The Alma, Crystal Palace #3

The final instalment of my Alma set. I've devcided to add a gallery of the images rather than do many posts one after the other.  There's little more to say apart from its a great pub with excellent food created by Daniel Mayers who is passionate about his craft and the provenance of the fresh [...]

By |2012-03-13T22:32:15+00:00March 13th, 2012|Blog, Crystal Palace, Featured, UK|0 Comments

The Alma – Crystal Palace

We have a newly renovated watering hole in Crystal Palace - The Alma. Viveca and I were keen to try the pub out soon after it opened and were very happy with the turn around from the previous version. The new owner Stephen Boyd has done a great job in renovating and decorating the property [...]

By |2012-09-04T11:08:40+01:00March 11th, 2012|Blog, Featured, London, Panoramas, UK|3 Comments

Beverage Shots

I've been a bit lax sorting out posts for a week or so now - mainly due to being busy at the weekends and the photo's that I have taken being not particularly up to standard. I recently received a light tent and mini studio -  both very similar, one folds down like a softbox, [...]

By |2010-12-22T01:24:24+00:00August 11th, 2010|Featured|1 Comment

New Forest HDR

Viveca an I went to the NF for the weekend to stay at Sandy Balls (yes I know)! Primary reason was to get out of town and (of course) also to take some photos. To start - here are some sausages. For me, I wanted to try really hard to get some decent brackets sorted. [...]

By |2010-08-03T11:14:05+01:00August 3rd, 2010|Featured|3 Comments

Another slow day on the photo front

More pictures of my dinner I am afraid. I do kinda enjoy food photography, its pretty easy to get a half decent shot, but can be hard to get decent composition. DoF with this type of image is fun. Most of the time I am using the 'nifty fifty' and images generally come out pretty [...]

By |2010-12-28T22:22:48+00:00May 25th, 2010|Featured, Slider|0 Comments

Quiet Day Today

Well today has been uneventful. Due to drawing blanks on three explores yesterday I decided to take a picture of my dinner. It has been nice outside so I was dining al fresco for a change. Chicken, peppers, couscous and some salad . .  lovely. It was very nice - that's about all i have [...]

By |2010-12-28T22:22:48+00:00May 24th, 2010|Featured, Slider|0 Comments