Photography – What Not To Share

One of the most useful features of Flickr for me is the option to upload a photo and make it private, ie visible only to me, but then still be able to easily use the image in a WordPress blog post, no differently to any other I have on Flickr. There are photos that are… Continue reading Photography – What Not To Share

If You Had Just £20, Which Camera Would You Buy?

As you probably know, I'm quite a fan of the bargain used camera, and in the last couple of years, for me that's meant 5-15 year old digital cameras, mostly compacts. I've found at least a dozen that cost me less then a decent meal, which produced photographs I'm happy with, and been fun to… Continue reading If You Had Just £20, Which Camera Would You Buy?

Why I’m Still Loyal To Flickr (Plus An Invitation)

Don't know about you, but when I fire up the browser on my MacBook or Chromebook, I have a set of tabs that always open up automatically. Whether I've been using Chrome, Firefox or Safari, I've done this for as long as I can remember. They're my base camps on the increasingly vast internet, from… Continue reading Why I’m Still Loyal To Flickr (Plus An Invitation)

10000 Shutter Clicks To Happiness

10000 is a figure we seem to hear often these days. Some say 10000 hours of practice leads to mastery of your chosen craft. Others say 10000 steps a day is the key to good health. A rather famous photographer said your first 10000 photographs are your worst. It's the last of these I'm most… Continue reading 10000 Shutter Clicks To Happiness