Fun on the beach

1st Week of May 2015

Another beautiful evening messing on the beach.

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Little Rueben exposing his sandy ….

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Thanks for that…

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Then is was Joey’s turn.

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Relaxing in the Golden Hour

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All shots taken on my 12 year old Olympus C-310 Zoom 3.2 Megapixel. A truly brilliant pocket digital camera.

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Flowers in steps

4th Week of April 2015

It was a sunny afternoon and I decided to paint this vase of roses, and show each stage.

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The finished painting.

I used Winsor & Newton pro watercolours; Magenta, Ultramarine Blue, Winsor Yellow, Winsor Orange and Thalo Green y/s.

Easter week

3rd week April 2015

With a bag full of chocolate eggs we took the troops to Fairhaven Lake and hid a stash of goodies in trees, under bushes, behind walls, in old folks hair pieces, in-between ducks eggs, all over the place.

Then we let the monster go find em.

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Which they did very well !

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Lou Lou just found a ball.

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Jupiter tried to ride off with the goodies.

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Mr Coat didn’t really help.

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So we popped down to the farm. Remember Ben, our old dog that David has inherited.

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We had a wheelie good time…!

The film was Agfa Vista 200. The camera was a Trip 35. The process/scan was ASDA.

Watercolours

2nd Week April 2015

An old day boat that took people around Fairhaven Lake in Lytham St Anne’s in the 1900’s, sits half covered in sand and flowers on Granny’s Bay common.

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A quick study on complementary colours.

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A simple cheese grater can make an interesting subject.

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A copy of Janine Gallizia’s gates in Belgium.

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Thank you

BBQ on the Beach

1st Week April 2015

Off we went to the beach on a sunny evening during a school night and set up our BBQ and enjoyed grilled salmon, steaks and toasted marsh mellows and drank some sparkly.

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Lytham St Anne’s at dusk.

Shots taken on my Minolta AF-Tele 60 on Agfa Vista 200 film.

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