Reflections on Poole

Reflections on Poole

I live in Broadstone, Dorset, a village on the outskirts of Poole. The area is supposedly a prosperous one, Sandbanks is one of the most expensive pieces of real estate on the planet. Just a few miles away Poole town centre is dying. Numerous shops lie empty, charity shops and pound stores abound, though even […]

Creative Retouching

Creative Retouching

There is a view in photography that insists that only what comes straight from the camera is a true representation of an image.  I don’t necessarily disagree with that view, but we now live in a digital world and I embrace it.  Digital manipulation of images is now as much an integral part of photography as […]