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Photo review from Rise International Photography Awards – Creative

The RISE International Photography Awards is a unique, online photography awards system aimed at seeing entrants elevate their work from one award year to the next. The judges gave written feedback to all entrants on all photos entered. I entered three images into three categories: Maternity, Family and Creative. Better than expected My entry for… Continue reading Photo review from Rise International Photography Awards – Creative

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Photo review from Rise International Photography Awards – Maternity

The RISE International Photography Awards is a unique, online photography awards system aimed at seeing entrants elevate their work from one award year to the next. The judges gave written feedback to all entrants on all photos entered. I entered three images into three categories: Maternity, Family and Creative. I received a bronze award for… Continue reading Photo review from Rise International Photography Awards – Maternity

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Rise International Photography Awards

The RISE International Photography Awards is a unique, online photography awards system aimed at seeing entrants elevate their work from one award year to the next. Every entry receives feedback from a panel of highly trained international judges.to elevate the entire photography industry, The overall objectives of the awards are: to elevate the entire photography… Continue reading Rise International Photography Awards

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Selling your artwork on online galleries

My 'Daughter of Woman' series is for sale on Saatchi Art. Saatchi Art is an online gallery where artists can sell their work globally. The gallery commission in 35%, which isn't bad, some galleries take 50% +. Creating an account. Creating an account and uploading my work was simple and the website was easy to… Continue reading Selling your artwork on online galleries

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Child of Woman

Child of Woman The latest and penultimate image in my #daughterofwoman series - Child of Woman!  Yes, he is my baby, minus his head 🤪, and he was a bit of a wriggler to photograph!  I wanted to keep the colours more harmonious in this image and less chaotic to represent the lack of cognitive… Continue reading Child of Woman

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Why I love Surrealism

What do I love about surrealism?  I love that there are no rules and no boundaries to what I can create. I love that I can create fluidly and freely I love that it doesn’t have to have a deep message or hidden concept, and I love that it can have both. I love that is… Continue reading Why I love Surrealism

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Husband Of Woman

The third image in 'Daughter Of Woman' series is finished! Husband Of Woman I love the patterns and colours in this image and the contrast between the two. The lightbulb is original, only cut out and not warped or anything. I hunted down all these unusually shaped lightbulbs in the series. The wallpaper is a… Continue reading Husband Of Woman

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Using Lightroom for commercial photography

I did some commercial photography recently. The first time for years! The images were for the website of a new business, plus marketing materials.  I edited the majority of images in Lightroom and used Photoshop to clean up a few with the clone and healing tool. Lightroom Lightroom is great for editing lots of images… Continue reading Using Lightroom for commercial photography