Unintentionally Romantic Hoverflies

There were many hoverflies visiting my Purple Loosestrife today, it seemed to be very popular. I was taking photos and seem to have unintentionally captured the hoverflies in romantic soft focus. This was mainly because it was quite cloudy so I had my aperture very wide, leading to this very shallow depth of field. I…… Continue reading Unintentionally Romantic Hoverflies

Accidentally Dreamy

This photo was  a mistake. At the weekend I was taking close-ups of my orchid with long exposures as I was indoors and there wasn’t much light. I was changing apertures about and generally fiddling, and so I ended up with several shots that went entirely wrong. This is one of them. However … when…… Continue reading Accidentally Dreamy