2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 28

For this week’s #photoaweek, I wanted to use my Fujifilm X-T20 as I want to practice using it more regularily. I prefer using my Canon 5D iii but my Fujifilm X-T20 is my travel camera and I must get more familiar with the controls. Here’s my photos of my very patient Jack Russell.

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 26

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have continued to focus on flowers. For this week’s #photoaweek, I wanted to explore an idea that came to me while sitting on the sun lounger at the end of the day on the hottest day of the year so far. I enjoy the peace that […]

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 24

For this week’s #photoaweek, I decided to continue looking at flowers. In particular, poppies. I liked this poppy which we found on a dog walk by a local football field… the poppy was fading and was growing in front of a container with graffiti. I liked the echo of the peeling paint and the poppy […]

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 21

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have been continuing the theme of “Flowers”. For this week’s #photoaweek, I have continued to look at creating more abstract photos of flowers with different backgrounds. I took these photos using my Canon 5d iii and Zeiss 50mm lens. Today, focussing on creating a vivid yellow […]

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 20

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have been continuing the theme of “Flowers”. For this week’s #photoaweek, I have continued to look at creating more abstract photos of flowers with different backgrounds. I took these photos using my Canon 5d iii and Zeiss 50mm lens. 

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 19

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have been continuing the theme of “Flowers”. For this week’s #photoaweek, I wanted to create abstract images of the same flowers featured throughout the week. I took these photos using my Canon 5d iii and Zeiss 50mm lens. 

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 18

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have moved onto a new theme of “Flowers”. This year, in particular, I’m really enjoying seeing all the flowers in bloom. For this week’s #photoaweek, I wanted to experiment with flowers photographed on a dark background. I took these photos using my Canon 5d iii and […]

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 17

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have continued looking at my current theme of “Light”. This theme has made me look for light throughout the day and forced me to keep my eyes open. That’s why I love my daily photo challenge. For this week’s #photoaweek, I took the opportunity of a […]

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 16

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I decided to set a theme so that my photos of the day have a focus. The first theme is “Light”. For this week’s #photoaweek, I wanted to continue this theme and have spent the unusually sunny bank holiday in the garden photographing flowers/trees/leaves.

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 15

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have photographed a mixture of subjects including Nature, Animals & Food. These have all be taken on my mobile phone. For this week’s #photoaweek, I am posting a photo I took of my friends lovely black cat. I have been experimenting with my newest camera, the […]

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 14

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have looked at landscapes, reflections, flowers, the weather & urban environment. For this week’s #photoaweek, I decided to spend some time in the garden playing around with shallow depth of field and multiple exposure (Additive).

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 13

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have looked at a variety of subjects including “finding beauty”, “light” & nature. For this week’s #photoaweek, I decided to experiment further with flower photography and wide aperture. Last time I noticed chromatic aberration on a couple of the photos and wanted to see why this […]

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 12

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have looked at a variety of subjects. Mostly the images have been more of a photo journal. For this week’s #photoaweek challenge, I have revisited pet photography and my ever patient dog has been modelling for me again.

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 11

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have focused on nature and looking at the same thing in different ways. I noticed the early spring flowers blooming on our tree at the beginning of the week. With the windy and rainy weather, some of the early flowers dropped off of the tree. It […]

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 10

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have been looking at patterns & shapes. Looking at the everyday objects around us for inspiration. For this week’s #photoaweek, I decided to continue looking at patterns and shapes. I used one of the subjects photographed this week; my garden table. These images are taken using […]

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 9

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have photographed a wide range of subjects. While I was sat relaxing at home this Sunday, I noticed a new visitor to the garden… A new squirrel! If you remember Clarkson The Squirrel, here’s his cousin, “James May I have a Peanut”.

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 8

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have been drawn to photographing trees. During the week I have been wanting to also focus on “Pet Photography” and included one photo of our dog in the sunshine. Therefore, for this week’s #photoaweek challenge, I wanted to focus on Pet Photography.

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 7

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have been looking at a few different themes. These have included #findingbeauty & #homecomforts. For this week’s #photoaweek challenge, I enjoyed spending time out in the garden just contemplating what to photograph and wait for inspiration or something to capture my attention. This bird in the […]

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 6

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have been looking at a few different themes. These have included trees, sunset, pets & finding beauty in the ordinary. For this week’s #photoaweek challenge, I wanted to explore the trees that I photographed twice in my #photoaday posts. The trees are at the end of […]

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 5

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have been looking at a few different themes. These have included pets, reflections & finding beauty in the ordinary. For this week’s #photoaweek challenge, I wanted to explore the theme of #reflections and #findingbeauty. These leaves in the partially frozen water of my bird feeder have […]

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 4

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have been looking at a few different themes. My favourite theme for the week was #reflections. For this week’s #photoaweek challenge, I was going to explore this theme further. However, just after I photographed the plane trail in the sky, there was such a beautiful sunset […]

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 3

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have been looking at a few different themes. These themes included “Reflections”, “Pet Photography” and “Home Comforts”. For this week’s #photoaweek challenge, I wanted to focus on Pet Photography. Here are the photos I took this week:

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 2

This week in my #photoaday challenge over on Instagram, I have been looking at two themes. These themes included “Finding Beauty” and “Home Comforts”. For week 2 of my #photoaweek challenge, using my “proper” camera, I wanted to continue the theme of home comforts. Looking around the home for things that bring you joy and comfort. […]

2019 – #photoaweek challenge week 1

I wanted to push myself more in my photography this year, whilst also (and most importantly) having fun and exploring. Alongside my #photoaday challenge, using my phone as my camera, I’m also doing a #photoaweek challenge with my “proper” cameras. I will experiment, there will be a huge variety of subjects and techniques. Some of […]