Day 24 and I’m feeling the Love…

The most regretful people on earth are those who felt the call to creative work, who felt their own creative power restive and uprising, and gave to it neither power nor time.           ~  Mary Oliver For the past 24 days I’ve been going to bed with a smile on my […]

Passion, Photography, Photo-Contests & Perseverance…

Do you love photography?  You’re here reading this blog so I am betting you do.  I am also betting that it’s a bit of an all consuming passion – almost obsessive and takes up a lot of your time, energy and thoughts as well as any spare pennies that you might have. I am also […]

Still-Life Blog or Nuala Get Your Ruler

Still Life in Photography  (Nuala get Your Ruler..)  A Painter is tasked with painting a bowl of fruit. We all did this at school, easy right…? Anyone can do it, no problem…? Then why are all the school paintings not hanging in galleries the world over.  Firstly, there wouldn’t be enough room but mainly most […]

February 2017 Chester Academy Evening – Conceptual Photography

February Chester Academy Evening – Conceptual Photography Thursday night at the Crowne Plaza hotel could only mean one thing, it was the Chester Welshot Academy evening. The vagaries of Chester traffic meant the delegates arrived in drips and drabs so to fill in time whilst we waited for our guest speaker, Lee gave those present […]