Category Archives: Monochrome

Black & White Sunday: After and Before (and a brief blogging break for me)

Here we are for another Black & White Sunday, After and before..first, the monochrome conversion, which works because of the strong elements of colour, shape and texture in the original: ..and now for the initial image, shown a week or

Black & White Sunday: After and Before (and a brief blogging break for me)

Here we are for another Black & White Sunday, After and before..first, the monochrome conversion, which works because of the strong elements of colour, shape and texture in the original: ..and now for the initial image, shown a week or

Imitation 2

Paula challenged us last Thursday with Imitation, and I chose to show my imitation of a Jane Bown self portrait. Meg, at Snippets and Snaps, suggested I should do some more Imitations, so this has sparked today’s post. Today, my

Imitation 2

Paula challenged us last Thursday with Imitation, and I chose to show my imitation of a Jane Bown self portrait. Meg, at Snippets and Snaps, suggested I should do some more Imitations, so this has sparked today’s post. Today, my

Black & White Sunday: Headshot

More a portrait than a headshot, but here goes anyway! This lady in Cuba offered me the seat she was in after she had seen me wobbling about trying to keep my balance in the heat…I declined, but asked if

Black & White Sunday: Headshot

More a portrait than a headshot, but here goes anyway! This lady in Cuba offered me the seat she was in after she had seen me wobbling about trying to keep my balance in the heat…I declined, but asked if

Black & White Sunday: After and Before

Well, here goes for a bit of post-processing jiggery pokery. The first image is the monochrome processed version, which I thinks adds a bit of drama, sets the mood, and is as I saw the place in my mind’s eye

Black & White Sunday: After and Before

Well, here goes for a bit of post-processing jiggery pokery. The first image is the monochrome processed version, which I thinks adds a bit of drama, sets the mood, and is as I saw the place in my mind’s eye

Return to Brick Lane, more Street art (1)

It’s well over a year since I visited Brick Lane, largely because of the issues with Southern Rail, the train operator in my bit of the world. Any way, yesterday was the day my friend and I had set for

Return to Brick Lane, more Street art (1)

It’s well over a year since I visited Brick Lane, largely because of the issues with Southern Rail, the train operator in my bit of the world. Any way, yesterday was the day my friend and I had set for

One / 71

Another attempt at Film Noir… but that bright light is bugging me. This wasn’t in Cuba, by the way! Bletchley Park, Hut 6 I think.

One / 71

Another attempt at Film Noir… but that bright light is bugging me. This wasn’t in Cuba, by the way! Bletchley Park, Hut 6 I think.

Renewal

This is my belated post for Black and White Sunday over at Paula’s blog. guest hosted by Michele Lunato, the theme is renewal. Here are my predictable responses, from a recent trip to France: Dawn breaking (new day beginning) – Blossom

Renewal

This is my belated post for Black and White Sunday over at Paula’s blog. guest hosted by Michele Lunato, the theme is renewal. Here are my predictable responses, from a recent trip to France: Dawn breaking (new day beginning) – Blossom