Cotswold Wildlife Park

April 01, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
We had an impromptu visit to Cotswold Wildlife Park today and, needless to say, my camera came with me! It was a good chance to put the Fuji 100-400mm to the test. We didn't make it to the Madagascar enclosure before it shut which was unfortunate as that is one of the best places for shots of animals without cages in the way, but here are a few off...
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Playing with Fire!

February 16, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
It was a practical evening at camera club this evening so a few of us headed to the local park armed with a dog lead, a whisk, wire wool, matches and a handful of sparklers... as you do! (I should add that the local constabulary had been warned that we would be doing this!). We had great fun for an hour or so playing with fire - Lou bravely flingin...
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Wantage Camera Club 2015

December 18, 2015  •  4 Comments
A few people have expressed an interest in seeing my entries to club competitions this year and it's quite useful for me to have a reminder of photos already used when preparing to go through it all again next year... so here they are! For those not used to the joys of camera club competitions, images are generally scored out of 20 points and the h...
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Florida (Atlanta!), Day 15... 'And Finally!'

April 11, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Well, it's been a long time coming but here is the final instalment of the Florida holiday blog! I didn't think I was ever going to get there but I'm very glad I've been able to complete it so that we have an enduring record of our 'holiday of a lifetime'! So, this really was to be our last day on holiday. We were due to fly at about 7:30pm so had...
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Florida... well, Georgia! Unexpected Day 14!

April 11, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
So, after finally getting a couple of hours sleep in an actual bed, we decided we might as well head into Atlanta to have a look around. We did a quick shop at a local 'TJMaxx' to buy a few clothes to change into and then off we went for a 'bonus adventure'! It turned out that we had been quite lucky to end up in Sandy Springs, it was quite an att...
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