Some swans, a handwarmer, and self-portraiture #fail

February 3rd, 2012

In cold weather, I’ve been known to wear two pairs of gloves when going out shooting. However, any photographer will know that this really isn’t practical! Not to be a total girl or anything, but I always get really cold fingers…..

…..So, my day started out with Ian showing me how to use my new Zippo handwarmer ———->

He bought it for me the other week, to take out with me on days I’m shooting in the cold….and when it’s not in use, I stick it in my pocket to generate heat and keep me warm 🙂

One of the things I wanted to do Read more »

Day by Day {Days 134 to 140}

July 18th, 2011

Day 134: My favourite plant in the garden is this ‘Lucifer’ plant….or to give it’s full name: Crocosmia ‘Lucifer’ montbretia. I’ll take a full photo of the actual flowers in a day or two, as I think they’re looking particularly stunning at the moment….

Day 135: Realising I had forgotten about my photo (again), I glanced out of the window to see the sun setting. I really must get out at some point to try and get a decent sunset…..

Day 136: Ian discovered that the first of our tomatoes have started to grow….

Day 137: Flowers……

Day 138: New toy. My favourite lens is my 50mm 1.8. I shoot virtually Read more »