Rose Bud

This was another thing I found in my parents’ garden yesterday during a little wander. I’m not sure if there really ought to be rose buds at this time of year and I fear frost may get it, but it was a welcome sight when there’s not much colour left.

Stormy Tears

The weather is atrocious as I’m sure you know if you are in the UK. It’s not really ideal for macro photos as even when the rain stops it’s too windy! I sneaked out for five minutes today to try and get some shots of droplets on leaves. There was too much wind and not…… Continue reading Stormy Tears

Morning Raindrops

We had some rain yesterday and overnight after a long dry period. The plants were crying out for it and so was I if I’m honest – the heat has been too much for me. This morning the sun was shining and the garden was covered in droplets so we had to pop out and…… Continue reading Morning Raindrops


darkness comes early to this clouded world reduced to grey-scale where even greens are grey and the greys hang low drip-dripping in murky puddles of endless dim reflection and stranger yet the knowledge of my strength in the midst of this mist untouched by the moisture in the air

Macro Droplet Heaven

There hasn’t been a lot of macro going on here lately has there? Although I have been using the macro lens for various wildlife instead! But today I bring you some macro shots I took in Bournemouth before I got so excited about the squirrels, ducks, gulls and pigeons 🙂 It was a damp morning,…… Continue reading Macro Droplet Heaven