Quiet Days of the Broads (Pictures of the week)

After all the celebrations and festivities what I needed was a quiet time on the Broads. Few boats, even fewer holiday makers. It was as if nature was locked down – even sadder… Continue reading

Picture of the week – It’s Christmas so you get a special picture

What d’yer mean that’s not very special. I think it’s quite good. It took ages with my white-box to centre it and then there was the glare of the lights on the shiny… Continue reading

Cribs and Christmas (This week’s pictures)

It makes a change from Christmas trees, robins, snow and immortal choir boys singing everlasting choruses. Last weekend a local church had a Christmas Crib Festival. So we took along some belonging to… Continue reading

The things you do when you’ve got a cold (Pictures of the week)

When I have a cold I do a lot of listening to the radio and then wonder why I don’t do so more often. This week in between coughing and sneezing I heard… Continue reading

It had to be seasonal of course (Pictures of the Week)

You thought I was too old for that sort of thing, but any harsh words Santa and I have had in the past about delivering the wrong present to me or not grabbing… Continue reading

Being Lazy at Blakeney (Picture of the week)

Well not lazy exactly – it’s just that Blakeney is quite near and I needed a few pictures of sand sea, rusty things, nostalgic moments, anything blue (it’s not what you think!) so… Continue reading

Walsingham’s House of Correction (Pictures of the week)

I wonder if you remember pictures of Walsingham like this   And perhaps you may remember incidents like this – albeit once a year Last week I discovered the answer to all the… Continue reading

Adobe wins again – or at least they didn’t Paper Textures (Pro)?

If you are thinking of using Adobe Paper Textures beware there are two programs. Adobe Paper Textures and Adobe Paper Textures Pro   The first you can get with Photoshop CS6 but according… Continue reading

Behaving Badly in York – my pictures of the week

  We had a great visit to the city, but there was shopping to be done. Isn’t there always! Moya found this fantastic hat shop in the Pavement (don’t get confused if you… Continue reading

It’s nostalgia week

The end of the sailing season – so last Sunday I went to watch the Tri-Icicle race on the river Bure.  The start was delayed because there was no wind – so you may… Continue reading