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Lensbaby Blog Circle – Experimenting with Double Exposures

June 30, 2019 - I’m cheating a little this month by only sharing three images for the Lensbaby Blog Circle. Ideally I like to share betw...
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Lensbaby Blog Circle – Tulips in Black & White

March 31, 2019 - This month I’ve been finding myself drawn to black and white photography and questioning why I don’t shoot and share mor...
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In Fog and Snow ~ Serenity Project February

February 20, 2019 - What could possibly be more serene than a walk in snow and fog, each brings their own unique silence, put them together...
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Graveyard Wanderings – Lensbaby Blog Circle

January 06, 2019 - Maybe it’s not the most cheerful of photographic subjects for my first blog post of the new year but I do love a good gr...
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Broken String – Lensbaby Blog Circle August

August 31, 2018 - I was really disappointed to miss the July posting for the Lensbaby Blog Circle, I got close to end of the month and rea...
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Lensbaby Sol 45 – First Impressions, A Black & White Walk and More…

August 06, 2018 - Very first impression of the Lensbaby Sol 45? I laughed! I unwrapped the packaging, took out the lens and laughed. I la...
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Start Where You Are

October 05, 2017 - Start Where you are…… It’s a rather well known phrase and I seem to keep stumbling across it recently. I usually see it...
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On The Edges – My Year With Unconventional Lenses

July 18, 2017 - Last week I was lucky enough to spend a few days on Anglesey with my daughter. I was even luckier that the weather was k...
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On Making Time To Create

June 15, 2017 - I’m sure that every creative business owner sets off on their business journey thinking they will spend much of their da...
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Lensbaby Edge 50 ~ This Is Not A Review

March 16, 2017 - Before I bought the Edge 50 optic earlier this year I did a bit of online searching to find out how people were using it...
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Perfectionism vs Creativity – On Letting Go Of The Need To Conform

February 28, 2017 - “Perfect photographs do not move the heart” David DuChemin – The Vision Driven Photographer One of my favourite photogr...
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Inspired By……..laminate flooring!!

February 20, 2017 - Inspiration, it’s a strange sort of thing isn’t it? If I’m shooting for a client it’s never an issue, I have ideas to s...
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Vintage Lens Still Life Photography

February 07, 2017 - Well the last few weeks have turned out much busier than expected with lots of copy writing work for lovely photographer...
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A Lensbaby Walk with the Edge 50 Optic

January 19, 2017 - On Monday I got an new toy, an Edge 50 optic for my Lensbaby, yesterday I took it out for a test run (walk). It wasn’t i...
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New Year, New Intentions

January 05, 2017 - It seems like just about everyone has been talking and writing about new years resolutions this year, whether they are g...
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Vintage Lens, A Disappointment?

November 13, 2016 - You’ve probably already gathered that I’m drawn to antique and vintage shops, I love a good mooch around for “new” props...
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Adventures With A Vintage Russian Lens – Part One

August 11, 2016 - Do you ever set out to do just one thing on the internet, get distracted and then end up spending way too long doing som...
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Those Vintage Books In Use

May 26, 2016 - If you’ve been reading the blog recently you’ll know I’ve been on a what seemed like an impossible mission to find some...
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When Dreams Come True

May 16, 2016 - Have you ever taken steps to make a dream come true? Part way through this morning I remembered a dream I’d had last ni...
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52 Weeks, Spring Flowers

March 04, 2016 - This morning I woke up to a covering of snow with big flakes falling fast. It came as a bit of a surprise, I’m sure the...
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Perfectly Imperfect Weather

February 22, 2016 - I’m sure I’ve mentioned in the past that I’m often drawn to imperfection, rusty spoons, tired looking flowers, chipped o...
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52 Weeks, Sunshine & Petals

January 13, 2016 - 52 Weeks of Quiet, Week Two A few weeks before Christmas I shared a blog post about hydrangeas and how they seem to be...
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Monotone Monday – Equine Photography

January 11, 2016 - If you’ve only started to follow my work since I officially launched Definitely Dreaming then this week’s Monotone Monda...
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Monotone Monday & That Time Inbetween

January 03, 2016 - Today is the first day that I’m “officially” back at work and I have to say I’ve really been looking forward to it for t...
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Monotone Mondays – A Touch Of Frost

December 21, 2015 - Having a change this week and sharing something new for Monotone Monday rather than raiding the archives. I’m just back...
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Monotone Mondays – Portrait of Erin

December 14, 2015 - Monday again! This week has just flown by and I’d actually forgotten it was Monday and almost didn’t post! I’m still st...
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Monotone Monday – Three Pears

December 07, 2015 - This week’s post will be short and sweet since I’ve unexpectedly found myself wifiless! Normally I’d be happily semi dis...
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Monotone Monday – An Often Forgotten Lens

November 29, 2015 - I often find myself drawn to images that aren’t perfectly sharp and love the look of some of the modern “toy” cameras su...
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Monotone Monday – Portrait Number 2

November 22, 2015 - This week’s Monotone Monday is a portrait of Andrew, a rather fascinating gentleman that I met in the very early days of...
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Monotone Monday – Gypsophilia Flowers

November 15, 2015 - Well after several days of what has felt like endless rain I thought a few flowers would be a lovely start to the week....
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Monotone Mondays

November 08, 2015 - For the last couple of weeks I’ve been trying to come up with an idea for a weekly theme/post. Lots of bloggers seem to...
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A Ball Of String and An Enamel Plate

September 28, 2015 - There’s times when I’m shopping alone that I’m really, really glad that I don’t have anyone with me. Like yesterday. I w...
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In Search of the Perfectly Imperfect

July 08, 2015 - Recently I’ve found myself constantly on the look out for photography props. In the very early days of my business my pr...
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A Recent Discovery or Two

June 10, 2015 - If you’ve been looking through the blog you’ve probably realised that I love to use my phone to capture images when I’m...
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In Celebration Of The Ordinary

February 09, 2015 - I’m sure I’m not in alone in this but when I first became interested in photography I used to photograph everything I se...
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Something different

July 29, 2014 - I’m very much a natural light photographer, partly because I just love to be outdoors as much as possible and partly bec...
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Blackpool through a Lensbaby

June 27, 2014 - My last post was about my week in places beginning with B and I shared some of my phone pictures from the week. It’s bee...
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Inspired by Art

May 20, 2014 - A couple of weeks ago I declared Monday a weekend (because that’s allowed when you work for yourself, and to be fair I’d...
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On small things & creativity

May 12, 2014 - I’d found myself feeling a little creatively stifled recently in my personal photography. Or maybe I should say lack of...
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