Living joyfully: A Photo Walk & Memories

Sometimes normal things unexpectedly turn into joyful things! Yesterday, my son and I arranged to have a walk around our university campus to take some pics before we leave Grahamstown. I was here as a student in the early 80s and he has just finished his first year. I also currently work at the university, … Continue reading Living joyfully: A Photo Walk & Memories

Anatomy of a thunderstorm

Recently, as a thunderstorm approached I was around to see how it developed. Of course, I had my camera to capture it.Ā I live on a hill that overlooks the town and have taken a ton of photographs with the tag ā€˜view from my loungeā€™. I am so fortunate to have a stunning view which changes … Continue reading Anatomy of a thunderstorm

Quirky wall displays

I love quirky decor and wall displays. You know - decor that isĀ different or unusualĀ butĀ in a good way. For me, quirky decor is about the creative juxtapositionĀ of items, re-using sold stuff in original ways, striking colour combinations and so on. For me, the arrangement of the items in the pic below is an example of … Continue reading Quirky wall displays

The story of ‘Periscope’

This photo is one of my all time favourites and one that gets a lot of likes on the photography sites I belong to. So I did an imaginary interview with myself to tell the story of this photograph. * Where did you take this photo? This was taken at a listed building in Grahamstown, … Continue reading The story of ‘Periscope’

Finding the hidden corners of my town

I am now well into the 4th year of my 365 photography project. In the time I have been doing it, I thought that I had thoroughly exhausted photographing my town. It's a small place and even though it is classified as a city because of its cathedral, it is really just a small country … Continue reading Finding the hidden corners of my town

5 reasons to photograph the Old Provost

I live in a small town in the Eastern Cape province in South Africa. Well I call it a town but it is actually classified as a city due to the fact that it has a Cathedral. Grahamstown has 60 churches and is sometimes referred to as the City of Saints. The town has a … Continue reading 5 reasons to photograph the Old Provost