Reducing The Clarity

Reducing The Clarity

When taking photographs, we typically try to get them as 'pin-sharp' as possible; but keeping those hands steady, especially with a heavy camera and lens, can be quite a challenge sometimes. For those shots that are perhaps not as sharp as we would like, editing programmes such as Photoshop contain tools and options that can [...]

Birthday Memories, courtesy of Facebook

Today is the 'dreaded' day; another year, another period of reflection and anticipation. I was just looking through Facebook, at the 'memories' section, where I could see posts from previous birthdays, and firstly, it's hard to believe that it's 2 years since I celebrated my 60th with a wonderful party in Gabiano, Italy. I know [...]

A New York day out | Part 2

A New York day out | Part 2

Leaving Liberty Island, you can't help but think you've already had a pretty fantastic experience, but there was much more to come on this special day out - however, whilst we enjoyed the short cruise towards Ellis Island, my camera was still focused on the Great Lady. Ellis Island Prior to this trip, I didn't [...]