Water Water Everywhere #4 – Loch Leven

A photograph of Loch Leven in Scotland photographed from Invercoe. Posted as Part of Jez Braithwaite's Water Water Everywhere Photography Challenge.

Lens-Artists Challenge #65 – Pick a Place

The Lens-Artists challenge this week is called Pick a Place hosted by Tina, and like Tina, I have chosen Scotland as one of the places that I could visit day in and day out.  The long winding roads, the beauty spots and the mountains captivate me and take my breath away.  I could live in … Continue reading Lens-Artists Challenge #65 – Pick a Place

Before and After Challenge – September 2019

Well, it is that time of the month again... where I give you an image to play around with for the September Before and After Challenge. You can download the images (RAW and Jpeg) by clicking on the link below. DOWNLOAD SEPTEMBER IMAGE My Edits Here is the original image. My first task was to … Continue reading Before and After Challenge – September 2019

Lens Artists Photo Challenge #27: My Travels

Amy who runs a blog called Share and Connect is one of the curators of the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge, and this week her topic is My Travels. Well as my travels are primarily in the United Kingdom, I thought I would share with your some of the beautiful landscapes that the United Kingdom has to … Continue reading Lens Artists Photo Challenge #27: My Travels

Content aware fill

One of the new powerful features in Photoshop is the Content-Aware Fill tool.  In this video, Julianne Kost explains its concept and what it can do. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OiwqOAPE0kk I wanted to take the content-aware tool a little further. As you can see from the image below, the waterfall is practically dead-centre and I wanted it more … Continue reading Content aware fill

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.

Weekly Update 22nd May – New and Updated Portfolios

Well this is my third week into reorganising this blog and to be honest... I have been slightly lazy and I've not done a lot of sorting or adding 22nd May Portfolios . Like with every thing in life, if you don't take a break from things - then things become a chore.  And when … Continue reading Weekly Update 22nd May – New and Updated Portfolios

On The Loch

Just over a week ago, I received an email from Jodi Robbins of Topaz Labs, who had seen my Duck Pond photograph; and she asked if I would be prepared to write an article for the Topaz Labs.. First of all I was gobsmacked... I couldn't believe that I was being contacted by a renowned company … Continue reading On The Loch