Five Minutes with a Yellow Pansy #RegularRandom

Welcome back to another #RegularRandom where we: choose a subject or a scene spend five minutes photographing it – no more! try to not interfere with the subject, instead see it from many angles, look through something at it, change the light that’s hitting it have fun! tag your post #regularrandom and ping back to…

RegularRandom – Five Minutes with Pumpkin Soup

Welcome back to another #RegularRandom where we: choose a subject or a scene spend five minutes photographing it – no more! try to see it from many angles, look through something at it, change the light that’s hitting it have fun! tag your post #regularrandom and ping back to this post This week, pumpkin soup….

Five Minutes with Flowers (Macro) – RegularRandom

Welcome again to another RegularRandom where we: choose a subject or a scene spend five minutes photographing it – no more! try to see it from many angles, look through something at it, change the light that’s hitting it have fun! tag your post #regularrandom and ping back to this post This week, it’s a…

Incredibly Edible

via Daily Prompt: Edible As you know, I’m a lover of macro and a lover of cupcakes, so when the opportunity arose on the weekend to visit one of my favourite Instagram cake people in the flesh, I jumped at (or drove to) the chance. This cupcake is from Proof is in the Pudding in…

Five Minutes with Felt Ball Posies – RegularRandom

A different kind of posy this week for RegularRandom! Sorry for my absence, I have some good reasons, which I will explain in a later post. For now, let’s get up close and personal with these GORGEOUS felt balls from The Felting Dorcas on Etsy. If you would like to join our #RegularRandom event, please…

Five Minutes @ Doughnut Time – RegularRandom

Sorry I missed RegularRandom last week! I have been working away at a new project and it completely slipped my mind! So a quick summary of what it’s all about: choose an object or scene spend just 5 minutes shooting it, trying to be creative with angles and light and composition post your photos with the…

TWO(?!) Minutes with Some Lorikeets? Parrots? Birds. #RegularRandom

Happy Sunday! Welcome to RegularRandom, if you would like to join in, here’s what we do: choose an object or scene spend just 5 minutes shooting it, trying to be creative with angles and light and composition post your photos with the tag regularrandom pingback to this post so that we can see your results!…

Regular Random – Five minutes with a Posy Jar

I picked up this stunning Posy Jar from a florist (Art Stems on Lygon) near me and spent a very long time photographing it inside my pop up studio. For this weeks #RegularRandom I chose a 5 minute window of shots for this post. If you’d like to join in, here’s what we do: choose…

RegularRandom – Five Minutes with a Silver Pear

Welcome again to #RegularRandom, where we choose and object or scene and spend just five minutes shooting it, trying to see it from multiple angles, learning about how light interacts with the subject. It’s fun, although can be tricky to come up with new things to shoot. We’d love you to join in – just…

Five Minutes with MissGidget

Welcome to another RegularRandom, where we spend just five minutes with a single subject or a frame, shooting from different angles, seeing how the light changes, all the while trying to interfere with our subject as little as possible. It had to happen eventually, you knew I would spend five minutes with Gidget. Here she…

Five Minutes with Succulents and Felt

I have become quite addicted to Etsy, mainly to feed my planner habit (see Instagram @desleyjane_plans). I am always on the lookout for props for my flatlay shots that I do for product photography. I like things like marble, succulents (Pantone’s colour of the year is Greenery), gold, pink, and anything fun and colourful. So…

Five Minutes with Raspberries

Welcome back to #regularrandom where we spend just 5 minutes with an object or scene, photographing it from different angles, with different light, figuring out which settings and frames of reference will give you the best results. We’re taking a very short break from cakes this week (I’ve posted a lot of cupcake and macaron…