Be your own illuminary!

The title is inspired by a line from the song “Trip a little light fantastic” from Mary Poppins Returns. “So when life is getting scary, be your own illuminary Who can shine the light for all the world to see As you trip a little light fantastic with me” Keep shining folks!

Holding Pattern

Ever been inside an aircraft going round and round an airport waiting to land? Looks like this little bee is waiting for the bumblebee to clear off from the flower before it can land. A serendipitous shot proving that if you keep clicking long enough you’re bound to land on the perfect shot sooner rather…

Straight from the garden

Hello my friends! I have been inactive on my blog for a while. It’s easy to lose track of time. To say ‘Oh I’ll post tomorrow, or the day after. And yet, before you know it, an entire month has gone.’ I have just returned from a two week break away from work. A break…

Black & White or Colour- Which do you prefer?

Given that flowers are one of my favourite subjects for photography, I never miss out on a chance to snap lots of photos whenever I find myself in gardens (my home only has a cactus). When I looked at this image for the first time I thought it would look really nice as a black…

Holy Macro-roni

As part of kitting out my new Olympus EM5 Mark II, I had purchased a couple of new m zuiko lenses. One of them was the m Zuiko f2.8 60mm macro lens. My original EM5 kit lens- the 12-50mm f.5/6.3- could already take nice macros but somehow I felt I needed to get a dedicated…