A Day in Connemara

I’m a member of a Facebook group called Lensbaby Blog Circle. The idea is that we all write a blog post once every month that documents a day or project shooting with a Lensbaby lens. This is my third such post. So, earlier this…

Meet the artist – David Reid

This month, we talk to David Reid. David lives in Toronto, Canada and has been a regular contributor to Art of the Blur. His style is diverse with a combination of organic and inorganic shapes, lines and colour. While the work of some…

Lensbaby Light

I’m a member of a Facebook group called Lensbaby Blog Circle. The idea is that we all write a blog post once every month that documents a day or project shooting with a Lensbaby lens. This is my second month. You can read the entry for…

One Lensbaby Day

I'm a member of a Facebook group called Lensbaby Blog Circle. The idea is that we all write a blog post once every month that documents a day or project shooting with a Lensbaby lens. So what is a Lensbaby? Well, it's a lens that allows…

Meet Charles Carpino

I run a website and Facebook group called Art of the Blur. AotB is dedicated to celebrating the unseen, the unheard, the unusual and the everyday ordinariness that we all seem to overlook as we move throughout our lives. Every so often, we…

Foggy Day at The Windy Gap

Yesterday, I had to be up at the ungodly hour of 5.30. Business was conducted and afterward, I wandered out into the foggy morn. I stopped once or twice on the way home to take a photo but nothing quite worked out. I then decided to take a…

Perfectly Imperfect Weather

Janet Broughton is a creative photographer and lives in the north of England. She likes open spaces, black coffee, colourful shoes, getting lost in a good book, foggy days, frosty mornings, meeting people and learning new stuff. Janet also…

Meet Stephanie

I run a separate website called Art of the Blur. AotB is dedicated to celebrating the unseen, the unheard, the unusual and the everyday ordinariness that we all seem to overlook as we move throughout our lives. Every so often, we talk to a…

Death of an Irish Town?

A few weeks ago, I had to do some work in Knock. For those that don’t know, Knock is a small village in County Mayo. It is also a Catholic pilgrimage and prayer site. Its notability is derived from the Knock Shrine, at which the Virgin…

How to Manage your Facebook Page

Ah yes, I remember the good old days of Facebook. You could set up your business page and pretty soon the followers and fans started racking up. People wanted to see, share and comment on your “work”. You could easily garner 1000 Likes over…