For the Fallen

With proud thanksgiving, a mother for her children, England mourns for her dead across the sea. Flesh of her flesh they were, spirit of her spirit, Fallen in the cause of the free. Solemn the drums thrill; Death august and royal Sings sorrow up into immortal spheres, There is music in the midst of desolation […]

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Galaxy

I love the colour of the smoke in this. The shutter speed was a bit too fast at 1/125, but the Catherine Wheel was a bit of a dud and didn’t last long, so there wasn’t time to adjust settings. Not the effect I was after, but it reminds me of some of the Hubble […]

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Fireworks

First couple of images from Our little November 5th display. I had to try and remember what settings I used last year as the LCD display on my camera decided to give up the ghost on me. I never realised how much I’d come to rely on that little screen to check my shots. Oh […]

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Photo Assignment: Week 5

Ironically, this week’s assignment was to convert part of an image to black and white, keeping the rest in colour. Despite having done this the week before, I did it again. First I revisited one of last week’s shots. I liked the colour cast of the previous shot, but didn’t like the brightness of the […]

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