Waterfowl Shoot

Back on the 8th of August I and 3 other avid Olympus Photographers (sorry but I'm terrible with names) met up with Wildlife Photographer Tesni Ward for a Waterfowl Photography Workshop. This is the second dedicated Tesni workshop that I have been on, I like the informal (though professional) way that Tesni runs the courses... Continue Reading →

Advertisements

Hartsholme Park – Last weekend of March

I haven't been to Hartsholme Park here in Lincoln for some time so I thought that I would pay it a visit; it would also allow me to test my new lens out. Unfortunately, by the time I got around to this on Saturday it was late afternoon so the Sun was in completely the... Continue Reading →

The Photography show 2017

On Sunday I went to this year’s Photography show; this 4-day event runs from Saturday 18th to Tuesday 21st March at the Birmingham NEC. Like previous years, I visited the show with my friend Richard Brown; the only difference is that he drove this year as I no longer have a car. Richard has already... Continue Reading →

Portland Bill in March

In early March I ventured down to Winchester to take part in the free OLYMPUS Experience Day at Marwell Zoo, you can read more about that here. I used to live in Winchester before I moved up to Lincoln and when living there the company I used to work for paid for me to go... Continue Reading →

OLYMPUS Experience Day – Marwell Zoo

Introduction At the end of last year I pre-ordered and then purchased a new Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II camera and among the benefits of pre-ordering the camera was that you could attend a free workshop, there were a number of locations available. Each workshop was centred on a theme linked to the location and... Continue Reading →

Judge’s Lodgings Studio Photography Workshop

Following the success of the LCE arranged Doddington Hall Portrait Photo workshop, they have arranged several follow-on workshops. On 28th February we had a Studio Photography Workshop that was hosted by John Clements and this time within the boundaries of Lincoln at the Judge's Lodgings which is adjacent to the main entrance of Lincoln Castle... Continue Reading →

Wildlife in Back Garden (May 2016)

This is a very late post about the wildlife that we have seen in the back garden back in May of this year. House Sparrows: We had a large number of young birds and their parents visit the garden in May (and this has continued into August this year). The most prominent were House Sparrows,... Continue Reading →

Squirrel in the Garden

This is a short post as there is only one picture worth showing. This is a squirrel that lives in the trees around the houses where I live in the suburbs of Lincoln city. There may be more than one but I only see one at a time; he (she?) is very adventurous and loves... Continue Reading →

The Parrot Zoo

Back in October my parents and I visited the aptly named Parrot Zoo which is located almost in the middle of nowhere between Boston, Skegness and Spilsby. Whilst the main attraction are the parrots the Zoo also hosts a large number of other animals from other small birds to Tigers. If you have never been... Continue Reading →

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑