Camera School – Indoor Portrait

Posted by on Nov 24, 2013 in Camera School, Photography | One Comment

I love taking pictures of people but actually feel quite shy about asking if I can take a formal portrait. Daft really but it seems so personal, almost an intrusion, and in that respect I always feel more pressure to get it right. I was expecting Camera School to have a module where some sort […]

The Shower Scale

Posted by on Nov 8, 2013 in Travels | No Comments

For years the travel writers have argued about how to rate hotels. Internationally the recognised format seems to be stars, although some use roses, and some even count cockroaches. Travel websites have taken this a step further each with their own system and even Trip Advisor has more than one system depending on if you […]


Posted by on Nov 7, 2013 in Locations, Photography | No Comments

Situated between New Romney, Lydd, and Camber on Romney Marsh in Kent, Dungeness forms part of a mile and a half coastal headland, and is one of the largest expanses of shingle in the world. It has two nuclear power stations, two lighthouses, a lifeboat station, and is the terminus of the miniature Romney, Hythe […]