Beautiful Coastline

Beautiful Coastline

One place close to my heart lies on the coastline between Portland and Lulworth on the south coast of England. I’ve been fortunate to visit there most years of my life, and will hopefully continue to do so for many more years to come. Continue reading

Alternative View Of Dorset

Alternative View Of Dorset

You can only wait so long for a company to deliver your order! So having given up on ever receiving my order of darkroom chemicals and equipment, I decided to take a different path.

I discovered some premixed C41 chemicals, and a daylight developing tank from the 70’s, and decided these could be an easier solution for me to dabble in developing films taken on my La Sardina lomography camera. Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: The Sign Says

Weekly Photo Challenge: The Sign Says

I don’t often take photographs of signs, but the following hopefully fit the bill for this weeks challenge of The Sign Says.

On visiting the Paralympics in London last year, my daughter was keen to ‘play’ with the signage…

Either she is huge….

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Who, What, Where, When?

Who, What, Where, When?

This is what I asked myself when I came across three rolls of undeveloped film.

No cannisters were protecting them, and they were out on the side amongst papers to be filed! I could not remember anything about them, so it was time to get them processed. Unfortunately I’m still waiting for my order of equipment, but that’s another story!

Here are some of the more interesting results I found having scanned in the negatives. Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Escape

Escape can mean so many things, but to me freedom is what it says most. So for this weeks challenge, I have focused on escaping to freedom.

This photo shows the start of a balloon race, just after they escaped from the hands of the local school children. The colours are representative of the house colours, yellow being the house of my daughter.

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