Nik Analog Efex

Every so often I get the urge to play with Nik Efex. I can’t help myself, it’s such a fantastic artistic resource for photographers. The above image, not to everyone’s liking I’ll agree, is a simply me throwing a straight image from a photoshoot back in 2019 (which seems an age ago now) and playing […]

Part 1: Digitising film with an office scanner

According to Wikipedia, William Heath Robinson was an English cartoonist, illustrator and artist, best known for drawings of whimsically elaborate machines to achieve simple objectives. In the UK, the term “Heath Robinson contraption” gained dictionary recognition around 1912 and became part of popular language during the First World War 1914–1918 as a description of any […]

Taking criticism on the chin!

I’m not a huge fan of club competitions even though I sit on my clubs judging panel for the various club battles, both local and international, and salon competitions that we as a club might enter. I do this because I feel that as someone with interests outside of landscape, portrait, sport and wildlife I […]