GB Sports Photographer & The Panasonic LUMIX S1

RLF's Blog


Hello everyone,
I like to turn most of my photos into's what I like anyway.
I'm experimenting quite a lot with lenses & techniques...basically having FUN with photography.
Hopefully you'll notice there is quite a variety of photos & art here...not always to every ones tastes... but hey that's what art is!

If you click on the blue dot next to my initials RLF you'll get to my personal siteWink
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  • Champions

    I donít drink champagne... it will have to be cider! So excited about the result. I only wish my parents were here to witness the back to back Premierships.

    12 May 2019 5:04PM | Read


    Views : 1169

  • Sea life in Birmingham

    As some you may have noticed Iíve put a few shots from the Sealife Aquarium in the heart of Birmingham. I was very impressed with the centre and we all had a great time. Weíll definitely be going back.:) It was nice that you could eat your own food i...

    28 Apr 2019 4:16PM | Read


    Views : 423

  • Bullworker

    Itís my 40th wedding anniversary today. My wife presented me with a very dusty log which actually turned out to be my old Bullworker exercise machine which I bought in 1976. :) She found it on top of the wardrobe in the box room.:D I downloaded all t...

    14 Apr 2019 5:14PM | Read


    Views : 557

  • I know I was mad ... I was always mad.

    I went to the King Power Stadium last night to watch Manchester City play Leicester City in the Quarter Finals of the League Cup. I had to sit amonst all the Leicester fans because I was unable to purchae a ticket for the Manchester end. The game we...

    19 Dec 2018 3:17PM | Read


    Views : 572

  • Remembrance Tribute

    Hi everyone, I've just been shopping near to a small village called Sileby (near Leicester). I noticed some single dinner plate sized poppies dotted about the village and asked an old lady (who was writing a name on one) why they seemed to be so rand...

    7 Nov 2018 1:02PM | Read


    Views : 579

  • A new way to sharpen pencils.

    Https:// Watch the bit on the video from 2 min 49 seconds:$:$:$ So ... there I was all ready to draw a straight line onto some wood when my pencil broke! Now although I did have a pencil sharpener in my pocket I couldn't find th...

    20 Aug 2018 3:40PM | Read


    Views : 552

  • Sleepy Bobos

    My eldest daughter started to read a bedtime story to her daughter last night. She fell asleep herself and the wee one went downstairs to watch Jaws with daddy! Anyone who remembers Alice from the Vicar of Dibbly would see her in my own daughter. Spe...

    16 Jun 2018 8:38PM | Read


    Views : 426

  • Breaking my heart

    I think Iím about to lose my best pal tonight ... TED

    6 Mar 2018 9:52PM | Read


    Views : 332

  • Tribute

    The Etihad Stadium on Tuesday evening (third of January 2018) Treated my Son-in-Law and grandson to the Watford game.:D Upon getting out of the car I ventured through a puddle which was the size of Lake Michigan and spent the next 6 hours in frozen ...

    4 Jan 2018 10:21AM | Read


    Views : 1339

  • Labour pains!

    It will be a long night for my wife and I. Our youngest daughter has just gone into labour:D Grandchild number 5 is the best Christmas present ever.:)

    21 Dec 2017 8:35PM | Read


    Views : 1221

  • Sour milk.

    Reporter 1 : Someone threw milk over Mourinho in the tunnel. Reporter 2 : How dairy!

    12 Dec 2017 9:26PM | Read


    Views : 1415


    I do all my processing in RGB and 8 bit depth because all filters are available to me in these two modes. When my neighbour mentioned that I should be printing in the CMYK mode because it used less ink I switch my recent upload (Black and White) to ...

    29 Jan 2017 9:20AM | Read


    Views : 281

  • Nikon should be ashamed.

    Just purchased a Nikon D 500 body. They didn't include the tiny plastic clip that covers and protects the hot shoe. It's an extra! £1400 and they are so tight / mean about a half inch square bit of black plastic. I still can't believe it

    25 Jan 2017 11:05PM | Read


    Views : 231

  • Staffy crossed with an American Pitbull

    An extremely viscous and possibly illegal dog attacked TED this afternoon. The dog flew across a car park and went straight for TED'S throat. TED is a very gentle docile dog but managed the magical transformation to Grizzly Bear as the dog leapt for ...

    20 Apr 2016 11:34PM | Read


    Views : 460

  • Black Ink Printer

    Hello everyone. Is there such a thing as a fairly cheap Black Ink Printer. I only want it to print out a book I'm writing. I don't need or want coloured inks for this task. Could anybody help with my fruitless search? Thank you:D

    24 Feb 2016 1:44PM | Read


    Views : 536