Cherub on high

Not sure what brought this on… other than the ongoing sense of frustration lately at not feeling as creative as I ‘usually’ do. I sort of feel like I have photographed everything, that there is nothing in my world I have not looked at from every angle and there is nothing new to see. OfContinue reading “Cherub on high”

Cleo’s fronds

You could argue that this has been photoshopped past being a photograph, and I wouldn’t argue. But what I like about was what you see – all those lines, on the palm frond, their stems, the windows, the smaller palms feathering up from below… I am pretty sure these are the very palms that waftedContinue reading “Cleo’s fronds”

Auckland Sunset

Apologies for putting two of these little globes up in a row, but I’ve had a bit of fun making them, experimenting with different types of subjects. Landscapes are the easiest to work with as long as you’ve got a bit of variety in the terrain. But anything that can be shot or cropped toContinue reading “Auckland Sunset”

seeing between

When I was a little girl, I did not understand that not everyone saw colours the way I did – that some things were a particular colour, but other things just had a colour. I’ve since learned it’s really not that uncommon – synesthesia – a sort of crossing of the senses. Some people canContinue reading “seeing between”

Savage Night

Someone who saw this asked me who ‘they’ are meant to represent. And what was the strange thing they were doing. And who is the we? And What should we have done? And she got rather annoyed when I answered, “You know… don’t tell me you don’t know…” and didn’t discuss it further…

Welcoming Committee

I went to a wedding show with my daughter a couple of months ago, looking for ideas for her upcoming wedding. Of course I brought my camera and took photos of all sorts of bits and pieces, cos I never know when I will need a photo of anything at all and I much preferContinue reading “Welcoming Committee”