CBWC – Photo A Week – Fences and Gates

Ashenbank Woods near Cobham in Kent. Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: Canon EF-S18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS F/Number: f/8.0ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 28 mmShutter Speed: 1/60 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom ClassicPhotographer: Ashley Ryan The Monochrome image is Posted as Part of Cee's CBWC Photography Challenge - Fences and Gates and the Colour version is for Nancy Merrill's A Photo … Continue reading CBWC – Photo A Week – Fences and Gates

Pull Up at Seat Photo Challenge Week 32

A photograph of the woodlands at Rosemoor Gardens in Devon processed in Photoshop and Topaz Studio Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: Canon EF-S18-200mm f3.5-5.6 ISF/Number: f/5.6ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 20 mmShutter Speed: 1/60 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC, Topas Studio 2 and PhotoshopPhotographer: Ashley Ryan You can even find a seat even in the woods... there are … Continue reading Pull Up at Seat Photo Challenge Week 32

Adding a Radiance Filter in Topaz Studio 2

A photograph of Ashenbank Woods in Cobham Kent Processed in Lightroom, Photoshop and Topaz Studio 2. Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: Canon EF-S24mm f/2.8 STMF/Number: f/7.1ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 24 mmShutter Speed: 1/60 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC, Topas Studio 2 and PhotoshopPhotographer: Bren Ryan Last night I was playing around with an image I photographed of … Continue reading Adding a Radiance Filter in Topaz Studio 2

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #158 – Along Back Country Roads

It is so great to be able to venture out again... I don't know about you but I really have suffered with Covid Lockdowns and being confined to home. The only thing good to come out of the Covid Lockdown was I eventually got my hip replaced... the downside to that was we both had … Continue reading Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #158 – Along Back Country Roads

Finally…

A photograph of the woodland at High Elms Country Park Camera: Canon EOS 1100DLens: Canon EF75-300mm f/4-5.6F/Number: f/6.3ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 75 mmShutter Speed: 1/125 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom Classic and Photoshop Finally, I am back in business with Photoshop... thank you Hubby!! I think to be honest he's had enough of my moaning. All the … Continue reading Finally…

Sunday Catchup

Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: Canon EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 ISF/Number: f/8.0ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 50 mmShutter Speed: 1/8 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC First of all my sincere apologies for not posting or doing our challenges for the last couple of weeks, but unfortunately our minds have been elsewhere as we have suffered a bereavement in the … Continue reading Sunday Catchup

A Photo a Week Challenge: All About the Scenery

Shorne Country Park near Shorne in Kent. Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STMF/Number: f/7.1ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 18mmShutter Speed: 1/60 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC Posted as Part of Nancy Merrill's A Photo a Week Challenge: All About the Scenery.

Paint Effect – Woodland Trees

Camera Settings Camera: Canon EOS 600DLens: EF-S55-250mm f4-5.6 IS IIF/Number: f/5.0ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 55mm Shutter Speed: 1/25 secSoftware: Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom Classic In Lightroom Original Image Lens Corrections PanelRemove Chromatic AberrationEnable Profile CorrectionsTransform PanelAuto SelectedBasic PanelProfile Adobe ColourTemp 5200Tint +4Dehaze +16Vibrance +5Saturation -4HSL PanelHueOrange +37Yellow -49Green +9Details PanelSharpeningAmount 98Radius 10Detail 25Masking 100Noise ReductionLuminance … Continue reading Paint Effect – Woodland Trees

A Photo a Week Challenge: Landscape

Being a landscape photographer... the challenge, set by Nancy, is just up my street.  So I thought I would show you a gallery of landscape images we've photographed over the years.   Have a great weekend everyone !! Posted as Part of Nancy Merrill's A Photo A WeekPhotography Challenge.

Tuesday Photo Challenge – Trees

One of my favourite wooded areas local to us is Ashenbank Woods at Cobham.  Just a couple of miles from us.. and we have pure beauty, especially in bluebell season. Posted as part of Frank's Tuesday Photography Challenge - Trees.  

Motion Blur – Giving it a go

I have seen numerous photographs across the internet of motion blur.  I am beginning to quite like this effect.  So I thought I'd give it a go. For the above shot.  I just sent the image into Photoshop from Lightroom.  Then once in Photoshop, I duplicated the layer. Then I added a motion blur filter … Continue reading Motion Blur – Giving it a go

Photo for the Week – 45 – Woodland Walks

First of all, thank you to all those that participated in last week's challenge.  What great images for last week's challenge.  I am truly grateful for to all those that participated. So the challenge for this week is Woodland Walks. My favourite thing to do is to walk through the woodland.  I just love how … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 45 – Woodland Walks

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #63 – Magical

“There is a secret garden where miracles and magic abound, and it’s available to anyone who makes the choice to visit here.” ~Dr Wayne Dyer To me, the 'secret garden' has to be woodlands.  Where you never know what is around the corner or the next tree. And when you stumble on bluebells growing proudly … Continue reading Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #63 – Magical

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #52: Serenity

Serenity... the topic for last week's Lens-Artists challenge set by Patti. There is nothing more serene than sitting on a bench in woodland, admiring nature at it's best and listening to the breeze blowing through the trees as it mingles with bird-song.