Chasing Shadows….

Perspective and composition, in much of my photography, thus far at least, has been more instinctive and impulsive than deliberate! As has the capturing of light and shadow. I am in the process of learning to remedy that and pay more attention to the rules. In the meantime here is a selection of serendipitous shadows from our travels……. Shadow…

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Floating Over Fairy Chimneys!

Watching dawn break over the spectacular landscape of Cappadocia is a breathtaking sight and best appreciated from a balloon. This dramatic terrain is made up of consolidated volcanic ash – known as tuff – that has eroded over millions of years, to form surreal shapes and caves. Early Christians hid in these caves to evade persecution…

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Down

I digress – again – from my China series, but I could not resist participating in this challenge 🙂 This was one of the first images I shot as our balloon rose up over Cappadocia! Looking down at the ground receding further and further away was terrifying to say the least,  but the incredible landscape (will post about…

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