Tag Archives: Photography

Another HDR Experiment

As I said in the last posting, the effect of HDR is most dramatic when there is a wide variation in light and dark areas. Lit night-time scenes are the best subjects, but those are in short supply around here … Continue reading

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Getting back into photography

You may have noticed (you probably haven’t) that once again I have been completely rubbish at updating the blog. This has been due to a bit of a crisis of direction: finding it difficult to set aside time to really … Continue reading

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Lazy Weekend

Finding ourselves with no commitments or firm plans Karen and I had a quiet weekend watching TV and writing and scrapbooking. I am reminded of the need for regular exercise too (each time I look down), so we trudged up … Continue reading

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The Other Side of the Street

Torrential rain yesterday caused such bad traffic congestion that Dino and I had to divert to an inferior (if that’s possible) but nearer supermarket. I had my Flip camera with me again, and on the way home the rain had … Continue reading

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Wildlife By The Pool

What began as a lazy couple of hours by the Embassy pool yesterday turned into a bit of a photo project. It was the birdsong that first distracted me — there seemed to be birds everywhere. There are plenty of … Continue reading

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Make A Splash

ColorSplash is a fun new photo retouching app for the iPad that lets you get creative with your photo library. The basic idea is simple: select a colour photo from your collection and ColorSplash will first remove the colour then … Continue reading

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