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Thursday, 11 July 2013

A few pics and an update on camera.

Good morning everyone, I hope all is as well as it can be in your world...hugs
Well I didn't get my camera back so I went out and spent my craft kitty + on a new one. That means no craft shopping for a while! I miss my baby Nikon but methinks I shall do okay with the new Fuji Finepix T500 once I get used to the feel of it. Got to play around with the settings until I hit on the right ones for me. 
In the meantime I went back to Trent Lock yesterday with my big Nikon to take pics that I had lost with my little camera! This is just a few of them. Get yourself a cuppa and settle down cuz it's very picture heavy :o)


 This old dovecote was there when I was a child, way back in the mists of time!



As you can see, I converted a few to grey scale 


No, that's not a ginormous swan, it is a rowing boat LOL.



This is the pub where I left my camera but don't let that put you off if you ever visit Trent Lock, I has a lovely meal there.










I love the reflections and just look at that blue sky, who needs to go to the Mediterranean :o)
Jackie xx

18 comments:

Squirrel x said...

Pleased to hear that you got a new camera hun but I am still upset for you about the Nikon. These are super pictures sweetie - I feel somewhat envious, having spent the day in a sweaty office! Still, tis a bit fresher today thank goodness Hugs Sxx

Chrissys for Cards said...

Fabulous photos Jackie - you are so good at this. Love the angles of some of the shots - looks a really nice place to visit.

Sue - bearhouse said...

Stunning photos Jackie. Looks like a lovely place to visit.
Sue xx

coops said...

wow these are just fabulous Jackie.we have so many beautiful places to visit in the uk.
enjoy playing with your new camera.

xx coops xx

Myrna said...

Jackie
So sorry about your camera.
These are such fabulous pictures. I wish it was possible to visit the places you do but so nice to see them from your perspective.
Myrna

Cards by Alison said...

Jackie some really beautiful pictures hope you get used to your new camera soon. I am thinking of joining the camera club in the village to help me deal with the technical side of talking photos. Love Alison xx

Carolina Girl (Cely) said...

Awesome...I felt like I was there with you and trust me...I know I would really rather be there in person...haha Hooray for new camera...enjoy! Love the b/w as well as the color for the cool effects. Oh yes, rather strange swan...haha Gosh, just gorgeous surrounds amidst your walk. I can see why you wanted to return.

kay said...

So sorry to hear you lost your camera Jackie,loving your replacement pics x

nnalorac said...

This looks a great day out Jackie, my kinda day. Lovely photos, thanks for sharing. Carolxx

Christine L said...

These photos are fabulous Jackie... particularly love the B & W ones of the lock gates... very very good! I've showed them to my OH who had a good eye when it comes to photography, and he is impressed!

Hugs
Christine x

May said...

Fabulous pics Jackie, it looks a wonderful place to visit...your camara skills are quite amazing... Love them... Hugs May x x x

Donna Mosley said...

Oh! these are beautiful pics Jackie, wish I was there.

Donna x

Wishcraft said...

Lovely photos Jackie, the greyscale ones look fab :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Viv said...

So many beautiful photo's again Jackie, you really have a knack for a good photo!....so pleased you plumped for a Fuji camera too, you will love it :) Viv xx

Vicky said...

Stunning photos!! I have had a little finepix for years (well over 10) and it is perfect, takes great quality photos and is small enough to take anywhere, I hope you enjoy yours

hugs Vicky xx

Lesley said...

lovely pictures - sorry you had to use your stash for a new camera but I'm sure you'll get loads of enjoyment from it have a great w/e best wishes Lesley x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Glad you got a new camera, have fun with that. Such a shame about your old one though. Gorgeous pics, thanks for sharing x

Viv said...

What a gorgeous place Jackie! I'll have to visit there sometime. It's SO peaceful. Your photos are amazing!
I love them 'coz I keep going back to them and seeing things I missed. What a beautiful place! xxx