Image of the Week #17

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This week in image of the week: This has got to be one of my all time favourite photographs (of mine), I love finding a chance to take a photo slightly differently and although on it’s own Albert Dock (in Liverpool) is a very interesting and historic subject I thought it’s reflection would look just as good. It’s one of …

Image of the Week #16

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This week in image of the week: We went to Conwy in Snowdonia, Wales yesterday, it was a bitterly cold day although it was sunny (at times), and there was snow on the mountain tops. So there were some wonderful views of the mountains. This is a shot of the Conwy valley from just outside of Conwy itself behind the …

My First Month of Project 365!

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Well I have finished the first month of my Project 365, the first milestone. I’ve uploaded all my photos to my Flickr account, except two which I took on my mobile phone, I’m still looking for the lead to upload them to my computer! I’m not doing a specific project 365, like a self portrait one. I’m more documenting my …

TPB Monthly Round Up #3

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Here’s the TPB monthly round up for March, doesn’t time fly! I’ve found some really interesting information this month, so without waffling on too much about it here they are: You may have heard me talking about the Photography 101 course that I am following on The Digital Photography School blog, well they are written by an Austrailian photographer called …

Wirral Egg Run Photos 2008

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Wirral Egg Run The Wirral Egg Run is a charity event that is held every year the week before Easter. Bikers gather at New Brighton with their easter eggs or donations and then ride through the Wirral ending up a Clatterbridge Hospital, to drop their eggs off for children in hospital over the easter period. Donations are collected for the …

Image of the Week #13

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This week in image of the week (week 13 lucky for some!): This was taken with my usual Traveler DC-5080 in late afternoon, on a very windy day. I had just walked through a lovely piece of untouched wind blown sand and thought I would take a photo of it with the sun in the background. I don’t know about …

Image of the Week #12

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This week in image of the week: With it being my first week of taking part in Project 365, a photo a day for a year. I thought I would use one of the photographs I took this week. This is a sculpture of a clown at the entrance of New Brighton, which back in victorian times was as big …

New Photography 101 Course

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This blog is about my journey as a photographer, and what I am learning along the way about digital photography and experimenting with it. All journeys have a start and a finish although the part in the middle can be different lengths there is always a start and a finish. Although I have taken photographs for years I have only …

Image of the Week #11

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This week in image of the week: This is a shot of Perch Rock Lighthouse in New Brighton, Wirral. It was an extremely windy day as you can see from the tide which is the River Mersey, so I had to steady myself on Fort Perch Rock to my right. I love the color gradient of the sky in this …