Project 52 – Week 1: Blank Slate

Happy New Year! I cant wait to see where this year takes The Hoof & Hound Photographer. I have some exciting things lined up however, and feel like there will be a lot more variety in my work!

The first blog circle of the year and it’s a full one!

This week the theme is blank slate, so we got to choose what we did. The weather has been very dismal here so I didn’t get chance to go and bribe our dog for being a model – he isn’t a fan of winter!

Although not pets, I feel as though I can take advantage of the theme as I would love to branch out into more nature photos! For the past few weeks we have had a couple of Pheasants visiting the garden, they come each year which is always lovely! Yesterday (Thursday) they brought a female with them, but I decided to leave photos as she was looking very nervous!

Taking photos of these guys is quite difficult as I’m crouched on the floor peeking through the cat flap!

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I hope you have enjoyed looking at this handsome bird!

Take a look at what Tara Sutherland | Boutique Pet Photography in New Zealand has come up with and carry on round the circle 🙂

Until next time!

 

26 thoughts on “Project 52 – Week 1: Blank Slate

  1. Birds are my second most favourite thing to photograph and my go to for any and all practice skill wise. Pheasants are such pretty birds!

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  2. How exciting that you you have pheasants visiting you. We don’t get anything quite so exotic around here. I must confess I laughed at the visual of you crouched down shooting through the cat flap.

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  3. These look amazing! The colors are amazing, especially if it was a dismal day. So warm and bright! Also the image of you taking them through the catflap is hilarious, I love hearing about the tricks behind the lens that helped get a special shot.

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