Father’s outrage over ‘pornographic’ Haribo MAOAM sweet wrappers | Mail Online

Nothing to do with photography, but I did have a laugh when I saw this today. If this guy thinks this is porn, he really needs to get out more.
Check out some of the comments too – They’re even funnier than the rest of the article….

Father’s outrage over ‘pornographic’ Haribo MAOAM sweet wrappers | Mail Online.

The Eye of the beholder




The Eye of the beholder

Originally uploaded by Dave Frost

Been a long time. Haven’t I used the nifty fifty since the Tamron 17-50 f2.8 arrived in the kit bag, so now making a conscious effort to use it more.
Didn’t really get out much further than the back garden so ended up taking another one of the dog. Pensive look from Daisy in this one which was hand held at f1.8 with a shutter speed of 1/30 at iso 1600

Tranquility is a caravan in blue.




blue caravan

Originally uploaded by DaveFrost

Lord knows how old this caravan is. Located on the older hidden side of Thorney Bay caravan park it sits, mostly empty, waiting for someone to come. With no mod cons whatsoever, and separated from the more modern monstrosities, tranquility takes on a new meaning.

As for the owners, I last saw them some years ago. Themselves older than this lovely van. Someone still cares for it though. Someone is still paying the ground rent.

The perfect chair for a stick-in-the-mud

Was out for a wander with the kids yesterday and for once I actually had the camera with me. When I saw this chair, forlornly abandoned on the Thames Estuary mudflats at Canvey Island, I couldn’t resist firing off a few frames. It was mid-afternoon and the sun was really harsh so the lighting was a bit challenging to say the least. When I went back, the tide was in, and the chair was hidden from view by the brackish, muddy waters.

Evocative, emotive, or just a boring shot of a broken chair and some unhealthy looking mud…….. Only you can decide how you view this.

The Chair - An abandoned chair

(Click for a larger version of the image)

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