Every year in September our photographic club, the Adderbury Deddington and District Photographic Society holds its annual photographic exhibition. Usually this is a display of work from the last year. Now, our club is non-competitive.
Snapseed – an interesting piece of software delivering the ability to process photos on Android. Spotted this excellent picture and had to re-blog it.
He’s flying inverted. On a motorcycle. Doing a loop at about 15 metres. Crazy motorcycle stuntman giving a show in mid-air.
An incredible sunset taken many years ago in Dundee, South Africa. Shot this originally on transparency film, but it was on that had to be scanned. This was one of those times when I went
As we drove in, queueing for parking, objective number one was clearly in sight – the Jabberwocky’s green van. But we knew before we left home how that would go: brunch split between one of
A hedgehog in the garden paying us a visit. It’s unusual to see a healthy looking hedgehog in the garden when it is still light. The camera was ready!
All the rage for summer 2016 – a round beach towel. These beach towels feature unique pictures from exotic beaches and local beaches.
Colours of the low tide showing the deep channels in the Bazaruto Archipelago, Mozambique.
A beach at Bazaruto Island off the Mozambique Coast seems to go on and on.
Ripples in the Sand on a Bazaruto Island beach after the tide has gone out.
A crab in the surf on Magaruque Island in the Bazaruto Island, Mozambique.
Here’s a bit of desert island photography. These two shots make me think of a desert island, with a big empty beach and the sea on the horizon. Actually the
A sea view is a big plus for holiday accomodation. A sea view with a sunrise is fantastic.
A very defensive crab on a Bazaruto beach.
Kudu bulls drinking at a waterhole in Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. from my photo archives.
A happy cat. Happy that, as the weather cools down, she has found a warm lap.
Autumn roses and autumn colours
It’s autumn and the leaves are turning to yellow and gold. We took a walk in a London garden and found these beautiful autumn flowers.
The best camera for the job is the camera in your hand.
A monochrome orchid. Sometimes even pretty coloured flowers look good in black and white.
Motorcycles take over the town for the annual Brackley Festival of Motorcycling. A great opportunity for bikers young and old to come together and have fun.
My photo reached position 128 on Flickr Explore! I am not a regular Flickr user, so quite surprised at the popularity of the photo.
The Stratford River Festival 2015. A nice annual event held in Straford-upon-Avon.
Nearly 3 months since the last up date to this blog. It has been a busy three months, with much happening like training, building and a holiday trip. The picture above is a hint.
The English weather cleared just enough to give me a view of the solar eclipse 2015.
A pair of photos, taken less than 2 minutes apart, showing the difference in the light which a hole in a cloud makes.
With the crazy climate change weather, this little patch of grass soon tells us it is spring.
Just one tree. In a field on a farm. And it makes an interesting black and white composition, with its twisted branches rising into a cloudy sky.
No snow. No winter photos. But we have to keep on shooting.
Party photos can be a challenge, especially at a birthday party, and especially whien they are outside your photographic comfort zone.