Welcome to a world seen through my (admitedly colourblind) eyes. I use Lightroom for some post processing to try and capture what was in my mind when I took the picture, in an attempt to reflect what was really there.
I am constantly amazed by the quality of images on this site and find inspiration from the high number of excellent photographers here. I aspire to be as good as them and am always willing to take on advice. I often sacrifice the chance of getting votes on my images so that I can post them on the Critique gallery.
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A quick view of Merlin_k's recent activity.

  • Toasted

    Itís a Smeg toaster. Just looking around the house. I like the lines and the flash of red. No message Iím afraid, Iím not that deep.
    • 10 Apr 2020 2:55AM
  • Northern Flicker

    Quote:It has a perfecy camouflage. Beautiful image!

    Not perfect because about an hour later our resident Coopers Hawk caught one,
    • 8 Apr 2020 3:48AM
  • Autopsy Room

    It was hand held and poor lighting, the ISO was not an option! But the grain is part of it 😁. Thank you.
    • 30 Mar 2020 3:47AM
  • Yogi

    He had just taken down the suet feeder. Luckily the feeder itself survived his attention. Now I have a dilemma, thereís two more weeks of Project FeederWatch so I donít want to stop feeding the birds.
    • 22 Mar 2020 1:10PM
  • Puddy cat

    I do use some processing. In fact if you look closely at the wall between his ears you can see Iíve cloned out a picture. However, Iím colourblind and canít see the the red your talking about! Iíve worked out where you mean though.
    • 21 Mar 2020 12:10PM
  • Hard Hat

    I wouldnít have thought about taking the macro lens, thanks.
    • 11 Mar 2020 2:47PM
  • Red Dwarf

    Itís the kettle, but also just bought the coffee machine and the 4 slice toaster. Iíve always wanted Smeg so unreasonably happy to see a kettle 😁
    • 5 Mar 2020 11:28AM

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