Waterfalls and Closeups

Friday 3rd March 2017 Another session of Basic Clicks, the photography group at Brain and Spinal Injury Centre in Salford Before proceeding with the photography – I enjoyed a nice bowl of soup in the cafeteria….and took a pic of it…. The session worked primarily on composition, and setting up shots using our various cameras. Continue reading “Waterfalls and Closeups”

Fruit and Veg…and Odds and Ends

  Brain and Spinal Injury Centre, Salford 17th February 2017 …Following last weeks close up food shots, we continued the theme with a heap of vegetables to produce some wonderful still life artwork.  The vegetables were set on a Square slate and against a marble backdrop No Auto today!  each picture was taken manually – withContinue reading “Fruit and Veg…and Odds and Ends”

Adventures in LEGO world

Location : Brain and Spinal Injury Centre, Salford UK 16th November 2016 I’ve had fun this morning at BASIC’s photography session. It was a still life session with a difference – using a Racing Bike and some little toy characters Framed with a backdrop provided by our leader and tutor Maggie. Here’s the bike weContinue reading “Adventures in LEGO world”

Playing with (Hazel) Nuts and Bolts

Salford, 9th November 2016 Location : Brain and Spinal Injury Centre, Salford Today in the photography session , we’ve merged the topics of nature and industry…. Created with my Sony Bridge Camera and some building materials and Nuts provided by our tutor Maggie… (please forgive me if I seem to have put this in theContinue reading “Playing with (Hazel) Nuts and Bolts”

Close up photography

Location : Brain and Spinal Injury Centre, Salford, Lancashire Date : 26th October 2016 Todays session of the photography group concentrated on Still life. It also covered areas of using a zoom lens and tripod. The above pic was created using a small water fountain, brought in by our marvellous tutor Maggie, a star tripodContinue reading “Close up photography”

Behind the Camera Again…

Brain and Spinal Injury Centre, Salford, Lancashire 5th October 2016 With Summer Holidays over, the BASIC Camera group met up at our base at the Brain and Injury Centre in Salford Some of us were still away, but this allowed our brilliant tutor Maggie to discuss with those present what we were to cover in theContinue reading “Behind the Camera Again…”

Photography @ BASIC – Ed4

A Morning of Still Life, 2nd March 2016 All shots taken by Brian F Kirkham at the Photography Class, Brain & Spinal Injury Centre in Salford (UK) Camera used in Session : Sony DSC – H300 with Tripod In this session we’ve been using the tripod and lights to create some close up still life photography.Continue reading “Photography @ BASIC – Ed4”