Drive by Shooting – Flare and Extreme Sunlight HDR

Drive by Shooting – Flare and Extreme Sunlight HDR

These photographs fall into my category of “Drive by Shootings”!

 

And now, my beauties, something with poison in it. Poppies…Poppies!

And now, my beauties, something with poison in it. Poppies…Poppies!

Oxfordshire seems to have had an exceptional year for poppy fields

 

It’s my little bit of the Andes in Oxfordshire.

It’s my little bit of the Andes in Oxfordshire.

Philippa, an Oxfordshire based Alpaca breeder has managed to raise her profile by appearing in a Channel 4 documentary, in a short film created by W+K , Wieden + Kennedy London, and sponsored by Honda.

 

Product Photography – Ghosted Mannequin Effect

Product Photography – Ghosted Mannequin Effect

Really good product photography is hard, and good clothing photography, particularly when it is not worn by a model, is very hard.

 

Stratford Races

Stratford Races

Another great photographic opportunity is a race meet on a Sunny day. It offers the colourful jockeys, the movement of the horses at full pelt and the the people in the crowds. People shooting is a pleasure at these events as people study the form and confer on their choices. Then there is the excitement [...]

 

The Natural History Museum, Oxford

The Natural History Museum, Oxford

Oxford certainly has its fair share of museums, most of which are free to visit and all of which (in my experience) are photographer friendly.

 

Brugge – It’s in Belgium

Brugge – It’s in Belgium

Another European destination that seems to be made for enthusiastic photographers. Brugge, in Belgium is one of the most picture perfect cities I’ve visited. Every street, building and square seems to have been constructed to be framed by the camera. We were in Brugge well after the end of the tourist season but still managed [...]

 

Halloween Pumpkin – My Jack-o-Lantern is a Jacko Lantern

Halloween Pumpkin – My Jack-o-Lantern is a Jacko Lantern

We went to town when we put together our Halloween pumpkin Jack-O-Lantern’s last year, and it means that we are going to have to do something even better for this years Halloween photography.

 

The Cotswolds – Snowshill Church near Stow On The Wold – Bridget Jones

The Cotswolds – Snowshill Church near Stow On The Wold – Bridget Jones

Snowshill in the north end of The Cotswolds near Stow On The Wold is a picturesque little village. Having taken a couple of HDR photographs recently, I am posting this one as it is not HDR and shows what you can get when everything transpires to give you the right light at the right time. [...]

 

Churchill Village Classic Car Show

Churchill Village Classic Car Show

Churchill Village, at the northern edge of the Cotswolds, close to Chipping Norton, Stow-on-the-Wold, Daylesford and Kingham hosts a bi-annual Classic Car Show that has grown into something of an event on the classic car calendar. The 2010 event was lucky enough to gauge the weather perfectly and attracted over 465 cars and over 3,000 [...]