Swan on the Lake – with a Photo Tip

A pretty swan on the lake. I spotted this swan on the local lake. A nice image but very busy. De-saturating the image to just a hint of colour improved it.

Weekly Photo: Seen in London

In a recent trip to London, actually while making our way across the city to Hyde Park, we spotted this picture. Here’s an interesting mix of old and new architecture all reflected in the glass walls of two building through a gap between the two. #london #londonarchitecture #ukarchitecture #walkinginlondon #walkinginlondoncity #cityoflondon #cityoflondonpics #outandaboutinlondon #England #londonengland…

Red Robin On A Fence in Strong Wind

This little red breast robin defied the gale force winds to come and sit on our fence, feathers all ruffled. It was a windy day, not great for little birds to be out.

Golden Coffee Mug

A Golden Coffee Mug On Holiday in Mozambique. It’s Christmas and I have my camera (why wouldn’t I?). There’s just one problem. The sun rises at 4:30 a.m. I didn’t make too many morning golden hours on this trip, but I did manage to get out of bed in time to catch this beautiful golden…

House On A Hill In The Mist

A pretty scene of a house on a hill in the mists. Taken in the wine lands near Hermanus in the Western Cape area of South Africa, near Cape Town. What a beautiful place to live.  Until we explored Hermanus, we had no idea that it was a wine growing area. A wine tasting trip,…

Archipelago Colours Tote Bag for Sale by Jeremy Hayden

Take the bag with you wherever you go. They are so useful on the beach, at the mall, at school, just anywehere. The tote bag is machine washable, available in three different sizes, and includes a black strap for easy carrying on your shoulder. All totes are available for worldwide shipping and include a money-back…

Round Beach Towel

All the rage for summer 2016 – a round beach towel. These beach towels feature unique pictures from exotic beaches and local beaches.

Green Things

Green things in the garden, with the right light and a bit of rain.

Canal View at Shipley Wharf

A view along the Leeds – Liverpool canal, at Shipley Wharf, a short walk from Saltaire. This view has probably been much the same for over a century.