Cornish Messages

Messages are the subject for the Lens Artists challenge this week. Whether in nature, street signs, graffiti, shop signs or a message conveyed through an image, the choice is yours. I have sought out signs and images taken in Cornwall which seem to me to illustrate the Cornish way of life and sense of humour….

a winter beach walk

I have several lenses for my Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III camera, but it is rare that I take more than one with me when I go out. My favourite lens for flowers and gardens is my prime lens which is also good in low light situations or my macro lens, but on Tuesday I…

And now the year is over…

A look back at the sixth year of our life in Cornwall. Another year full of unexpected events and very little travelling, but still the beauty of this county continues to shine. So please come with me and take a look at 2022. In April I drove down to Surrey to see my daughter and…

Where are the cows today?

Today is the last day of the walking squares. I have had a lot of fun with this month’s topic and hope that you have enjoyed walking with me. A special thank you to Becky, who is using daily walks to help her in her grieving process, for allowing us to come together and share…

Wheal Alice

Becky (the Queen of Squares) is dipping her toes back into blogging this month and encouraging us to get outside and take a few steps each day during November to help survive those endless grey days. And to share a photo or two while we are at it. Square of course. Although going to and…

Rain Coming

Becky (the Queen of Squares) is dipping her toes back into blogging this month and encouraging us to get outside and take a few steps each day during November to help survive those endless grey days. And to share a photo or two while we are at it. Square of course. Although going to and…

Through the Gate

Becky (the Queen of Squares) is dipping her toes back into blogging this month and encouraging us to get outside and take a few steps each day during November to help survive those endless grey days. And to share a photo or two while we are at it. Square of course. Although going to and…

Baa baa black sheep

Becky (the Queen of Squares) is dipping her toes back into blogging this month and encouraging us to get outside and take a few steps each day during November to help survive those endless grey days. And to share a photo or two while we are at it. Square of course. Although going to and…

Sparkling diamonds

Becky (the Queen of Squares) is dipping her toes back into blogging this month and encouraging us to get outside and take a few steps each day during November to help survive those endless grey days. And to share a photo or two while we are at it. Square of course. Although going to and…

Celebrating Autumn #10

This week is the end of  Dawn’s annual “Festival of Leaves” autumn challenge where  she invites us to share our photos of the autumn (fall) season. Most of the leaves have been blown off by this week’s furious gales and heavy rain, though at the moment of writing this the sun is shining and the…