There’s something pleasing about a lone tree silhouetted against the sky. You might say it is a harmonious photograph. Harmonious: forming a pleasing and consistent whole. Or you could just say it looks nice… And later, the sunset was burning up the sky behind the Beech tree in the garden so I grabbed another silhouette shot.Continue reading “Of Land and Sky”
Right now it’s Christmas morning and it’s very quiet in my house. I’m the only one up. I’m not complaining as I like a quiet morning to potter about, drink tea, read blogs and catch up on Facebook etc. Right now it’s just me and the trees and the cat 🙂 Later the teens willContinue reading “Christmas Morning”
This is where I live, where I walk, where I poke around in hedgerows, squat (painfully) photographing tiny things, and occasionally I change my lens and look up at the beautiful blue sky, and thank my lucky stars that I live in such a lovely place.
This week’s photo challenge set me thinking I’m sure I have some nice silhouettes somewhere! I had a good poke around my archives and found these sunsets from back in April. Trees and roofs silhouetted against the sky: And normally electricity wires in a photo may not be liked, but I quite like the contrastContinue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: Silhouette”
The weather has begun to improve thankfully, but it was a bit late in the day to go looking for spring flowers to photograph. I have my fingers crossed for tomorrow. Meanwhile, this evening I noticed that the sky was looking pretty and decided to grab my camera, tripod and laptop and have a goContinue reading “Sunset”
No rain today! It was very cold though. I spent quite a long time outdoors as my daughter was at a Show Jumping competition, and then later we went for a walk. My fingers and toes were getting so cold! But it was lovely to see some blue sky for a change 🙂 This imageContinue reading “Blue Sky”
A quick set of photos taken from just outside the front door, put together in HDR Efex to allow the sky and leaves to both show up clearly. It’s a little bit odd because of a lot of ghosting as the leaves were blowing but I think it captures the scene quite well.
I’m not at work today so I decided to do some more experimenting with time-lapse. This time it was daylight which is helpful, and I had some cloud moving across the sky which makes it a whole lot more interesting. I actually did this through the living room window, which means there are a fewContinue reading “Cloud & Wind Time-Lapse”
emerging from the shadowed forest the sky is vast an open endless opalescent freedom so far away and yet I trail a finger touch my tongue and taste the soft pink haze of cloud
Today we had a little wander round Aberystwyth while we had some time to spare. We walked round the castle and along the seafront a little before it was time to go again. I liked the look of the castle ruins against the beautiful sky, and I’ve used HDR Efex Pro to pull together 3Continue reading “Aberystwyth Castle”