Applying the Digital Paint,

Salford 6th February 2018 This is a photography post with a bit of a difference. I mean – what do i do with a pic after i’ve taken it ? With my new Nikon Camera (i use that term very loosely) I can already adapt a photograph thanks to the imaging tools on the camera OKContinue reading “Applying the Digital Paint,”

Creating something special

Brain and Spinal Injury Centre, Salford 20th October 2017 Returned to the home of BASIC Clicks to create some lit up photography here’s my favourite shots The portacabin was dark during the creation of these shots Cameras – Sony DSC – H300, Nikon D3100 Equipment – Backcloths (Dark), Tripods, Seashells, Glass Ball, Fairy lights

Close ups and Action Effects

Brain and Spinal Injury Centre, Salford 28th July 2017 Today at basic we’ve been carrying on creating action shots from scenes from magazines and books, using props such as toy figures and cars. The resulting shots taken produced some rather abstract results, “The Wave” was created from the picture of a horse – i likeContinue reading “Close ups and Action Effects”

Feeding the Heffalumps

Another Photographic from the archive – without the need for a soaking at any of the Zoo’s in the Northwest of England! Amazing what you can do with a magazine and some toy figures…. Created by Inky at the Portacabin.  Home of the BASIC Clicks photography group. Camera : Sony DSC – H300 Additional ModelContinue reading “Feeding the Heffalumps”

Out of Focus

Salford 19th June 2017 in response to wordpress photo challenge Focus Here’s a Pic of A Greek Chapel, in Crete taken during a recent family holiday. I played around with the depth of field in this shot – concentrating the focus on the chapel and the bench outside. Being a chapel – I couldn’t takeContinue reading “Out of Focus”

Ripples in the water

Brain and Spinal Injury Centre (BASIC), Salford 5th May 2017 Fun and games in the portacabin of the Enchanted Garden, Home of BASIC Clicks photography group in Salford What effects can be achieved with a simple bridge camera, a clear glass bowl of water and a dropper. Believe it or not – this was aContinue reading “Ripples in the water”

Musical mayhem and culinary capers

Brain and Spinal injury centre, Salford 17th march 2017 another fun session and close ups with objects with Basic Clicks. continuing with the bokeh theme, we set up shots with various different objects, from spoons to a guitar.  The guitar worked nicely with last weeks shots, as we used a backdrop of musical notes again.Continue reading “Musical mayhem and culinary capers”

Special effects

Brain and Spinal Injury Centre, Salford 10th March 2017 Today at BASICs photography session, we’ve had a bit of a Musical theme, using objects we’ve used before together with some musical notation. Sheets of Music were used by the group to create some wonderful imagery. everything from rings and chains to coloured backgrounds. Some shotsContinue reading “Special effects”