Tag Archives: colour

Pink clustered petals

I am just back home from a few days away in France and Belgium where, amongst other things, I was working on my Remembrance Image Project.  The weather was warm and generally dry, with at least one day of glorious … Continue reading

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A place for colour

I write a lot on this blog about texture, pattern, and shape in photographs – I guess because these are elements which I enjoy both in my own and in other’s photography.  And when I teach, I am asked frequently … Continue reading

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Colours that call you

When I’m teaching, people often ask me about black and white photography – do I like it, when do I use it, do I set my camera to monochrome before I shoot etc.  These are all good and important questions, … Continue reading

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A trip to France

I am just back from a few days away photographing a series of WW1 commemorative events organised by the Western Front Association (WFA).  The trip began in Wiltshire, and broadly followed the route of the Royal Flying Corps (RFC) in … Continue reading

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A colourful planter

Back to Hertford again today, but not to sweeping views of the castle, streets or churches.  This time, we are focussing in on a small planter, which looked to me as if it had been fashioned from an old watering … Continue reading

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Colours and textures

As children, many of us are fascinated by the colours and textures of the world around us.  I think one of the challenges of a photographer is to rediscover that childlike delight in the spectrum of colours that surround us, … Continue reading

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Spring colour

I’ve just been teaching a residential photography course at Denman, the college of the Women’s Institute in Oxfordshire (for any interested parties, I am running the course again in September!).  On one of the days, we spent quite a bit … Continue reading

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The garden at Gilbert White’s House

The interruption in transmission for the last couple of weeks has been the result of a fortnight traveling in Germany with limited internet access.  Lots of photos were taken, and those will start to appear online over the coming weeks. … Continue reading

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