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Lockdown Life

When this lockdown started, I swore my blog would be a lockdown free zone but it seems that my life has forced me to mention it! We’ve been in lockdown since the 23rd of March. At the beginning, I thought that I could get through this if I kept busy, but that’s been kind of… Continue reading Lockdown Life

Melody Pond · Photography · project violin · Violin

Studio Photos of Melody Pond

Recently, I took Melody Pond (my violin) into college so I could take photos of her for an assignment. I thought I’d share my favourites here. Lighting and Camera Settings I used just one light on my shoot. The college I attend in Nantgarw uses Broncolor lighting in the studio. I used one of these… Continue reading Studio Photos of Melody Pond

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How To Print Out A Contact Sheet From Windows 10.

Remember when you went to the shop with your film from your camera? I know it was a long time ago and some of you probably have never done it but it was part of the fun of going on holiday when I was a child! When you got your photos and negatives back, you also received a print with small images of the photos you’ve taken. This is a contact sheet.

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Nålebinding Needle – Hand Carved By Carveryn Review

For a few months now I’ve been teaching myself Nålebinding with the help of some YouTube videos. There are a few photos on Instagram of my efforts. I’m so grateful to Karin Byom on Instagram for her hints and tips! She’s so talented! Just look at these socks she made! I also started a pair… Continue reading Nålebinding Needle – Hand Carved By Carveryn Review