Category Archives: Composition

Up close and personal: Part 3

Welcome to the first Gale Photography blog post of 2018! Yesterday I was fine-tuning and timing my new “Macro Photography” talk.  I reckoned it was looking and sounding pretty good, but I felt the ending needed a theme.  Macro photography can be done anywhere, so I set myself a little challenge.  It was to spend […]

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Happy Christmas from Derek at Gale Photography

It’s that time of the year again.  The time where we review the year gone by and look forward to the year to come.  First though, for some, we have the celebration that is Christmas. Photographing Christmas trees is a bit harder than you think.  You need to balance the ambient light and the tree […]

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It’s a big pointy tower!

I spent a weekend in London recently, and stayed in Southwark.  The main architectural feature of that area is The Shard, which is over 1000 feet high.  At present it’s the tallest building in the European Union, and the fourth-highest building in Europe. It stands well away from other very tall buildings, so it tends […]

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