Coming into Focus

#Promptuarium Creating pretty pictures wasn’t always dedicated to the first thing you saw in the viewfinder Far away things out across the water seemed distant – out of focus Deliberate act? Perhaps… but not always down to the cameraman Yet Captured in Glass in its own little world clear as day – perfect view

Magic

Salford, 29th April 2020 so, what do you see ? portrayed in the glass ball in front of you heaven knows, but the girl in the fancy silks engages you to look at the image revealing itself to her in the crystal ball everyone outside the tent, says its an act – but who knows …

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 shots …

Through a Lens

This weeks photography class at BASIC in Salford, involved taking photographs through an object.  The scenes were placed behind a Glass Ball and the pictures were shot through the ball.   The images obscured depending on the angle of the shots taken.  The Miniature image captured through the sphere a copy of the picture behind it. …

Photography @ BASIC Ed2

With my new camera acquired the other day , I took it along to BASICs Camera class where we had a session of picture taking out in BASICs Garden – “The Enchanted Garden” The Aim was to find some abstract art in and around the garden – whether it be in the plants, the trees, the …