Different

Normally I concentrate on the small things when I’m out taking photos. You might see me staring closely into the hedgerow looking for Violets, or chasing butterflies, trying to get a shot. Today I decided to look for bigger things, along with my normal close-ups. This lone tree on the edge of a ploughed fieldContinue reading “Different”

Curves and Frills

I was considering what I might post on the topic of curves for the Lens-Artists Challenge #28 and thought about some curvy frilly fungi I saw growing on a tree back in the autumn. Being me, I had to figure out what kind of fungus it was before I could blog about it! It has takenContinue reading “Curves and Frills”

Of Land and Sky

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”

Christmas Morning

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”

Weekly Photo Challenge: Silhouette

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”