All posts tagged: trying new things

Giving Things a Go

Today’s post is going to be quick.  I am late with it and I need to do some other stuff. I decided today to give something a go.  It hasn’t really worked well, I rush too much, but it is a beginning and something that could be a lot of fun in the future. I saw an image in the reader the other day of two hands with a map of the world on them.  It got me thinking and I wondered if I would be able to do something similar.  so I gave it a go with two white coffee mugs and put an image of wrapping paper over the top.  It hasn’t turned out too bad, but I need to experiment a lot more.  I must write down some notes on what I have done and what to do differently. This one I did with all white crockery again.  I probably should have lightened it again. I am pretty sure I know what I would do differently next time.  It is another interesting …

Where to From Here

I have to make some serious decisions about where to go to from here.  The cycling photography is fun, but let’s face it when everyone just steals the photos and almost no one buys any, I have to reconsider what my options are.  I have been trying several things, but one thing that I have been wanting to do it field trips.  I’m sure you have seen the links at the top of the blog. There are other photographers out there who run workshops for photographers, and I want to do it as well.  I love photography and it really is what I want to do for the rest of my life.  I enjoy showing people tricks and helping them improve their own photography, so I thought, why not start a business doing it. I love sitting around with other photographers and talking to them about what they like to do and what sort of photos they like to take.  It is nice to meet people with the same kinds of obsessions as me.  Are …