Pic of the Week – New York City

The best way to soak in New York City  is on foot. This “point of view” shot of my family taking a walk through Times Square is busy and colourful, and you can see their heads turning to look. We knew we looked liked tourists but thankfully so did most of the other people! I raised the camera high to make a point of their perspective. The idea is to give the viewer a feel of what it would be like to be that person in the foreground of the picture. It’s a journalistic-style image with frozen movement and it documents a moment in quite flat light. It’s not my usual style of photography but Times Square is not my usual style of location. The Judging a Photograph series will return…

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How bad restaurant meals have changed me as a customer

How bad restaurant meals have changed me as a customer

In the last eight months my family has been unlucky enough to have three truly awful restaurant meals. That’s probably about one third … View Post
Pic of the Week

Pic of the Week

The light through the dappled sky over Schipol, and the glow on the water, and the other plane coming in to land are all … View Post
How Not to Cope with Rain on Holiday

How Not to Cope with Rain on Holiday

From my own very British experience I have discovered 8 ways to not cope with rain on holiday. Get very cross Fail to bring the … View Post
Pic of the Week

Pic of the Week

Pic of the week photo of a Lake District jetty. Photography blog post. View Post