Category Archives: Animal Antics

The wind of heaven is that which blows between a horse’s ears.

Many, many years ago, I spent time in Ireland with family friends on their farm. One of my most vivid memories of that holiday was being persuaded by the kids to ride a pony which ended in a bruise from … Continue reading

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Let a horse whisper in your ear and breathe on your heart…you will never regret it.

I was recently transported back to my childhood when I found myself in the little town of Llanberis. As a child the majority of holidays and weekends were spent not far from the town and as the sun beat down … Continue reading

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“Art is not in the …eye of the beholder. It’s in the soul of the artist.”

Having vowed never to delay my blogs again, as it’s very much like going back to homework you know you should have done, I recently found myself in a state of ‘catch-up’ yet again.  This is in part because I’ve … Continue reading

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The subject of the picture is always more important than the picture

The title of this post is taken from a quote by photographer Diane Arbus. It’s a very short statement, but actually, when you stop for a minute and reflect upon the words she used, she might just have been right…and … Continue reading

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Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.

The title of this post is a quote by Roger A. Caras who was an American photographer and writer amongst other things…and only someone who currently owns or has had the good fortune to own a dog will really appreciate and ‘get’ … Continue reading

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To all the delightful dogs I’ve met in 2012 (and their owners!) – thank you!

I like photographing people, so portraiture, weddings, children etc. are right up there as favourite subjects.  However…2012 saw a bit of a diversion for me in terms of photographic subjects as I turned my lens onto our canine friends.  It started … Continue reading

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Labradors, retrievers and a flatcoat…beautiful obedient dogs (well mostly!)

I met Devina at the Clwyd Retriever Club outing to the Cheshire Game and Angling Fair at Peover in August whilst she was patiently waiting in line to give her latest little labrador an opportunity to try a scurry.  I took a … Continue reading

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