The Last Post - My Photo Friday

The Last Post

Last Sunday was Remembrance Sunday. It was also Armistice Day. Furthermore, it was 100 years since the end of World War One. It was an important day, it always is and I shall ensure that our girls live their lives knowing why it is so. But, in commemoration of the 100 years, something special happened – a […]

Yes, I Photoshop My Photos - The Yorkshire Dad of Four

Yes, I Photoshop My Photos

Photoshop is, of course, the name of the Adobe graphics editing software that has been around since 1990. The word Photoshop has become synonymous with the manipulation of images and used predominantly as a verb in the English language. In many ways, Photoshop has become a household name because of the negative press surrounding the […]

My Sunday Photo, It's A Cornet, Yorkshire Dad of 4

My Sunday Photo: IT’S A CORNET

Don’t call this a trumpet, because it’s not. It’s a cornet, and Verity and Delilah have just taken them up at school. I think about the line from Brassed Off whenever I mistakenly call it a trumpet and I’m corrected: it’s a bloody euphonium!”. I only recently realised that trumpets are used in brass bands, […]