weekly photo challenge: victory

We benefit from having very little light pollution where we live, so the night skies are often fairly spectacular. I'm fascinated by the moon, and all the mythology that surrounds it, and it has been a source of inspiration for a number of my jewellery designs. However, I've struggled in the past to get a photograph … Continue reading weekly photo challenge: victory

new moon

My mission to take a decent photograph of the moon continues. My last attempts were of a full moon, and whilst I like the results as photographs, the moon wasn't really sharp in them. The clocks have now gone back here, so it's getting dark an hour earlier in the evenings. I stepped outside yesterday … Continue reading new moon

by the light of the silvery moon

We're in the middle of a spell of dry, bright weather at the moment, with sunshine during the day, and clear skies by night. Because we're quite high up, and there is very little light pollution, the night sky is really spectacular. The moon is incredibly bright, and the stars are clearly visible scattered across … Continue reading by the light of the silvery moon