Tag: colour

#abstract

Like surrealism, creating abstract images is my second main photographic goal, which I have to say is much easier for me to achieve. One definition that explains this well is ‘Relating to or denoting art that does not attempt to represent external reality, but rather seeks to achieve its effect

#surrealism

I’m always really fascinated by what influences artists/photographers, and I love reading about the stories behind the images as they offer an insight into the creative process for that particular artist. Over the next couple of posts I thought I’d discuss my main motivations for taking photos. First up is

Portrait of a bluebottle

Often maligned due to their stinging tentacles, I find bluebottles somewhat amazing- did you know they are not actually ‘one’ animal but a colony made up of various parts all functioning together to travel the oceans and find prey. And the colours- wow! The most brilliant blues and purples with

slow

Following on from my previous post about my foray into the world of photo editing, I have really been enjoying the combination of slow shutter speeds with various neutral density filters, with some tweaks in Lightroom. I’ve discovered that even though there is the desired blurring of water in the

*Magical Sunshine Coast*

Some images from the last few months that I hope capture all that is magical about the Sunshine Coast!

Winter Colour

One of my favourite things about winter is the fact that the sun rises that little bit later, which means getting to the beach for dawn is not too difficult! But why wake up when it is cold and dark to get to the beach at all I hear you

Sea Mist

Winter on the Sunshine Coast is a magical time of year, and early morning beach visits are incredibly rewarding. On this particularly cold morning in late June, the sea temperature was much warmer than the air, creating an ethereal sea mist. The drama was highlighted by the glow of the rising

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