Monday, 5 October 2015

CCC Trip to Stowe Gardens (4)

Intentional camera movement and 'messing about in photoshop' - Good times :)

copy and repeat in Photoshop of a view looking up into the trees

From the previous photo - I added eyes and mouth from a sculpture I took on a visit to the V&A museum in London recently (post to come)..

Intentional Camera Movement

Intentional Camera Movement

Sunday, 4 October 2015

CCC Trip to Stowe Gardens (3)

Whilst walking around Stowe Gardens I found the Chinese House. If it had been a few weeks later than this 'exhibit' would have been wrapped up for the winter to protect it.

Such a lot of interesting detail, lovely paintings, weathered woodwork - great textures.

The first shot shows the Chinese House in its entirety, The rest where taken with my Canon 100mm L series Macro lens.

Saturday, 3 October 2015

CCC Trip to Stowe Gardens (2)

This post shows what I did with InfraRed Photography at Stowe Gardens. I do not have a converted camera so I use the R72 filter. This means that I have to use a tripod as exposure times are in the 30 second region. Not that that worries me - it tends to slow me down and think about composition and technique.

CCC trip to Stowe Gardens (1)

On Wednesday a group of photographers from the Cambridge Camera Club visited Stowe Gardens in Buckinghamshire. The park land is owned by the Nationl Trust. A great day out, sunshine all the way. this post shows some general photos. I also took some infrared photos that I will post another day.

Seen at the Barbican Art Centre

Five of us from the Camera Club visited London last week. My intention was to visit the Barbican Area to see the Brutalist Architecture. We ...