Finding the time for photography can be difficult. We all have busy lives, commitments and things we need to be getting on with, all of which seem to get in the way of our passions. I took this photo before work yesterday, at 6am, the only window I've had this week for a mini shoot :/
The countryside is a great subject for photography anyway, but at sunset it takes on a whole new level and becomes a photographers dream. This is a local field next to a pub (convenient), you have to walk through the field to get to the lake that I shoot so much.
Most photographers can remember why they started to take photos, and why they still do. There are many things that should ring a bell in your head to say that your becoming addicted to the art, some of which are below - recognise any of these?!
Summer seems to be arriving in the UK. Today was the first day that it's felt like you can get away without taking a coat out with you. To mark the occasion I took a walk around a local lake after work, to capture a few 'summery' shots.
Being stuck indoors on a rainy day needn't be a write off where your photography's concerned. There's loads of interesting, new and productive photography related things you can do to keep yourself amused and your creative juices flowing!
It's been a great week for photography news on the internet. Below are a few of the interesting links shared via Twitter.
10 stop filters increase the exposure by ten stops which allow the slight motion of any scene to be captured. Often used to photograph scenes containing clouds and water, the final image contains scenes of smoke like water and clouds that appear seared across the frame. Below are some examples of the great images taken using a 10 stop filter.