called Rounded.  Objects which are rounded and have curves within their structure are all around us, whether it be flowers or architecture. … Continue reading Rounded WordPress Photo Challenge

Creating Watercolour Effect Photography

On Sunday we took a trip to Sissinghurst Castle... in Kent.  Albeit under protest at the last controversy surrounding the outing of a squire as being gay, which I didn't approve of.  Anyway, we decided to go and I shot this photograph of some red flowers and wanted to see if I could create a … Continue reading Creating Watercolour Effect Photography

Earth day, a weekly WordPress Photo Challenge

Earth Day was on Saturday and unfortunately we didn't get the chance to go out and photograph any new places, which is more the pity.  But by luck I am still in the process of processing photographs from our Easter Weekend trips firstly to Ashenbank Woods and then Hole Park. Our Countryside is one of the … Continue reading Earth day, a weekly WordPress Photo Challenge