My oldest son and I are working, rather slowly, on a 1000 piece Marvel jigsaw puzzle. Our approaches are a little different, which surprised me. Whereas I will generally pick up a piece of puzzle, then look at the picture and try to figure out where it goes, my son more often looks at the… Continue reading Camera Collecting – Does The Puzzle Fit The Pieces, Or The Pieces Fit The Puzzle?
A camera can mean many things to many people. For me, my camera is my... Constant companion, always with me when I want to capture what's before me in more than just my memory. Magical tool for helping my eyes see more than they ever did before. Gateway to creating beautiful art, and one that… Continue reading My Camera Is My…
Anyone who's been photographing regularly for a while will I'm sure have noticed how we become able to see potential photographs far more easily. In fact it can become almost impossible to switch off one's "photographer's eyes". On a walk even without camera, I still see possible compositions around me as I ramble through the… Continue reading A Photographer’s Eyes – Always Seeing, Sometimes Keeping
Our first experiences can often be special, and tend to set our expectations and aims for the experiences that follow. Here are a few questions about first cameras I thought it might be interesting to answer. I hope you might find them worth pondering too. Which was the first camera... ...you remember seeing in the… Continue reading The First Camera
Being a fan of capturing ideas when they come, I have around 170 draft posts/ideas in WordPress ready to be expanded upon. One of those that raises head repeatedly is my camera wish list of the time. The last draft version I have of this post from over a year ago, features seven or eight… Continue reading My Current Camera Wish List