Our Break in the Lake District

Our Break in the Lake District

For the first time ever we treated ourselves to a little break without the children. We've had the odd overnight stay in London without them but this was the first time where it was 3 nights. This is a trip we'd been planning for about 12 months and was really looking forward to it. The girls would be staying with their grandparents and they too were looking forward to staying with them...mainly because they get treated to all sorts while there.

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#MySundayPhoto - Take Me Back

#MySundayPhoto - Take Me Back

I’ve been working on this photo for a little while. I think I’m happy with it and it was edited using Aurora HDR2019. I love how clear the water looks and the drama in the sky.

About 15 minutes before I took this photo was taken it poured down with rain so the clouds were starting to break up.

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#MySundayPhoto - The Calm

#MySundayPhoto - The Calm

Something a little different today. This was taken on Lake Windermere, it was a single rock near the edge of the water and I thought it made an interesting subject. 

This was a long exposure with an 10 stop filter on the front and whilst everything around was busy and hectic this felt calm. To take away any distractions I converted to B&W. 

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How I got this Photo | Lensball Lake Windermere

How I got this Photo | Lensball Lake Windermere

I've had a lensball for a while but never really used it before. I didn't want to just take a photo with me holding it in front of the subject, it seems like everyone is taking a photo like that. 

I must admit I did take a photo like that when I first got it and it received a lot of likes on Instagram but I wanted to step away from that. 

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