Autumn colours from the past

Earlier this year I was asked if I could consider becoming the competition administrator for the camera club, and I said yes (in my rather naive mode, haha!). Lately I've been organising an autumn themed competition for my camera club. Sadly, it coincided with the second lockdown so my own...

It’s not Cork, but it’s still nice

In August we had our summer holidays. A normal year we would have gone to Italy and Sweden and maybe taken a roadtrip to Clare. Actually this year we had planned to take my inlaws to Northern Ireland, it was last year's Christmas gift to them. Instead, this year's holidays...

Some thoughts around seasons

Some week ago we cleared one of the wild areas in the garden, and I had the feeling of late autumn, although it was only (late) September. I enjoy autumn a lot more now, but I still have a complicated relationship with it. It still marks the end of the...

How I created a beginner DIY mini photography studio at home

Hello people, how are you? I hope you are all doing well, staying safe, staying at home and taking care of yourselves, both physically and psychologically. These times are scary and terribly sad, like nothing most of us in the western world have experienced. At the beginning, I really struggled...