Wonderful words from my sister taking real meaning from my photograph The above image was taken by a superb photographer, who always appears to capture shots that go much deeper than the naked eye can see… Let me … Beyond Jacques Vert…Read More Beyond Jacques Vert…
Private GE Charlesworth No 352487, 2/9 Manchester Regiment, George Edwin Charlesworth was born on 8 October 1897 to Edwin and Mary Charlesworth (nee Walker) in Crewe Cheshire. Edwin Charlesworth formed E Charlesworth and Son Joinery Manufacturers in 1908 following his work with Crewe Corporation. George Edwin helped in the business. War breaks out in 1914 […]
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It is has taken me time to write this blog and I have named it Juxtaposition. It has been described in the dictionary as following “An act or instance of placing close together or side by side, especially for comparison or contrast.” Late last year my wife and I went on holiday for a week with […]Read More Juxtaposition
2012 had been a particularly difficult year for me personally and I decided that 2013 would be much better. I had decided in terms of my photography I would endeavour to understand how light works in photographs. I bought a speed light and soft box over the Christmas period last year. It was sometime till […]Read More 2013 In Focus
A couple of months ago a good friend of mine who knew that I liked photography asked me if I’d consider photographing a charity event that she was organising. The charity being Blue Sky. One of her friends unfortunately is poorly with cancer and she wanted to help this charity and raise funds for them. […]Read More Event Photography and all that.
Cigarettes Wine and 4 Gig Cards Sometimes in life, things tend to happen and then things tend to flow to other activities. This blog is to explain one of those times. Back in the summer I was looking for a book to take on holiday that I could read and get something from concerning my […]Read More Cigarettes, Wine and 4 Gig Cards
For those of you that know me personally reading this blog will know that my main interests in life are photography and also I have read widely and been to many wine producing areas of Europe and am qualified in wine and spirits. Probably my favourite style of wine are those from Alsace in eastern […]Read More WORLD WAR 1 AND ME