Category: Photography

Photography-Brexit

I am aware that Brexit is becoming a very divisive topic. The development today that the Houses of Parliament are to be suspended have resulted in a marked increase in the debate https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-49495757 Just a few days ago I was on a bus in Whitehall and the pictures […]

Photography-Asset Strippers

This is a very telling exhibition staged at Tate Britain. Here are some of my pictures They show an era where things were made to high quality on machine tools. Or fabrics woven and created. It is worth looking at the Manufacturers names and particularly their cities which […]

Photography-Life skills

This has been a record breaking warm Bank Holiday. So it was time to enjoy which  became a time for reflection. I was tasked to set up the Barbecue-sadly I am out of practice. I didn’t start with enough coals on the first attempt so the whole thing […]

Photography-London Eye

Its a key landmark for the city with other things to see nearby. Nearby are other significant items. The Houses of Parliament. A soldier in classic Guards uniform. A memorial to those who volunteered to fight in the Spanish Civil War between 1939 and 1939, with 526 being […]

Photography-Mad dogs

So what about Mad dogs- is this turning into a piece about rabid dogs. Well no, the usual statement is “Mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the mid day sun”. This is very apt for a bank holiday weekend where good weather is predicted. So what about […]

Photography-End of day-2

This sunset is another of my photographs. There is more to this than a simple sunset. It was because we had gone on a family holiday to a rented cottage in Cornwall. The fact that this was a sunset with the family and that I was now retired […]

Photography-Squirrelling

The same circumstances apply to us. So why did I pick squirrels for this piece? Well they are very appealing close up. The term squirrelling away is to put money aside for a cold winter The papers are full of dire warnings that we are about to enter […]