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Carolyne MacMillan
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Wife, Mother, Creative, Living Simply, Greenie, Buddhist, Optimist
Wife, Mother, Creative, Living Simply, Greenie, Buddhist, Optimist

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Week 7 Black and White 365 Challenge
50 Steep stairs 51 Workshop shelving 52 Fallen toy soldiers 53 Gloves 54 Stairs 55 Wire netting 56 Barbering Another rainy week so I spent it mostly back in the workshop again.  The highlight of my week was when my husband and I went in as models for my son...

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Week 7 Black and White 365 Challenge
43 Basket weave 44 Camelia flower This bush was severely pruned (practically to a stump) by the previous owners of our house. It's started to regrow in the couple of years we've lived here and this year we have been rewarded with some lovely pale pink flowe...

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Week 6 Black and White 365 Challenge
36 Basket weave 37 Buddha eye 38 Thai elephant fabric texture 39 Metal texture 40 Crosstitch texture 41 Dreary weather 42 Fabric texture This week the weather was lousy but I did get a guy out to quote on replacing our upstairs heatpump and installing a com...

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Week 5 Black and White 365 Challenge
29 Budgie 30 Sunny Day 31 My son texting 32 Paint texture 33 Fabric texture 34 Ceramic texture 35 Blurred trees I'm a few weeks behind in posting these images as I've been a bit busy with the renovations and having a massive declutter so I can't remember wh...

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The Way We Use Our Spaces
Recently I've been wondering whether we really still have too much stuff or whether some of the cluttered feeling in our house comes more from a misuse of our available space and a lack of storage where it's needed. Hubby, when he's home, spends most of his...

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Week 4 Black And White 365 Challenge
Day 22 Tree Fern Day 23 Interior Painting The undercoat is on the walls and I thought I'd shoot it while waiting for the paint to dry. Better than watching it I guess :)  Hubby and I decided to go against the norm this week. We moved out of our 'master bedr...

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Week 3 Black And White 365 Challenge
Day 15 Flaking Paint This week I decided to explore a few more textures such as the flaking paint above and the textured throw below. Day 16 Textured Throw Day 17 Steampunk Hat  My son wearing a Steampunk hat he created for a fun day at his barbering course...

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Week 2 Black And White 365 Challenge
Day 8 Buddha.  This week I've explored the dark background some more, which I'm really liking the look of and tried a couple of close ups. A macro lens is still top of my personal wishlist for this year but it comes behind house renovations again, unfortuna...

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Creating An Inconspicuous Camera Bag
Warning: I must say here before I start, that I shoot with an Olympus OMD EM5 camera and Olympus and Panasonic lenses. These are all much smaller and lighter than a full sized DSLR from Canon or Nikon so this idea may not work for you if that's the gear you...

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Week 1 Black and White 365 Challenge
Day 1 Light Fitting Welcome to a brand new 365 challenge! This year I've decided to go more in depth in black and white photography. It's something I've been thinking about doing for a while now as I think it helps you to pay more attention to the light, te...
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