Day +359: Photographing Pets

Overcast skies, and no suitable human subject? No problem. Smokey the Cat is always available for photographs. Pet photography is a specialised area, and it does take some decent equipment and knowledge to do a  good job. The majority of pet photographs that are posted on social media are awful, and that’s not a criticism […]

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Day +165: Back to work tomorrow :-(

Annual leave, it was nice meeting you. And thanks for the weather the last few days- not! Being 35 degrees outside, we were pretty much restricted to indoor activities. Leaves fell shrivelled ( I did not realise until now, but I’ve created an optical illusion below- looks like the picture is sloping downwards). Wow, maybe I could […]

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Day +115: Around the neighbourhood

Judging by today, Spring is not too far away. The weather is beginning to get warmer, and the flowers are starting to come out. The beautiful blossoms have been for a little while now (I often wonder how I can’t manage to keep a little tree alive long enough to watch it blossom like that). […]

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Day +11: Say hi to Smokey!

Today, we welcome a new member to our family- “Smokey”. He’s the cat I blogged about last week, and he’s now home. He’s very mischievous, but is fitting in real well considering he’s only been here for a few hours. The humans in this house can’t seem to wipe the smile off their faces!

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Day +8: ? Our new cat

This cute little character will soon be arriving at his new home! He is 8 weeks old and hasn’t got a name yet, but my wife and daughter have already fallen in love with him (he’s a rescue cat from our local vet in Epping). He’s currently in quarantine (for probably one more day); he’ll […]

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