Photo for the Week – 17 – Mountains

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge.  Back in 2016 we took our annual holiday in Glencoe Scotland.  The weather wasn't that brilliant but the scenery was spectacular.  The photograph above is of the Three Sisters, near Glencoe Village. So for the challenge this week, photos of mountains will be … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 17 – Mountains

Photo for the Week – 16 – Sepia

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge.  One of the forms of Photography that I like doing is Monochrome photography, especially Sepia work, so for this week's challenge, I thought we would go for the topic of Sepia. Sepia -  A photograph in a brown tint. Below is a selection … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 16 – Sepia

Photo for the Week – 15 – Paths

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge.  The entries for the 'Red' Challenge were outstanding.  So for this week's challenge,  I thought the topic of Paths would be a good one. Paths are all around us.  The pavements we walk on.  Ornamental paths that lead you to places, like in … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 15 – Paths

Photo for the Week – 14 – Red

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge.  There was a great interest in the column challenge and I really loved viewing your images. So for this week, it is Autumn here in the Northern Hemisphere and in East Sussex, there is a place called Sheffield Park Gardens, which is owned … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 14 – Red

Photo for the Week – 13 – Columns

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge.  There was a terrific response to the cloud challenge.  Anyway, for this week's challenge, I thought I would go with columns. Columns are everywhere, especially in architecture.  The can be there as decorative features or for structural purposes.  Below is a photograph of … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 13 – Columns

Photo for the Week – 12 – Clouds

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge.  I think it has been the challenge so far that has had the most entries.  Thank you, everyone, for taking time out and going in the challenge.  For this week's challenge, I thought I would choose the subject of Clouds.  To me, clouds … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 12 – Clouds

Photo for the Week – 11 – Textures

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge.. For this week's challenge, I thought I would choose the subject of Textures.  Textures are all around us.  In sand, brick, even the pavements we walk on have texture. As I been working the last few days with texture with ON1 RAW 2018.5 … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 11 – Textures

Photo for the Week – 10 – Streets

First of all, thanks go to everyone that entered last week's challenge.. Way back in 2014, we visited Fordingbridge in Hampshire.. on quiet Sunday morning.. before the shops even opened. There was no traffic. No people and I loved the silence. There wasn't a cloud in the sky and it was beautiful.  So for this … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 10 – Streets

Photo for the Week – 9 – Waterfalls

First of all, thanks go to everyone that entered last week's challenge.. In 2016 we decided to go to Scotland for our week's holiday.  And we stayed in Glencoe.  Just outside of the village as your drive along the main road.. you come to this beautiful waterfall.   As we didn't have tripods with us … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 9 – Waterfalls

Photo for the Week – 8 – Bridges

First of all, thanks go to everyone that entered last week's challenge.. On our trip to Yorkshire, we did a day trip to York.  Whilst in York we decided to do the river cruise up the River Ouse where I photographed this bridge spanning the river.  So for this week's challenge, I thought I would … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 8 – Bridges

Photo for the Week – 7 – Music

First of all thanks goes to everyone that entered last week's challenge.. I really enjoyed viewing your interpretations of Country Roads... Well last week has been hectic... we went to Yorkshire for a few days... hence my not entering many of Cee's Flower of the Day challenges... but if I will, time permitting of course, … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 7 – Music

Photo for the Week – 6 – Country roads

Another image I found whilst culling my Lightroom Catalogue, was this image of the country roads taken at HIgh Halstow... I had previously worked on this image to create a golden toned image, which was less saturated It is good to rework an image.. firstly it gives you a chance to use other software and … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 6 – Country roads

Photo for the Week – 5 – Clifftops

First of all... thank you to all those bloggers, who entered last week's Photo for the Week, some wonderful images were submitted.  Many thanks to you all for taking time out and submitting your images.. it was greatly appreciated and I loved viewing them. As most people posted what the same as the subject which … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 5 – Clifftops

Photo for the Week – 4 – Lighthouse

  Another image I found whilst culling my Lightroom Catalogue, was this image of the harbour Lighthouse at Folkestone in Kent.  One advantage of this culling is I am finding images to work on that I had completely forgot about. Please feel free to enter the Photo for the Week challenge - the instructions are … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 4 – Lighthouse

Photo for the Week – 3 – Stream

Whilst culling my Lightroom catalogue and images, I came across an image I took way back in 2013 a wooden bridge crossing a stream at Bateman House. I processed the image in Lightroom and Luminar.  Please feel free to enter the Photo for the Week challenge - the instructions are below. Photo for the Week … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 3 – Stream

Photo for the Week – 2 – My Garden

Firstly my sincere apologies for not posting for the last few weeks... but renovation step number 3 took place and it was the garden makeover.  Now our previous garden had bushes, shrubs, grass, decking, arbours, and a fish pond.  Well as we are not keen gardeners it grew practically into a jungle.  Which of course … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 2 – My Garden

Photo For the Week – 1 – Hydrangea

  What with WordPress pulling the plug on their weekly photo challenges and daily prompts, I thought I might start a little challenge going, where you either post a photography or write a post if you wish, about your favourite flower. The above photograph was processed in Lightroom and to get the lighting effect I … Continue reading Photo For the Week – 1 – Hydrangea