I know they’re common

I know daisy’s are all around us in the UK, and perhaps the most common flower, but they shouldn’t be ignored. The fact that they are so common, also makes them great subjects for photography, allowing you to improve your floral and garden photography skills. Here are a few from a local nature reserve. Source: Composeandshoot […]

WPC – Victory

Selection of images taken earlier this year from a drag racing event at Santa Pod raceway UK WPC – Victory Source: Composeandshoot Blog

Bearded Dragon Lizard

Bearded Dragon Lizard. Converted to black and white to really bring out the textures and shapes found on this reptiles skin. Source: Composeandshoot Blog

WPC – Extra(ordinary)

Weekly photographic challenge – Extra(ordinary) “Mundane and meaningful objects. Beautiful everyday things. This week, surprise us with something or someone (extra)ordinary.” Source: Composeandshoot Blog

WPC – Happy Place

I am possibly a big kid here, but for me a happy place is the Zoo. I just love it!! Obviously photographing animals and creatures in their own native habitat is far more rewarding, but let’s face it, there are not many of us who have the money to travel far and beyond to capture […]

Philippine Water Monitor

Philippine Water Monitor. The largest lizard found in the Philippines and can grow up to 2.5 metres long. It has stunning coloured skin and impressive claws. Unfortunately not photographed in the wild but at a zoo. Philippine Water Monitor Source: Composeandshoot Blog

The Diving board

The photograph below was shot in the Brecon Beacons national park in South Wales. The rock protruding from the mountain known as ‘Fan Y Big’ is nick named the diving board. For those who aren’t so afraid of heights can sit on the edge and take in the great views with a shear drop. The diving […]

Weekly photo challenge – From every angle

When photographing flowers, a macro lens is pretty much standard. However I also like to use a wide angle lens which allows me to bag photograph images that display extra depth. Something you cannot get from a macro lens. The below images were part of a RHS flower display. Weekly photo challenge – From every […]