Seven-day​ b&w challenge – all in one post

I've lost my mojo and my phojo!

l.a.y.e.r.e.d.

Focusing on depth and texture to give a sense of layers.

Travel theme: Steps

Stairs and steps - is there a difference?

Waiting to be part of the pack

Last December, we went to a local game reserve as a family. Our accommodation was in a fenced off area so our dogs could come too, without disturbing the game. There was a large open-air area for communal cooking and eating, which conveniently had gates to keep animals out. When he wasn't chasing dragonflies around … Continue reading Waiting to be part of the pack

2017 – Top 10 favorites from B&W February

Here are 10 of my favourite black and white images from 2016 My love affair with black and white photography continues. Read about it here My own love affair with B&W photography 1. Speicherstadt Warehouse District, Hamburg, Germany. So many fabulous photo opportunities! 2. Beach-ception, Kenton-on-Sea, South Africa. An abstract of the the sand and […]

My top 10 black and white images from 2016

My love affair with black and white photography continues. Read more about where it started and how it continues here. I do occasional posts about my continuing journey and selections of favorites from various challenges that I participate in. Here are 10 of my favourite black and white images from 2016 1. Speicherstadt Warehouse District, Hamburg, … Continue reading My top 10 black and white images from 2016

Shadow Delights

One of the things I really enjoy about public holidays is the sense that it is unexpected time out. For me, these days off are more precious than weekends because they offer time to just ‘be’. 

My love affair with black and white photography

I have to say straight off, that these are of course not my photographs! Many will recognise them as the work of Henri Cartier-Bresson who I talk about in this post. Looking at these photos, there is something about a black and white photograph that catches my attention. The way that the lack of colour strips away all the distractions, allowing me to focus on the shapes, patterns, lines, light, shadows...

Leafy six word stories

Another in my occasional six word story series, this time about crispy autumn leaves