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hope is the thing with feathers . . .

“Hope” is the thing with feathers –

That perches in the soul –

And sings the tune without the words –

And never stops – at all – 49 more words

Musings . . .


An enjoyable day at Dave Severn’s studio trying out new ideas with the ever-lovely Rachelle Summers. Minimal Photoshop work on this one (for me, anyway). Sending it out today on a circuit … we’ll see how it flies.


Reaching out to the cityscape. Jakarta Rooftop

A Thursday night on a rooftop of the Taman Rasuna apartments in the centre of Jakarta. Just after a tropical storm.

First shot (love the Zeiss Batis 18mm 2.8) shows the vista. 112 more words


Working the Room

Photographing Literature festivals rarely offers the opportunity of a great picture for the obvious reason that in most instances the main performers are doing nothing more than reading poems or short excerpts from books, which are interesting intellectually, but not visually. 74 more words

London and Paris Redux

My last visit to these two cities was years ago.  I had just gotten my first serious camera, a Canon Digital Rebel and kit lens.  I got some nice shots and promised myself I would be back. 144 more words

Zeiss Lenses

October 12 2016

a little chill with my nephew and niece…