Category Archives: Low Light

The Lovely Ladies

Recently i was out with a friend for a Saturday afternoon drink. As we sat in one of the pubs in the late afternoon we spotted these two wonderful ladies all dressed up. Although it may have seemed a little … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Moon, With Halo.

For a short time tonight, Christmas Eve, the moon had a wonderful halo surrounding it. I quickly grabbed the camera and rushed into the garden, put the camera on a tripod and captured a handful of photos before the clouds … Continue reading

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Never miss a chance…..

There often times we don’t carry around all our camera gear, usually with very good reason, but sometimes it’s worth the effort. Last night as i cycled home, i took a route that is a little out of the way, … Continue reading

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Fade to Bokeh….

The word bokeh, from the Japanese, boke, means blur, or haze. In photography it generally refers to the out of focus area in a photograph. As the out of focus area can be just as important as the in focus … Continue reading

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Low Light……..New Lens

Last Saturday i found myself standing outside a hall that was holding a folk festival. Having just tried to capture something of the event with a hundred or so people singing in an acoustically wonderful foyer, and realising that you … Continue reading

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Creepy

This is a photograph i took recently after a night at a friends birthday party. Even trying to rest the camera on some railings it was almost impossible to keep it still, especially as the gap was barely big enough … Continue reading

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About Town….

Having had a rather uninspiring walk in dreary wet weather recently in a nearby city centre, i thought i’d have another go at home yesterday. I had to meet up with a friend and fellow photographer after work, so after a cup … Continue reading

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New camera. First thoughts and photos on the Canon EOS 60D

The digital world never seems to stand still, and whilst my camera is more than capable of taking good photos, it’s sadly become a little dated. With a lot of thought i decided it was time to get something with … Continue reading

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Derby Cathedral (night shot)

A recent photo taken in Derby city centre at night. It’s taken by the River Derwent with the weir in the foreground and the Cathedral beyond. P.T.

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