Category: Photography

I’m not a mobile phone user but …

Friends and family know not to expect me to answer my mobile phone and that it might take me a day or two to respond to texts because…

The joy of a street photograph

I’ve long been a fan of street photography – Edith Meier, as unstable as she might have been, has always been a bit of an icon to me….

Winter lights at Canary Wharf

Sadly, a bad back meant I only managed to see some of the winter lights this year – but I enjoyed what I saw, and it was great…

Blue skies are over rated

One of the things that I most like about Ireland (apart from my lovely relatives) is the fact that I can take the same picture every year and…

Smelly but beautiful

Rotorua’s geothermal waters are beautiful – if smelly. The bright turquoise and orange ‘lakes’ are just glorious. Icing on the cake was the reaction I got when I…

Found on the beach

This was an odd juxtaposition that I came across while walking on the beach. I guess that the yellow object is from a boat – and that some…

Traffic calming measures

Sometimes you look forward to something and it can be a disappointment  – not so Pompeii.  It was as amazing as I thought it would be, but for…

The colour purple …

I didn’t realise until I started looking back over my photos that I quite like taking pictures of flowers – and if they are purple or yellow (or…

Converted to wildlife

Visiting nature reserves is not my idea of fun – or at least it wasn’t until I saw 100’s of elephants roaming free in a park in Sri…

Blue patterns

I saw a lot of blue when I was in Uzbekistan, and patterns can seem to merge into each other. When I look at these photos again, I…