Project 52 ~ September 2019

It’s time once more for a new set of weekly photo prompts. If this is the first time you’ve come across the Definitely Dreaming weekly photo project please don’t think it’s too late join, we have new members in the Facebook group all the time. To join in simple take a photo during the week […]

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How To Find A Missing Mojo

From time to time we all find ourselves struggling to work up enthusiasm for our photography. Part of us thinks we really should go and shoot something but a bigger part just can’t be bothered. That voice in our head will be asking what’s the point, my voice of doubt often says that I’ve shot […]

Weekly Photo Project Prompts

Project 52 ~ August Prompts

It’s time for the next set of weekly prompts already! If you haven’t joined in before all you need to do is take a photo during the relevant week inspired by the prompt and share in the Facebook group or on Instagram using #dd_project52. If you aren’t in the Facebook group you can find it here, just […]

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Project 52 ~ July Prompts

It’s hard to believe that I’m sharing prompts for July already, this year has flown by! If you haven’t joined in with the project so far why not join now and see if you can complete the second half of the year? All you need to do is take a photo during the relevant week […]

Thoughts On New Cameras

I make no secret of the fact that I have very little interest in photography equipment. I’ve been shooting with a full frame Sony A99 for around five years, with the speed technology evolves that makes it quite outdated as a camera. It was a major expense when I bought it, a huge step up […]

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Project 52 ~ June Prompts

It’s that time again when I share I new set of prompts for the weekly photo project and as always newcomers are very welcome. All you need to do is take a photo during the relevant week inspired by the prompt and share in the Facebook group or on Instagram using #dd_project52. If you haven’t joined […]

Buddhist Centre Visit – Serenity Project

I honestly don’t think there can be anywhere that feels more serene than the Samye Ling Buddhist Centre in Eskdalemuir, Scotland. I’ve visited here a number of times over the years and have seen many changes as the centre has grown and extended around the central temple. It’s hard to explain the feelings of calm […]

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Project 52 ~ May Prompts

Another month is almost over which means it’s time for a new set of weekly prompts! New members are always welcome, just click here and request to join the Facebook group. All you need to do is take a photo during the relevant week inspired by the prompt and share in the Facebook group or on Instagram […]

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Lensbaby Blog Circle – Tulips in Black & White

This month I’ve been finding myself drawn to black and white photography and questioning why I don’t shoot and share more images in black and white. If I look through my bookcase I most of my photography books are black and white, if I buy a photo magazine it’s always Black + White Photography. There […]

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Project 52 ~ April Prompts

We are almost in April so that means it’s time for a new set of prompts! If you haven’t joined already you will be more than welcome, just click here and request to join the Facebook group. All you need to do is take a photo during the relevant week inspired by the prompt and […]

Creative forest photo

Finding Serenity in Creativity

I would love to be able to paint. Not in a photo-realistic way, although I massively admire the enormous level of skill and talent those painters possess, but I would love to able to paint in loose, more impressionistic or abstract style. I imagine that process of adding paint to paper or canvas and becoming […]