Weekend Reflections #545 – Little Egret

Posted as Part of Weekend Reflections #545 Photography Challenge and Lens-Artists Photography Challenge - Reflections

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #72–Waiting

One of our little trips out, locally, was to Northward Hill Nature Reserve near Higham in Kent.  And with that trip came a lot of waiting, waiting for the birds to land just in front of the hide.  This little egret above did a full photoshoot for us. Posted as part of the Lens-Artists Photo … Continue reading Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #72–Waiting

Photo for the Week – 23 – Birds

First of all, I hope everyone had a great Christmas and a Happy New Year.  And we wish you all a Happy New Year.  It was lovely taking a break... mind you what I didn't think about.. was this.  I am on a blogging mission to post at least once a day for a year.  … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 23 – Birds

One Word Sunday – Earth

The topic for this week's One Word Sunday was Earth.  Earth can mean many things, ranging from electrical right through to dirt.  But for my earth topic... I wanted to pick Planet Earth. The above photograph is of Northward Hill Nature Reserve, near High Halstow in Kent.. and even though the path to the gate … Continue reading One Word Sunday – Earth

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

Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge – Birds

Yesterday one of my lovely readers, reminded me that Cee does do photography challenges, which I had completely forgotten about - sorry Cee ❤ Anyway her challenge for this week's black and white photo challenge was the top of birds. Here are a few photographs of the birds that we have photographed over the years. … Continue reading Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge – Birds

Rework of a Little Egret

Back in 2016, I processed a photograph of a Little Egret which I took at Northward Hill Nature Reserve and processed the image in a blue wash.  Today I decided to rework that image.. and the first thing I did was to flip the photograph horizontally. I wanted to do this image in black and … Continue reading Rework of a Little Egret

Working on old images and using Twitter

Over the last couple of days, I have shared more of our photography to Twitter, Viewbug and 500px.  All in all it is rather time-consuming.  I've been a member of these sites for a few years, especially Twitter.  So I thought it was about time that I utilised these social platforms for displaying our images. … Continue reading Working on old images and using Twitter

Monochrome Madness – MM 3-10

  First of all my apologies to Leanne, for posting my photo a week earlier... unfortunately it completely slipped my mind that she was on holiday and wouldn't be holding MM that week.. and of course when I went to schedule my post I didn't add the week.  Sorry Leanne xx Glad you had a … Continue reading Monochrome Madness – MM 3-10