Life through the Lens (16 May 2021)

When my eyesight was still good, I was a bit of an amateur photographer. This is one of mine.

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Fireworks are the easiest thing in the world to photograph, you need a remote shutter and a tripod, to keep the camera absolutely still.

The biggest problem is that it is usually a damp, drizzly evening – in the UK our big fireworky celebration is in November, although they’re used at New Year’s too.

Life through the Lens (9 May 2021)

When my eyesight was still good, I was a bit of an amateur photographer. This is one of mine.

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Close to home, here’s another chocolate-box image.

Life through the Lens (2 May 2021)

When my eyesight was still good, I was a bit of an amateur photographer. This is one of mine.

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Some bluebells, at the end of their season.

Life through the Lens (25 April 2021)

When my eyesight was still good, I was a bit of an amateur photographer. This is one of mine.

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A bit more serene this week. This is Palma cathedral, in Mallorca. It was permanently sunny there (this is March 2013 and it was freezing at home) so it was good to see some shadows.

Life through the Lens (18 April 2021)

When my eyesight was still good, I was a bit of an amateur photographer. This is one of mine.

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Life through the Lens (11 April 2021)

When my eyesight was still good, I was a bit of an amateur photographer. This is one of mine.

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I loved this peacock, who was very interested in the camera!

Life through the Lens (4 April 2021)

When my eyesight was still good, I was a bit of an amateur photographer. This is one of mine.

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Roll on, summer. Here’s some wild garlic.

Life through the Lens (28 March 2021)

When my eyesight was still good, I was a bit of an amateur photographer. This is one of mine.

image showing a silhouette of a camera

A fallow deer youngster. Love the light,