Is Photoshop Cheating?

I was watching a “rockumentory” about the Pogues song – “A Fairytale of New York” and I was struck by the amount of process that was required to “engineer” and produce this track. The final […]



I have to admit it, when it comes to writing a regular blog I’m hopeless.  Looking back, I see that I’ve really let it go this year, despite there being plenty I could have written […]


Janet’s favourite twelve images of 2020

There is a trend these days for my photography friends to post their most popular images from the past year. That’s OK but it doesn’t always mean they are your personal favourites. I decided to […]


Light At The End Of The Tunnel

With the onset of the “lockdown” in April, the world for many of us simply closed down and we saw our turnover plummet. Then to make matters worse, as some galleries prepared to close their […]


Are We About To Witness The Death Of The DSLR?

Once again, these views are entirely my own and this piece is aimed to provoke discussion, so you are quite welcome to disagree with me if you wish. Way back in 2018, I wrote a […]


Losing Weight

I have to admit, I’ve been trying to lose weight for a while. Well not me personally, but my camera kit. I’ve been trying to save weight across the board, so I’m looking at every […]