The Old Door | The Yorkshire Dad of 4

The Old Door

I don’t know why, but I love photographing doors. Ones with character, like this old door, are a particular favorite. There is something special and a door that I can’t put my finger on. Maybe there’s a metaphor in there. Some sort of sub-conscious meaning to a fondness for doors. A bit like when one door closes, another […]

Let’s Talk Tents

We may have only just got into 2019 but already people will be looking ahead to getting away on holiday later this year. We’re all feeling the pinch so maybe a cheaper, yet more adventurous getaway in a tent, sleeping under canvas, could prove to be an option. There can’t be many people who can […]

Part Time Bloggers - Are They A Problem | The Yorkshire Dad of 4

Part Time Bloggers – Are They A Problem

Once upon a time, I was a part-time photographer whilst I also had a full-time career in IT. It was all above board and I was registered with HMRC and paid my taxes. But, in the wedding photography industry, there was some hostility. This hostility was towards us, part-timers. Sometimes it was clearly because full-time photographers […]

The Perenial Aftershave

Last night was the primary school Christmas fayre. You know what they’re like; tombola, raffle, cakes, book stall, sweets, handmade decorations. Pretty standard stuff really. Verity had a go on the tombola. Our girls tend to do well on them and I did have my eye on a hotel of Jagameister at the back. Sadly, […]

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My Photo Friday – Linky #4

It’s Friday again, and its time for My Photo Friday. Thank youf ro coming back to My Photo Friday and sharing your photos. Please do spread the word through Twitter and Facebook about this new photography based linky. My Photo Friday is a place to post and share your favourite photos, whether that be from […]

Running in the Dark

If you’re a runner the chances are that winter is your least favourite time of year. But likewise, if you’re a runner you go out no matter the weather. But in winter it’s not just the weather you have to contend with. We all lead busy lives and sometimes you simply can’t get out for […]