Saturday Sketches #18

Still Life – Conté Crayon effect (The Conté Crayon filter replicates the texture of dense dark and pure white Conté crayons on an image. This has also had a colour filter applied)

last photo

Brian (aka Bushboy) is running a monthly challenge where he asks you to post the last photo on your SD card. The rules are simple: 1. Post the last photo on your SD card or last photo on your phone for November. 2. No editing – who cares if it is out of focus, not framed…

July Squares

This month Becky is running her square challenge where the only rule is that the main photo must be square – not rectangular – 4 equal sides. The subject this July is ‘Trees’. You are quite free to interpret that any way you want and post as frequently as you want. As I am running…

Black and White Sketch

I can’t go into much detail as to how this picture was created as it is simply one of the photo editing effects on my phone. Originally taken in colour I simply scroll along to the black and white pencil sketch and save. There are a lot of effects on the phone, my favourite is…

last photo

Brian (aka Bushboy) is running a monthly challenge where he asks you to post the last photo on your SD card. The rules are simple: 1. Post the last photo on your SD card or last photo on your phone for April. 2. No editing – who cares if it is out of focus, not framed…

Hayle Harbour

SS 679: Dolly Pentreath a St Ives mackerel driver was the first new lugger in Cornwall for more than 60 years and is owned and was built by Norman Leity between January and May 1993. Norman’s son Mike works her out of St. Ives as a charter boat for fishing trips and occasional trips to Brittany….

Hayle Harbour

I found this wonderful old girl in Hayle’s shipyard and was immediately in love with the rust, the peeling paint, the decay.