Weekly Photo Challenge: Beginning

This week’s photo challenge is “Beginning”. This made me think about when I began to use a DSLR for the first time, so I looked back in my photos. I bought a second hand DSLR (a Canon 400D) from a friend back in May 2012, and was very excited to get using it. The followingContinue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: Beginning”

Weekly Photo Challenge: Curves

I was thinking about a photo for the photo challenge this week, and to be honest there are loads that would fit – there’s so much in nature which is curved! I spent a while thinking which photo to choose and decided to go for this close up of droplets on a yellow poppy. IContinue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: Curves”

Yellow Poppy

Yellow Poppy, a photo by suzypud on Flickr. The weather has turned a bit damp now, but here’s a nice bit of sunshine yellow from a couple of days ago. I’m lucky enough to have this wild yellow poppy growing in my garden and I love getting photos of it. There may be more fromContinue reading “Yellow Poppy”

Heart of Gold

These photos are from back in August. I came upon this flower while wandering around a castle filled with many many tourists. I felt slightly silly stopping and squatting taking macro shots while everyone else was busy looking at castle walls and cannons, but that’s just the way I am! I believe it is anContinue reading “Heart of Gold”