Weekend Sky #43 – Sep 25th

A photograph of St. Leonards on a stormy day given an Abstract Paint Effect Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: Canon EF-S18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STMF/Number: f/7.1ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 35 mmShutter Speed: 1/640 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom Classic and Topaz Studio 2Photographer: Bren Ryan Posted as Part of Hammad's Weekend Sky #43 – Sep 25th

Weekend Skies #40 – Milford-on-Sea

A photograph of the sunset at Milford-on-Sea in Hampshire. Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: Canon EF-S18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS /Number: f/7.1ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 18 mmShutter Speed: 1/4 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom ClassicPhotographer: Ashley Ryan Posted as Part of Hammad Rais' Weekend Skies Photography Challlenge

Weekend Skies #35 – Hartland Quay

A photograph of the coastline at Hartland Quay processed in Topaz Studio 2 and Photoshop. Camera: Canon EOS 600DLens: Canon EF-S18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS IIF/Number: f/8ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 18 mmShutter Speed: 1/60 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC, Topas Studio 2 and PhotoshopPhotographer: Bren Ryan One thing I do love doing is participating in other photographer's photo … Continue reading Weekend Skies #35 – Hartland Quay

Mid-Week Monochrome #63 – Corton Coastline

A photograph of Corton Coastline processed in Lightroom and Photoshop. Camera:  Canon EOS 70DLens: Canon EF-S18-200mm f3.5/5.6 ISF/Number:  f/7.1ISO:  100 Focal Distance: 24mmShutter Speed:  1/80 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC, Photoshop and Topaz Studio 2Photographer: Ashley Ryan One thing I do love to try with my photography is seeing how an image processes in Monochrome. So this … Continue reading Mid-Week Monochrome #63 – Corton Coastline

Corton Coastline – Water Water Everywhere

A photograph of Corton Coastline processed in Lightroom and Photoshop. Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: Canon EF-S18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS/Number: f/7.1ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 24 mmShutter Speed: 1/80 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC, Topaz Studio 2 and PhotoshopPhotographer: Ashley Ryan My processing technique for the above image was to do a sky replacement in Photoshop as the sky … Continue reading Corton Coastline – Water Water Everywhere

Friendly Friday Blog Challenge – Something Fishy

A photograph of fishing boats at Folkestone Harbour in Kent. Camera: Canon EOS 1100DLens: Canon EF-S18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS IIF/Number: f/5.6ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 55 mmShutter Speed: 1/200 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC Posted as Part of Friendly Friday Blog Challenge – Something Fishy

A photo a Week Challenge – Faded

Camera: Canon EOS 70 DLens: EF-S18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS F/Number: f/6.3ISO: 160 Focal Distance: 18mmShutter Speed: 1/800 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC To create the faded look I just lowered the saturation. On another note I have just found the block in WordPress that allows you to compare photos.... it makes life so much easier. Posted at Part of Nancy … Continue reading A photo a Week Challenge – Faded

Lynmouth Harbour

A photograph of the harbour at Lynmouth in Devon Camera Settings Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-6.6 IS STMF/Number: f/7.1ISO: 160 Focal Distance: 18mm Shutter Speed: 1/160 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC Well it is day two of my experiment... and so far so good. I have even managed to form some sort of Workflow. … Continue reading Lynmouth Harbour

Port Isaac

A photograph of the Coastline at Port Isaac in Cornwall I had a chance to upgrade my tablet over the weekend... so I opted for the Samsung Tab S7. I know I should have saved the gift card for a new PC, but as I am a subscriber to Adobe Creative Cloud I thought I … Continue reading Port Isaac

Water Water Everywhere #50 – Ilfracombe Rocks

Moving on from yesterday... I spent half the day trying out Affinity Photo... yes it is an alternative to Photoshop... but again has it's limitations. I am on day 2 of the 10 day free trial. So whether I commit fully, is yet to be decided. Eventually I got my plug-ins to work with software, … Continue reading Water Water Everywhere #50 – Ilfracombe Rocks

Photo for the Week – 69 – Waves

I hope everyone is OK and keeping safe in these worrying times. Thank you for your submissions for the last challenge called - Facade. WOW what a great set of entries for last week's challenge. The subject this week is Waves. Photographed at Folkestone in Kent. Photographed at Folkestone in Kent. I look forward to … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 69 – Waves

Black and Blue Swirl (With Instructions)

Surfing at Joss Bay Vivid Dreamy How to Swirl Open image in Photoshop.Duplicate layer Control+J (Windows) or Command+J (Mac)Convert duplicated layer to Smart Layer, by right clicking on layer and selecting Convert to Smart Layer.Add Mezzotint Filter - Pixelate - Medium StrokesAdd radial Filter - Blur - Radial Blur - Amount 76, Blur Method Zoom, … Continue reading Black and Blue Swirl (With Instructions)

Friendly Friday Challenge – Surprise

It's been nearly two week's since we have been allowed to drive places here in England.  And then you are restricted to where you go. Anyway, last Saturday we took a trip to Herne Bay and I was surprised, to say the least at the lack of social distancing. People milling around as if it … Continue reading Friendly Friday Challenge – Surprise

Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM – 35 – Whitstable Harbour

For MWM this week, I have used an image I took at Whitstable Harbour. Last Challenge Entries Thank you to all those that submitted images to MWM - 34 Travel with Intent - Influenced by Gustav Inside Outside – bushboys world Studio Tionghan - Mid Week Monochrome MWM 34 Wildflower Starburst | Heaven's Sunshine Mid-Week … Continue reading Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM – 35 – Whitstable Harbour