Horizon: July 30 Photo a Day Challenge


A farther view depending on how far above sea level you are standing.......... Horizon A fascination and my inspiration in photography and painting for many years. How far away is the horizon line? According to Wikipedia: " distance to the true horizon from an observer close to the Earth's surface is about[2] where h is height above sea level and R is …

July 29 Seaweed Green?


JUly Colours and letters challenge In November last year I was on a course at St Ives School of painting. The theme was 'Finding Your Voice' and an excellent place for art courses. All about being authentic in your art practice and challenging your perceptions in making art. During the course we had to find …

Friends Family Fairies and a Funeral


Six Word Saturday A strange week full of mixed emotions for the family and my circle of friends. The week was overshadowed by the deeply sad farewell to an amazing woman. Celebration of a life so rich, that touched so many people over a span of over nine decades with a virtual service and a …

Path- Photo a Day Prompt July 21


Up the Garden Path today look what I found- seemingly a daisy but yellow not the usual white with yellow centre, this is life at the moment and yearnings for places further afield are soon to be realised later in the year...with a planned visit to St Ives. During which was to be the Arts …

July 8 Colours and Letters Prompt: ‘Y’


Yaletown Vancouver is where I stayed a few years back with my old school friend. My friend lives on Granville Island, but we stayed in Yaletown for part of my visit which is just a short ferry ride across the way. Some days I was left to explore on my own, but always managed (surprisingly) …

River (Beane)- July 8 Photo a Day


Winter view of River Beane River Beane borders Hartham Common- the view from my studio at Dicker Mill. Some years ago the river was furnished with a new bridge, across the Beane, that joins Hertford via a pathway that leads all the way through to Ware. Video of the waterways of Hertford An interesting fact …