Monthly Archives: March 2012

Snoozing with the daisies…

I found my dog blissfully lying in the warm sun one day, surrounded by daisies. Their custard and cream colours stood out against the bright green grass and created an idyllic scene. I took this photo from ground level because … Continue reading

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Scrawled thoughts…

I first noticed this man because of his coat. I liked the warm colours against the grey background. But as I looked closer I began to see the detail of the scene. I saw the beer can at his feet, … Continue reading

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Sugar sweet…

This sugar bowl came with the coffee at the end of my meal and there was just something about the colour of the bowl and sugar together that made me notice it. The golden granules complemented the robin egg’s blue bowl … Continue reading

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Nuzzling…

These are two New Forest ponies who nuzzled in the setting sun. Their auburn fur was such a rich colour that I chose to highlight it against a faded-colour foreground and background. I felt privileged to be able to watch their intimate … Continue reading

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Half the world…

I was so happy when I saw this message – ‘look at the sky’ – as I walked down Rue Jacob in Paris. I feel that people never look at the sky enough; we spend so much of our daily … Continue reading

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Breaking with the past…

I took this during a visit to Highgate Cemetery in London, which took me completely by surprise – it was so much more widespread than I had expected and so beautiful. Although I walked on the main paths, I also followed many … Continue reading

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While the coffee brews…

As I stood waiting for my cappuccino, I found myself glancing around the bustling café. I liked that the simple metal lights, hanging on chains from the ceiling, created an artistic atmosphere. They were a clever, retro touch to the minimalist decor and I felt that shooting … Continue reading

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