Sheldon's Ramblings

How have you survived the lockdown?

How have you survived the lockdown?

Photographers Mark Nixon and Peter Cox had some great ideas for their businesses during the lockdown.

 

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Black & White to colour!

Black & White

Black & White to colour!

Try converting black and white images to colour ones at the click of a mouse!

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Who is ZOOMing Who?

Damsel Fly Zoom Judging Zoom Training

Who is ZOOMing Who?

That said, I even got in on the act myself and recently did a judging for Gorey Camera Club in mid May and followed up with a lesson in Photoshop

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Malahide Sea Scouts Centenary Photograph

Malahide Sea Scouts Centenary Photograph

It's not often that you get to photograph a Scout Troop that dates back a hundred years but that is precisely how old the Malahide Sea Scouts are. Ten years ago I was the official photographer who captured the 90th year celebrations. Ten years on, a different photographer, and with the advances of technology they opted to capture an aerial view for their official Centenary photograph.Not to be put off, I joined the hundreds of parents and relatives who were assembled and decided to still capture the moment and go for detail rather than quality as I had no way...

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Picking a Paper!

Picking a Paper!

After years of experiments and recognising images that work better on certain papers, I have finally put my own thoughts down on how I choose a paper. I showed this recently to a gathering of about 60 photographers and the majority found it very easy to understand and very useful.

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