2017 has been a cracking year for me. Lots of travel, lots of places to go and things to see. I’ve been sat here on New Year’s Eve Eve reviewing some of the places I’ve been and the things I’ve seen. And here’s a sample and a reminder. Where I have written about the experience … More 2017, a year in photo review
I always thought, quite romantically perhaps, that the idea of social media was to bring people together. It was almost like in a more inclusive, closer-knit world, the opportunities to make connections with other human beings were more plentiful. We were ‘stronger together’ and connected in more ways. I was wrong. Social media is far … More Anti-social media
The fifth and final installment. In many ways I am glad it’s finished. It’s been an interesting project and I’ve had to think, sometimes, hard about what fits the prompt. Other times inspiration has hit at the right moment. Here are the final seven images. 25. Simple 26. Jump 27. A challenge 28. A personality … More January Photo a Day Challenge #5
The fourth installment. I’ve really enjoyed capturing these images. Some required a little bit of thought. Others just seemed to “be there” at the right moment. 19. Icy/Ice 20. Imperfect 21. Noise 22. From where I stand 23. A favourite thing 24. Shiny Next up are simple, jump, a challenge, a personality trait, on my … More January Photo a Day Challenge #4
Part three. Happy and exercise were difficult because I rarely am and rarely do these days. But I managed. 13. Ordinary 14. Close-up 15. Candid 16. Happy 17. In my home 18. exercise Next up are icy/ice, imperfect, noise, from where I stand, a favourite thing and shiny.
The second part of the January Photo a Day challenge. Some of these were tough. Texture seems like an easy concept but getting something to fit and not be overly bland required a bit of thought. Bright just hit at the right moment. In bed thinking of inspiration, turned my head to one side. 7. … More January Photo a Day Challenge #2
I did this last January and enjoyed the results. Sometimes you gotta think hard about what you’re going to post to fit with the prompt. Here are the first six from 2015: 1. New 2. Change 3. Organise 4. Black & white 5. Clean 6. Outside Next up are dark, from a low angle, colorful, … More January Photo a Day Challenge #1
I’m as guilty as anyone of living my life through social media. It seems like every single major or minor event is shared with friends and strangers alike. But one thing which has recently occurred to me is how much we miss when viewing life through a social media lense. It seems that we are … More Life through a social media lense