Flower of the Day – 18th March 2021

Camera: Fujifilm X-T100Lens: XC15-55mm Kit LensF/Number: f/7.1ISO: 200 Focal Distance: 26.40 mmShutter Speed: 1/4 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC and Photo Editor Peony and Candle Camera Settings Camera: Fujifilm X-T100Lens: XC15-55mm Kit LensF/Number: f/7.1ISO: 200 Focal Distance: 26.40 mmShutter Speed: 1/4 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC Posted as Part of Cee's Flower of the Day Photography Challenge

Friendly Friday – Junk… not to me!

A still life image of three bottles and petals Camera: Fujifilm X-T100Lens: XC15-55mm Kit LensF/Number: f/16.0ISO: 200 Focal Distance: 15 mmShutter Speed: 0.8 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC One of the places I love trawling around is charity shops. You can find many useful items at such low cost. I think these bottles were under £2-3, … Continue reading Friendly Friday – Junk… not to me!

Flower of the Day – FOTD – 9th March 2021

A photograph of a peony in a miniature bucket Camera: Fujifilm X-T100Lens: XC15-45mm Kit LensF/Number: f/16ISO: 200 Focal Distance: 15mmShutter Speed: 0.8 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC Posted as Part of Cee's Flower of the Day Photography Challenge.

Adding Texture

Whilst shooting my latest still-life I decided to remove the crate and add a black backdrop. By using a black backdrop... in Photoshop via the Magic Wand tool I was able to add textures, whilst masking out the black section so that the main texture affected just the black background. I then added a hue … Continue reading Adding Texture

Flower of the day – 21st September 2018 – In the pink

For today's Flower of the day hosted by Cee and Becky's Square September - In this pink, I thought I would use this photograph of a pink rose with raindrops on its petals.  The image was photographed at Lullingstone Castle, Kent, in the World of Gardens. Have a great weekend everyone... and happy snapping!!!

Ooh, Shiny! WordPress Photo Challenge

The WordPress challenge this week is called Ooh, Shiny! and it asks what distracts you? For me it has to been raindrops on petals.. and how they glisten as the sun's rays touches them.  Roses are a distraction for me anyway, as they are one of my favourite flowers.  And if I see a rose … Continue reading Ooh, Shiny! WordPress Photo Challenge