IR & B&W Side by Side

Rather than just write brief, somewhat condescending sounding comments to Bookstooge about Infrared and Black and White, I thought making a Side by Side comparison of the two (as suggested) would be a better way to show the difference between the two sorts of photography. These aren’t the most spectacular photographs ever; I was walking…

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Infrared: Heaton Park

Off on another adventure today, this time to Heaton Park – where we explored, fed squirrels and spent two hours on a bouncy-castle! All the while, I had the Infrared camera in tow again and took a few more pictures with it. I’m really starting to get a taste for this style of photography and…

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Infrared

Recently, Mal Holmes, gave a presentation at Bury Photography Society about Infrared photography and I was somewhat captivated by the notion of it. I have recently found myself missing the technical side of photography – printing & processing film mostly – and because Infrared photography seemed so technical I thought that it was fascinating. The…

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Bombin’ it!

I’ve been trying my hand at competitions at the local Photographic Society, these are members-only contests that are divided up into three sections. Club Class, Advanced Monochrome and Advanced Colour. They happen every other month in DPI and Print format. My first venture was very encouraging – it was the print round and I submitted…

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Droplets

I’m slowly trying to introduce photography back in my life in one way or another – I am finding the juggling between being  an Illustrator/Artist, Mummy and Photographer a bit tricky; finding places to go where I can take the camera and my son is a challenge in itself, so I am always looking for…

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Bike Space Marine

I was a little undecided on what to photograph today, so grabbed the nearest model. One of my many unfinished Space Marine bikers! Because they are currently unfinished, I thought I would spare everyone the grey of unsprayed and unpainted plastic and shoot in black and white – this also gave me the chance to…

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Photovember #12

So, why has this rather fuzzy photograph made the ‘Photo of the day’? Well, for a couple of reasons. I know the writing isn’t in English, but you might notice the name ‘Grahama Mastertona’ on the pen. Which, I am assuming, is Graham Masterton in polish? I was sent an email from the authors mailing…

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