Photo for the Week- 36 – Overlay

First of all many thanks to all those that participated in last month's challenge.  This week's challenge is Overlay.  One way of using overlays on an image is to add texture. For the following image, I used Topaz Texture Effects 2 but you can achieve the same in either Photoshop, Luminar 3, On1 Raw 2019.5, … Continue reading Photo for the Week- 36 – Overlay

Photo for the Week – 34 – In the Pink

First of all many thanks for your spring entries into last week's photography challenge.  Again my apologies for being late.. but last week I was preoccupied with Brexit, and felt so disillusioned that the majority who voted leave, are having their vote, trampled on.   Anyway enough of Brexit.   This week's challenge is In the … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 34 – In the Pink

Photo for the Week – 33 – Spring

Another week and another challenge. Here in the South East of England, we have had a few beautiful spring days. So the topic this week is Spring. And what represents spring to you. It could be baby lambs in a field, floral, water, or even a photograph of an actual spring. I have chosen spring … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 33 – Spring

Photo for the Week – 32 – Circles

Last week's challenge was Portrait, and we sure had some lovely entries, check them out, by clicking on the links in the Last Week's entries section.  The challenge for this week is Circles.  Circles are everywhere and to start this challenge, here is a photograph of circle patterned metalwork in a tree stump. Whilst on holiday … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 32 – Circles

Photo for the Week – 31 – Portrait

Last week's challenge was Landscape, and we sure had some lovely entries, check them out, by clicking on the links in the Last Week's entries section.  As landscape was last weeks, this week has to be portrait.  Portrait can mean, a photograph of a person or the orientation of the image. Now we don't do … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 31 – Portrait

Photo for the Week – 30 – Landscape

First of all my sincerest apologies for there being no challenge set for last week.  Well it was our Silver Wedding anniversary and we decided to go away and I completely forgot to do the post for the challenge. Anyway here is this week's challenge and it is Landscape.  Your landscape can be of anything, … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 30 – Landscape

Photo for the Week – 29 – Curves

The challenge for this week is Curves.  Curves are everywhere .. in paths, architecture, even the petals on a flower. So my contribution to this challenge is a selection of images I've processed in the past which reflect curves.   Many thanks for all those that entered. The previous challenge entries A Day in My … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 29 – Curves

Photo for the Week – 28 – Winter

The challenge for this week is Winter.  Everywhere seems to have had snow... except here in the South East, we got one night of it.. and then by the morning it was gone.  So I have had to delve into the archives for this image. So my contribution to this challenge is a photograph taken … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 28 – Winter

Photo for the Week – 27 – Time

Again apologies for being late with the challenge, The challenge for this week is Time.  And for the challenge as long as time is reflected anything goes. It could be a watch, clock, the time of a season, or even heritage.  Anything that reflects time. So my contribution to this challenge is a photograph taken … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 27 – Time

Photo for the Week – 26 – From the Kitchen

First of all my sincerest apologies for not doing last week's challenge.  Real life sometimes gets in the way... anyway the challenge set from the previous week is 'From the Kitchen'. So for this challenge, it can be anything that comes from the kitchen... ranging from food, right through to looking through the kitchen window.  … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 26 – From the Kitchen

Photo for the Week – 25- Chimneys and Fireplaces

WOW, what a response to last week's challenge.  And what a superb gallery of roses.  They were all truly beautiful and thank you all for joining in. This week's challenge is Chimneys and Fireplaces.  Originally it was only going to be chimneys but as chimneys don't exist without a fireplaces.  I thought the two subjects … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 25- Chimneys and Fireplaces

Photo for the Week – 24 – Roses

First of all, my apologies for being a few hours late with this challenge.. rather hectic and boozy weekend.. 😀 😀 😀 Anyway the topic this week is one of my favourite flowers and that is roses. So I thought I would show you a gallery of roses I've photographed over the many years.  And … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 24 – Roses

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

Photo for the Week – 22 – Festive

Today will be the final Photo for the Week for 2018. I want to thank everyone the joined in last week's challenge for their entries. And I wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Every one dreams of a White Christmas and here in Kent.. we won't be having a … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 22 – Festive

Photo for the Week – 21 – Trees

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge and congratulations on making the challenge a success.  I really enjoyed viewing your macro photographs.  And I am sure that, they have given other readers the inspiration to try macro photography. Now, this week is tree's and unfortunately, my time was limited this … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 21 – Trees

Photo for the Week – 20 – Macro

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge and congratulations on making the challenge a success.  We had some beautiful leaves entered into the competition.  This week it is Macro and one of the images I took was of my dog's nose as he was lying there asleep. I was surprised … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 20 – Macro

Photo for the Week – 19 – Leaves

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge and congratulations on making the challenge a success.  And my sincere apologies if I didn't get back to you on your submissions, but I was on holiday and to be perfectly honest the signal was horrendous. There were some stunning boat and ship … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 19 – Leaves

Photo for the Week – 18 – Boats

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge and congratulations on making the challenge a success.  The mountain images submitted were stunning... and I loved viewing your entries.  Now, this week's topic is Boats.   And below is a selection of boat images we've taken over the years.  I look forward … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 18 – Boats