For me 2011 was the year of the mushroom, well photography wise anyway. I managed to find and photograph quite a few different species of fungi. We didn’t really have to try that hard to find them, we had a wet end of summer and a super mild autumn so the mushrooms were abundant. I…Details
Late September last year we visited the Forest of Dean, after spending couple hours driving we arrived at our hotel. We had already booked at a hotel run by ex Gurkha’s, the hotel also had a restaurant serving authentic Nepalese food. We got our bags in and went straight out again to make the most of…Details
Day 2 in Northumberland we got the boat over to the Farne Islands. Excellent weather, beautiful blue sky. The boat trip was nice and calm. It was a very low tide so we had to get a dingy from the boat to Inner Farne. The Inner Farne is quite a small island with little church…Details
September 2011 we went for a trip up north, we drove from Milton Keynes to Yorkshire, then the next day we went upto Seahouses in Northumberland. We stayed in a lovely B&B about 5mins walk from the beach. Seahouses, known as ‘The Gateway to the Farne Islands, Its a small seaside town with a harbour. …Details
August 2011 we had some nice sunny days, as I was working from home on some web design projects I had the chance to have lunch in the garden with our Maine Coon cats, Myrtle and Marmalade. Next doors cat Jerry popped over as well. Below Bad Boy Jerry Nothing is safe in…Details
In August 2011 I went over to my mums, she was looking after Nancy the African grey parrot. Nancy is about 8 years old now, when her owner goes on holiday my mum and sister care for her. She’s a naughty parrot and only takes orders from her owner. Me and my sister took her…Details
I managed to grab some time in the garden away from the computer for a little while, it was a baking hot day.
The cats came out and joined me in the garden, they love posing for the camera.
Took my mum and sister out to Stratford Upon Avon for the day, we went straight to the Butterfly Farm to get some photos. My sister is getting into photography now. Nice day out, sadly the iguanas didn’t come down to pose for photos. I grabbed a few butterfly photos tho. I definitely recommend Stratford…Details
Well after my holidays I came back to loads of work, web design projects and photography jobs, needless to say my blog suffered because of this.
I did fair few commercial photo jobs for a local Solar power company.
Few examples of the photos here
The client was very happy with the photos.
Well its been a long time since our summer holiday in Cyprus back in June/ July 2011. An eventful holiday, going from chilling at the pool to nearly being stranded on an island. *Note to readers don’t expect the people running the boat trips to count you back onto the boat. They just leave without…Details