Taken a few weeks ago these shots really convey the colours we enjoy here in the UK in spring.
After such a miserable winter it is fantastic to be amongst nature again, feeling the warmth of the sun on your back, enjoying the fragrances of the season and taking great joy in the colours. Springtime in the UK is glorious.
If you're having a bad day or just need cheering up then here is a flower, preserved in ice, sent from me to you. The daffodils are at their best at the moment. The ice respresents how cold it has been in the UK since Easter.
If youre having a difficult day then here is a bunch of flowers to cheer you up
These pictures are for anyone feeling a bit down today. They come with a message that "the World is a beautiful place" if you look for it. Springtime and our freedom really are on their way. And has a season ever been so welcomed or wanted as Spring 2021.
To garden is to always live in the future. While Christmas and the winter winds have yet to arrive, i am planning springtime. I have a few bulbs still to plant on Saturday as it is a good day for working with flowering plants and i am organising my seed order. What to grow, where, … Continue reading Planning for Spring
Abandoned car sales showroom and petrol station buildings. Day 2 was the hottest day we've had since May. I wasn't going to miss that so i grabbed my cameras and went for a walk past farmers fields to the now abandoned car sales showroom and petrol forecourt. The light was perfect and i was really … Continue reading Gardening Leave Day 2
First of all may i say "hello" to my new subscribers. You are all welcome. Normally i use this blog to let my photography tell a story. It is both a showcase for my work and a diary of what i do to try and keep positive. But in these strange times i have changed … Continue reading Lockdown Day 38 – Rain, sun and everything in-between
Sunday April 26. Lockdown Day 33. I know for those of us in furlough a Sunday is just another day but it really doesn't feel it. We're about to start week 6 of the lockdown and the lines between our old ways and the new are starting to blur, but not completely. For some … Continue reading Photography in the lockdown – flowers & software
Saturday April 25th. Lockdown Day 32. Tried shooting a few optical illusion pictures today. Simply used a glass of water and shot right through it. I try to stay in at weekends, delaying my daily exercise until Monday. Otherwise i feel there will be too many people out. Having said that the traffic outside is … Continue reading Optical Illusions & abstract images with my camera