Menu HOMEWORKSHOPSPRINTING SERVICETUTORIALSGALLERIESPRINT SALESWORDSABOUTCONTACTGREETING CARDSBOOKS Trust me, I’m a Doctor…   Well, maybe not doctors. But as of December we are qualified first aiders.   We are both big believers in lifelong learning and so each year we make sure we invest some of our time and money in learning new skills and furthering our…

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Menu HOMEWORKSHOPSPRINTING SERVICETUTORIALSGALLERIESPRINT SALESWORDSABOUTCONTACTGREETING CARDSBOOKS CANON EOS R – FURTHER OBSERVATIONS FROM DOUG AND VALDA (below) DOUG Using the Canon EOS R Mirrorless Camera for Multiple Exposure & ICM Photography The new Canon EOS R full frame mirrorless camera system was released recently with much fanfare. Valda and I were immediately keen to get our…

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Menu HOMEWORKSHOPSPRINTING SERVICETUTORIALSGALLERIESPRINT SALESWORDSABOUTCONTACTGREETING CARDSBOOKS CANON EOS R – used for multiple exposures. First thoughts.   by Doug   I had the chance this week to briefly test the brand new Canon EOS R mirrorless camera with the 24-105mm lens (and the EF adaptor along with my EF 70-300mm IS L lens). This was courtesy…

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Menu HOMEWORKSHOPSPRINTING SERVICETUTORIALSGALLERIESPRINT SALESWORDSABOUTCONTACTGREETING CARDSBOOKS ABSTRACT MINDEDNESS – a book and exhibition I am delighted (and very apprehensive) to announce that I will be publishing the first book of my work in early 2019, with the help and support of my very good friend Greg at Kozu books. We will making pre-orders available on the…

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Menu HOMEWORKSHOPSPRINTING SERVICETUTORIALSGALLERIESPRINT SALESWORDSABOUTCONTACTGREETING CARDSBOOKS     LOST FOR WORDS by Doug Some things in life only come along once. The genius of Bob Dylan. Newcastle United winning something (still waiting). My mother in law being lost for words. (also still waiting). A phone call from Toby, the very nice boss at Fotospeed asking if…

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Menu HOMEWORKSHOPSPRINTING SERVICETUTORIALSGALLERIESPRINT SALESWORDSABOUTCONTACTGREETING CARDSBOOKS THE TIMES THEY ARE A CHANGIN…. Valda   There are any number of song titles or lyrics I could have chosen to christen this blog. Quickly discarded for obvious reasons, the mawkish Con Te Partiro – sounding only slightly better in Italian than it does in English and undoubtedly handicapped…

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Menu HOMEWORKSHOPSPRINTING SERVICETUTORIALSGALLERIESPRINT SALESWORDSABOUTCONTACTGREETING CARDSBOOKS How Do You See? by Doug A question Valda and I get asked, almost more than any other, is ‘how do you see the image in the field?’ Answering this question is a complex task and one I have been wrestling with for some time. I don’t know how Valda…

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Menu HOMEWORKSHOPSPRINTING SERVICETUTORIALSGALLERIESPRINT SALESWORDSABOUTCONTACTGREETING CARDSBOOKS ONWARDS AND UPWARDS   by Doug   This is difficult to write. Very difficult. On Tuesday 10th April I had a nervous breakdown. While that is a hard thing to admit. It was a terrible thing to experience. On that Tuesday I was in the middle of leading a Light…

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Menu HOMEWORKSHOPSPRINTING SERVICETUTORIALSGALLERIESPRINT SALESWORDSABOUTCONTACTGREETING CARDSBOOKS   THANK YOU It Started with a logo A few words of thanks for all the kind feedback, notifications of glitches and messages of support and appreciation following the launch of our website Although the responsibility for designing and building the website was mine, Doug has been working equally hard…

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Menu HOMEWORKSHOPSPRINTING SERVICETUTORIALSGALLERIESPRINT SALESWORDSABOUTCONTACTGREETING CARDSBOOKS LET US PLAY Valda Bailey ( play/pleɪ/ verb  engage in activity for enjoyment and recreation rather than a serious or practical purpose)    Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up. Pablo Picasso. Present a toddler with a cardboard box and…

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