Category Archives: Fashion

Memory… is the diary that we all carry about with us

As is now customary at this time of year, I like to take a look at back at all the photo fun I’ve had during the year, but more importantly, to take a moment to thank everyone who has been … Continue reading

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Imagination is more important than knowledge…

Every time I sit down to write a blog, I am still amazed at the number of times I’ve been able to get out and about with my camera.  The world continues to turn, the day job is still busy, … Continue reading

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Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort

Franklin D Roosevelt’s quote was never more apt today as I stepped outside of my comfort zone and I experienced both! I’ve been a subscriber to PurplePort for a couple of years, but it’s fair to say I’m not the … Continue reading

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The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears…

I searched long and hard for a quote to start off this blog post…and found just the thing courtesy of style icon Audrey Hepburn, a woman who didn’t have to try too hard when it came to fashion and style. … Continue reading

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It is not where it is or what it is that matters, but how you see it…

The clocks have gone forward and we’re officially in British Summer Time here in the UK which means the first quarter of the year is nearly over, so it’s high time I committed my thoughts to print. I started drafting … Continue reading

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Fill your paper with breathings from your heart…#1

Thanks to this quote from William Wordsworth, I have finally found the time and the inclination to catch up on my blog, but seeing as it is some 6 months since I’ve committed my thoughts to print, it’s not fair … Continue reading

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Keep Calm and Look Busy!

Actually, I have been very busy, and it is March already and I am already behind on my blogs! In my defence, the day job eats into my spare time a little bit when I have to travel,  for me … Continue reading

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Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our true potential…

Winston Churchill’s famous quote has stuck a chord with me on a number of levels, especially after some recent photo-shoots. If you are following my photographic journey via my blog, you might recall that in the summer I wrote about … Continue reading

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The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart

Earlier this year the world lost one of the truly great writers of our time, Maya Angelou and it is her quote I have used for the title of my latest post. Sometimes it takes a little sprinkling of magic … Continue reading

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Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.

The title of this blog post is a view expressed by American author Napoleon Hill (1883-1970) that I happened across a few days ago quite by chance, and it summed up a recent photography adventure perfectly. It’s been almost six … Continue reading

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