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Dave_Henderson

Thanks for getting here ..........

........ the journey is a bit of a mystery tour ...........


The blogs I submit on here sometimes take a different route.
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  • The high winds......

    ........ are preventing me being adventurous in the pursuit of using car head lights with long exposures producing light trails. I'll just have to make do with tonight's moon shot ..... This is the fourth night in a row of clear skies ..... .......

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    24 Dec 2015 11:12PM | Read

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  • The moon.....

    ....... and nothing else. Was hoping to put some time in taking long exposures of car lights producing light trails but unfortunately the wind is doing its thing rather well at the moment....... I did away with my overweight manfrotto tripod after...

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    21 Dec 2015 7:56PM | Read

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  • Seeing the light......

    ....... from car headlamps was the project for tonight. It was a pity to waste the mild conditions we're having so decided to get out and have a go at something I'd not tried before..... light trails. Picked a nearby traffic island for a first att...

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    17 Dec 2015 10:23PM | Read

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  • Six words.......

    ....... it's been pissing down all day........ ......... this morning....... ........ ..........this afternoon.... ....... "There's always the morn"

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    12 Dec 2015 7:01PM | Read

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  • That's Odd ......

    ....... I wonder where the other one went?.........don't know where my mind wandered to when looking at the washing line ......... ...... cloud nine maybe.......

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    11 Dec 2015 11:07AM | Read

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  • A Full Moon + ........

    ....... some Starlings. Now this is one I've not tried before. With the rain being persistent nearly all day I decided to have a go at blending in a few Starlings together with a shot of the full moon. It was a really quick job. Turned the starling...

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    3 Dec 2015 4:03PM | Read

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  • Fragmented......

    The weather has halted things up here this morning. Thought I'd have a clart about with the app. Fragment. Took this shot of a partly demolished building in Newbiggin last Saturday and gave it some processing earlier. ....... I'll title this...

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    1 Dec 2015 11:39AM | Read

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  • Geordie.

    Went to Newbiggin on Saturday for a breath or two of sea air. After a bag of chips and a walk along the prom decided to have a coffee in the Newbiggin Heritage centre. After getting inside the cafe heard the live music from a folk group playing in th...

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    30 Nov 2015 9:53PM | Read

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  • A bit of colour this morning......

    ...... and only one cloud....... ...... I thought things would look better with both colour and cloud. I could have blended some in of course but where's the fun in that!. Another set of handheld shots where the shutter speed took priority. ...

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    28 Nov 2015 8:20AM | Read

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  • Ambitious.

    When emptying some rubbish this morning, I noticed the dawn colours. Broke out the OMD 10 and took a couple of shots handheld looking over the yard wall ....... ..... had to increase to ISO to 1000 to get a decent shutter speed to freeze the bir...

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    26 Nov 2015 11:38AM | Read

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  • In the meantime.

    I need a different set of images before I carry on trying to produce abstract work using the App. "Mextures" So here's a one of the moon I took thirty minutes ago as the sky was clearing........ .. a full moon tonight. Not much definition with...

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    25 Nov 2015 8:47PM | Read

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  • Clear Skies ......

    ........ allowed the Canon SX50 to get a shot of the waxing, nearly full moon. The mountain ranges on the western side are clearly defined. ...... the optical quality from this little camera may not be up to the standard of an astronomical big bo...

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    24 Nov 2015 11:07PM | Read

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  • Something miles away part 3

    As I suspected, the processing works better with natural geometrical shapes ....... ....... this is one using a drainpipe........

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    24 Nov 2015 1:23PM | Read

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  • Something miles away part 2

    Another trial this time using geometric patters created with PS then transferred to the tablet and put through the app. "Fragment"......... .......... Totally different........ ........ this time with one of my pics....... ......... and a...

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    23 Nov 2015 8:56PM | Read

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  • Something miles away.......

    ...... From the norm from me today. After watching and reading Peters (Bonvilston) uploads have decided to spend a bit of time trying my hand at something abstract using an App. called Fragment........ ...... of course it's a heap of shite being a...

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    23 Nov 2015 11:33AM | Read

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