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Flower head

Whilst out over the weekend leading a photography tour in London, I was struck as many others have been by just how many flowers are coming into bloom.  There’s blossom on some of the trees, and in places not only … Continue reading

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Flowers beyond the window

Compositional techniques like framing and leading lines are not just about making pretty pictures, they should also be a key part of the way in which each picture tells its story.  With something like framing, the relationship between the frame … Continue reading

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Relaxing in the sunshine

I know I’ve been quiet for a few months – it’s been a very busy summer with touring work and my studies, but things are finally starting to quieten down a bit.  So, in the midst of the wet and … Continue reading

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Garden walk

In the course of my work on the First World War, I am starting to learn a fair amount about Rudyard Kipling who not only lost his son in the conflict, but also helped the Imperial War Graves Commission (as … Continue reading

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Delicate petals

From something big and bulky on the streets of New York with yesterday’s digger, today’s image is a complete contrast, homing in on something tiny and delicate.  I took this image when I was photographing an urban garden, and I … Continue reading

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A sense of autumn

I guess I’m about two seasons out of sync with today’s post, focussing on autumn when we are supposed to be looking forward to spring.  But when I was hunting through my photos for an image to share today, this … Continue reading

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Flower head

From one extreme to the other this week – from my last post with the expansive bulk of Bodiam Castle, to this one which shows the fine detail of a flower head.  As I have said before, one of the … Continue reading

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A seat amongst the flowers

Benches – they often just fade into the background as part of our “street furniture”.  They are something we barely notice, unless we happen to be looking for somewhere to park ourselves for a quick sandwich, or a brief respite … Continue reading

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Flashes of colour

I’ve been busy working on my photography food and drink project for the Guildhall Library, so I thought I’d ring the changes today and post up a flower picture! I’m always struck by just how much green space there is … Continue reading

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Laburnum walk

Chilly winds, rain and snow seem to be the main themes of the weather at the moment, so here’s something bright for today.  I’ve posted a different image previously of the Laburnum walk at Wilton House, but I think this … Continue reading

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