Monthly Archives: April 2017

Whitelees Wind Farm

I went somewhat unprepared for the howling wind on Sunday evening’s wander with a small group of camera club friends to Whitelees Wind Farm.  The clue of course was in the title.  Had it been called the Whitelees Gentle Breeze … Continue reading

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Sunday night was the second of my shoots with make up students of their work for their graded units. This time the theme was Malificent. Compared with last week’s shoot which was an outdoor shoot mired by good old Scottish … Continue reading

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Summerlee Industrial Museum 3D Anaglyphs

An Easter weekend family outing on Saturday to Summerll Indutrial Museum ( provided a few opportunities for some 3D Anaglyph photography. With these shots I have tried to make use of post processing in lightroom to bring something a … Continue reading

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The Beast of Calder Water

Tonight was the night of this week’s big photoshoot. The brief was simple “an outdoor portrait in twilight lighting” for a make up artistry student’s portfolio. And the model? A cave dwelling man eating mutant! What could go wrong? After … Continue reading

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Back to the Marsh

I’ve been making a concerted effort this past week or two to get out with my camera as often as is reasonably practicable. This morning I could have seen it far enough when I woke up and felt the cold … Continue reading

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Glasgow Architecture

Back to the daily theme today. My incomplete theme from Wednesday was “architecture” and today I had time to get out on my lunch hour in an effort to fulfil the brief. I was spurred on by a fabulous lecture … Continue reading

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Another day, another photographic challenge.

Well, nearly. Charged my camera batteries and formatted my memory cards in anticipation of another lunch hour of photography.  However a lengthy lunch time meeting put that idea to rest.  So today’s challenge theme of “Architecture” is on hold. But … Continue reading

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Green with envy for blue.

Today I set myself the challenge of shooting a photograph with a green subject… Walking around Glasgow City Centre during my lunch hour I realised just how much greenery there is around our urban environment.  It was certainly a reminder … Continue reading

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Seeing RED

I’ve never been one for taking part in a photo a day challenge, not because I’m too lazy, but life out with photography can be busy, so rather than embark on a task that I know I’ll struggle to complete, … Continue reading

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Another Morning on Cathkin Marsh

I awoke on Saturday morning determined to add new photograph to my portfolio without interfering with family plans for the day. At 7:45 I was sitting in the hide at Cathkin Marsh wildlife reserve with my Sigma 150-600 scanning the … Continue reading

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