Stuff & Nonsense
Bee on a bramble flower. Testing out my new olympus 12-40 lens - it focusses startlingly close across the zoom range and stays sharp doing it. This is a crop (about 1/6 of the frame) taken standing back a little because the minimum close focus distance is so short I kept scaring the bees away.

Bee on a bramble flower. Testing out my new olympus 12-40 lens - it focusses startlingly close across the zoom range and stays sharp doing it. This is a crop (about 1/6 of the frame) taken standing back a little because the minimum close focus distance is so short I kept scaring the bees away.

Knot Thing doodle step 1: black & white

Knot Thing doodle step 1: black & white

Robo-Pug, Gijón, Spain, March 2013

Robo-Pug, Gijón, Spain, March 2013

Give Way, Nottingham 2013

Give Way, Nottingham 2013

Snail, Sheffield, July 2013

Snail, Sheffield, July 2013

Bedroom of the sun god

Bedroom of the sun god

Hornet

Hornet

Trying out a new watercolour technique suggested to me by Frankie @ Caffe Nero

Trying out a new watercolour technique suggested to me by Frankie @ Caffe Nero

MacDonalds at night, Stansted, 2013

MacDonalds at night, Stansted, 2013

For the sake of balance, here’s a selfie shot close-up with the same sort of wide angle lens, though this time in 2014 on a Panasonic G2 digital camera.

For the sake of balance, here’s a selfie shot close-up with the same sort of wide angle lens, though this time in 2014 on a Panasonic G2 digital camera.