Throwback Thursday

A monochrome photograph of two cygnets photographed at Leybourne Lakes in Kent. Camera: Canon EOS 1100DLens: Canon EF75-300mm f/4-5.6 F/Number: f/7.1ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 210 mmShutter Speed: 1/500 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom ClassicPhotographer: Ashley Ryan For my Throwback Thursday post, I am going to go back nearly a decade to 2012, when we first got the … Continue reading Throwback Thursday

Water Water Everywhere #89 – Leybourne Lakes – A Photo a Week

A photograph of one of the lakes at Leybourne Lakes, near Snodland in Kent. Camera: Fujifilm X-T100Lens: XC15-45mm Kit LensF/Number: f/5.0ISO: 200 Focal Distance: 15 mmShutter Speed: 1/1000 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom Classic and Adobe Photoshop Posted as Part of Jez's Water Water Everywhere Photography Challenge and Nancy Merrill's A Photo a Week Photography Challenge - … Continue reading Water Water Everywhere #89 – Leybourne Lakes – A Photo a Week

Beating the Lockdown Blues

Today for our daily exercise we took a stroll around the lakes.  However, it's taking its toll on my hip.  Ended up coming home and looking at mobility scooters.  😀 😀 😀   I can't see my hip being operated on for the next 2 years... so now to turn to another means of transport … Continue reading Beating the Lockdown Blues


Swanning around on my own

Today I wanted to create a soft looking feel to this photograph, which was taken at Leybourne Lakes in Snodland, Kent.  It is an ideal place for the kids to run around, there is an adventure playground, and of course plenty of dogs on their daily walks, with some even swimming in the lake. My … Continue reading Swanning around on my own