Walking Around Our Neighbourhood … Bahrain Life …

_MG_2465-1Hey everyone … so I’ve kind of been in a bit of a slump with my photography lately … since getting back from Iceland I’ve barely picked up my camera … so earlier this week I decided to just go for a walk around the area where we now live and to take my camera along for the fun of it …

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Monday Links for the Week … Lots of Little Things …

Hello and happy Monday everyone … hope your all having a good start to your week … We had a wonderful weekend break away which I will be posting about later this week … if I ever get round to sorting through all the pictures … in the mean time I will leave you with this iPhone picture of the view from the terrace of our room …

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Monday Links For The Week … Cats … Recipes & Photography …

Hello all … time for another roundup post … it was a quiet weekend for us … I spent Friday on my own with the kittens and Perry didn’t get home till about 2am … but we have done very little over the past few days … just sorting out suitcases … playing with the cats and trying to get our sleeping patterns back to what they used to be …

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Monday Links for the Week … A Good Mix of Stuff …

Hey everyone … Its been a quiet weekend … I quite enjoyed that really … Perry had some work to catch up on and I spent the whole day Friday reading … seriously I read pretty much non stop all day … stopping long enough to eat and that was about it … I’m already halfway through my stash of 9 books I bought a week ago … Continue reading

Tuesday Links For The Week … Still Manic …

Well things around here haven’t gotten any quieter since the last time I checked in … in fact I’ve been so busy I didn’t even have time to post this yesterday … it appears we have entered a rather busy period at work … just in time for the summer … work is just taking over everything at the moment and as much as I am enjoying it I don’t appreciate the fact that it has even infiltrated my dreams at night … there is literally no escaping it …

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Ghazaleh Portraits – Iran – Portrait Photographer

Hello Everyone, this week’s Photography Wednesday is a series of portraits I did of a cousin of mine, Ghazaleh, while I was in Iran last summer visiting family … I did portraits of two of my cousins and I will be posting my other cousin’s pictures next week …

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Marina Portraits – London – Portrait Photographer

Today I want to share some photos with you of a friend of mine Marina from Seattle. I met Marina back in the summer of 2009 while I was travelling around Europe with a friend … we met in Florence and spent some time together over a couple days and stayed in touch after via Facebook.

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Red Velvet Cupcakes … Recipe & Pictures …

I think I’ve been watching too many cooking programmes this last week … but if there is one thing thats come out of it is now there is a whole raft of things I want to make … after catching up with the Great British Bake Off this week I decided to make some cupcakes … Red Velvet is one of our favourite cakes so I thought I’d do a cupcake version … I’ve included the recipe I used and the substitutions I made along with the photos …

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Monday Links For The Week …

So we had a very relaxed yet also highly productive weekend … it involved a successful Ikea trip (more about that later) … mahoosive amounts of photo editing … I’m now all done with editing my favourite photos from our London trip … will be posting those over the next couple weeks in dedicated posts … don’t want to overwhelm people with a massive photo dump! …

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I Love Disposable Cameras!

Have I ever told you how much I love disposable cameras? A couple years ago I rediscovered my love of these cameras and started carrying one with me when I went on holidays as well as my DSLR … whilst it was great to see the photos on the little LCD screen on the back of my camera and know that I had gotten the shot I was going for … that the exposure was right, composition, etc … there was none of the mystery that you get with film … not knowing what the final image will look like till its back from being developed at the lab …

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