Camera lenses for beginners If you are looking for camera lenses for beginners you have come to the right place. For those just starting out in photography, the number of different lenses on the market can be pretty overwhelming – I know I was when I first started! With so many different focal lengths, it can […]
Songbirds and Snakes for me was a hit I must be the only person in the world who didn’t know that a new Hunger Games novel was coming out; it was only when I accidentally stumbled across it that I found out. I read the blurb, read some reviews and still wasn’t sure, but I ordered it […]
Creativity is brilliant, messy and exhausting I have never really thought of myself as creative or someone who had creativity; in fact, I bet most people who are, don’t. I knew I loved ideas; I knew I loved new things and I knew I loved to produce but to be creative? No, not me. That […]
What Bill Bensley taught me about storytelling. I’m never going to a hotel that isn’t designed by Bill Bensley. I’ve always loved experiences; I’m someone who craves the story, the journey and for everything I do, I want to have a purpose. I adore themed events. It’s no surprise that my first job was at […]
Lightroom presets are commonly used by Instagrammers and photographers alike. The simple answer to how to use Lightroom presets is to ‘create your own’, but some people don’t want to do that. Others just want a quick and easy form of editing, and some want to use presets as practice before they create their own. I don’t use my own presets because I really struggled to articulate what I wanted by myself without having some sort of baseline to go on. For me, presets are a starting point for me to edit and I always end up adjusting them a lot to make them work for my photos. Some want to use presets as a simple ‘click and go’ filter, which is totally okay too!
Instagram is a bit like school There is a lot of talk about Instagram not being like real life and while in some cases that might be true, in a lot of cases Instagram behaves a lot like real life, or at least the community does. So how is Instagram like real life? 1. Popularity […]
Why I fell in love with Estonia. This post is part of a new series called ‘Love Me and Bee’, it’s a series where my mum and I experience the same things and write about it from our different perspectives. This is my mum’s perspective on our trip to Estonia. This is written about a […]
It’s all about how the hotel makes you feel. This post is part of a new series called Love Me and Bee. It’s a series where my mum and I experience the same things and write about it from our different perspectives. This is my mum’s perspective on our trip to Estonia and the hotel […]