Symbolism: Depression

Symbolism I accepted an invitation to get involved in a project that tried to encapsulate an emotion within a single image. The project called for at least 6 images, 6 different emotions. They could be any emotion, they could be from the past or the present, however, they need to reflect you, so no smiling…

Trying few days

Problems always pop along in groups, it never seems, well to me at least, that problems come in a staggered linear fashion.   I fight with my motivation on a constant basis and it’s impacted by negative events from every angle. What they are? I suppose one of my issues is that I don’t share…

Beach posing 101

I’m getting more and more commissions for couples… every age group, I didn’t want the cheesy poses, a little creativity needs sprinkled on top…  I was doing a creative art project next to the beach, absolutely nothing to do with sand sea and sun but you know models and the attraction of sand and sea……

A little tip of the hat to f64 and a chance to breathe

I needed to get out and get some fresh air… woke with a headache which meant I wandered slowly through Finlaystone Country Estate… it was a good call. The first 2 are inspired by Ansel Adams and Imogen Cunningham, the latter is an inspiration (at a ripe old age she did some great street photography…

Reaching the crossroads of the journey in life

Honours Degree finished and although I do have a greater appreciation, however, at 53 what difference does this give me in life. It’s been a fantastic part of my journey in life, so I am ready to embrace a life more creative… what all that means I cannot grasp at the moment, I am relying…

Images in Context Experiment

I was asked at a recent exhibition what my thinking was behind the images I make… Sometime I grab something and think and at other times I look at something and drift off… we ALL do this! The latter approach is reflective and makes for the most interesting, this is one such image from this…