Author Archives: John

Odds and Ends

I’ve resolved to keep a camera with me as much as I can. So yesterday evening I took my camera with me as we sat outside watching the sun going down. It’s been a scorching hot week so we’ve been … Continue reading

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Rainy Day

It’s July, Summer’s peak, so of course it’s raining and it’s so easy to just stay inside. Now I’ll admit that there are plenty of interesting images to be made in the house, not least by controlling the light using … Continue reading

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Pick a Project

One of the traps that I fall into with photography is to wait until I have some grand, artistic idea before I start shooting. And, to be honest, I rarely have the inspiration to create a set of specific images … Continue reading

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Do You Have to Follow the Rules?

In my photography lessons I introduce the ‘rules’ for altering shutter speed, aperture and ISO to achieve an appropriate exposure without blur. But there are times, actually many times if you’re so inclined, when you might want to bend or … Continue reading

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A Windy Beach Walk

I’ve made a resolution. I’m going to take a camera with me wherever I go, not my phone camera but a real one, one with a proper lens. Helen and I drove to Newgale and enjoyed a walk on the … Continue reading

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