One Word Sunday


One Word Sunday: Below

Autumn colour below Bickerton Hill in southern Cheshire, England.

Bickerton Hill is the southern end of a sandstone ridge sticking out of the Cheshire plain. This photo was taken from is the site of an iron age hill known as Maiden Castle.

This is my contribution to Debbie’s One Word Sunday: Below prompt.


One Image/One Story

This week Ann-Christine has given us the prompt One Image/One Story for the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge.

After some thought I drew up a shortlist of around ten images/situations. I then whittled the list down to four.

Tuesday Photo Challeng - Number

15 hours down, 9 to go. A dawn pit stop on Sunday morning for Team Bike during the 1982 Le Mans 24 hour motorcycle endurance race in France.

Lens-Artists: One Image/One Story

Is this the new universal litter? Has the disposable facemask replaced the plastic water bottle as the universal piece of litter? Photographed recently on the Colpoy’s Bay shoreline.

A Photo a Week Challenge: Summer Vacation 2020

Peeping at the photographer. A summer plumage male American Goldfinch peeps around a fence post near Punnichy, Saskatchewan, Canada. The old license plate is being used to stop the fence post splitting further.

On the Hunt for Joy: Put Your Collections on Display

45 years using Olympus cameras. A selection of the Olympus cameras I have owned and used over the years. Having got interested in photography in the mid 1970s I purchased my first Olympus camera in 1976. Taken with a Sony mirrorless camera after I became unhappy with the direction Olympus were taking with their camera design.

Cosmic Photo Challenge


Two different types of movement recorded with a camera.

Intentional camera movement where the camera is moved during exposure and live composite where the camera record’s movement during exposure.

This is my contribution to Dale’s Cosmic Photo Challenge: Art for Art’s Sake prompt.

Lens-Artists: You Pick It!

Intentional camera movement of trees in early spring.

Cosmic Photo Challenge: Look to the Skies

A 40 minute live composite exposure of Colpoy’s Bay at twilight with the lights of several vehicles travelling along Mallory Beach Road.

2021: ICM of tree bark

Intentional camera movement of tree bark.

2021:Pastel colours in the clouds

A live composite exposure of clouds moving across Colpoy’s Bay at sunrise. Taken with the TTArtisan 7.5mm fisheye lens.

Six Word Saturday

Heading Up the Bay at Speed

2021: Heading Up the Bay at Speed

Storm clouds moving up Colpoy’s Bay on the South Bruce Peninsula at dawn recently.

The clouds were moving fast, this is a one minute live composite exposure.

This is my contribution to Debbie’s Six Word Saturday photo challenge.

Throwback Thursday

Last Mountain Lake at Dusk

Throwback Thursday: Late 1990s Autumn Dusk

My Throwback Thursday post this week is traveling back to Saskatchewan, Canada in the late 1990s.

This is a section of the Last Mountain Lake National Wildlife Area at dusk in autumn.

Getting Back to Basics

Clearing Storm Clouds

Getting Back to Basics: Storm Clouds at Sunrise

Clearing storm clouds over Colpoy’s Bay on the South Bruce Peninsula at sunrise this morning.

Taken with a small mirrorless camera and the TTArtisan 7.5mm fisheye lens to show as much of the cloud as possible.

Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday: 17th November 2021

Silent Sunday: 14th November 2021