Category Archives: background

English Civil War

Some more pictures added today! You can check out all my pictures by going to my Picasa web album! This lady was pictured as part of the Sealed Knot English Civil War re-enactment of the battle at Nantwich in Cheshire. … Continue reading

Posted in background, Civil War re-enactment, Historical re-enactments, Photo Album, photographs | Leave a comment

English Civil War re-enactment at Nantwich. Historical action tutorial

English Civil War re-enactment at Nantwich, originally uploaded by foto-art. Sealed Knot at Nantwich, Cheshire. This re-enactment of an English Civil War battle takes place every January in Nantwich, Cheshire. members of the sealed Knot and other similar organisations dress … Continue reading

Posted in Action, background, composition, Historical re-enactments, multishot mode, Tutorial | Leave a comment

English Civil War re-enactment

English Civil War re-enactment, originally uploaded by foto-art. The Sealed Knot at Nantwich, Cheshire. Another shot of the Sealed Knot in action. This guy was spinning the blue flag around like a cheerleader, and I just kept taking shots hoping … Continue reading

Posted in Action, background, Historical re-enactments, multishot mode, Pixel cloning | Leave a comment

Fence

Fence, originally uploaded by foto-art. Fence around Mow Cop castle folly. I just loved the strong dominant shape of this fence and the way it leads the eye into the picture. This works even better in high contrast black and … Continue reading

Posted in background, fence, fencing, perspective, Wide angle | Leave a comment

Windswept tree

Windswept tree, originally uploaded by foto-art. Windswept tree near Mow Cop, South Cheshire. The tree and the fence post are the two elements in this composition. I moved around the tree to get the right distance between the post and … Continue reading

Posted in background, composition, Wide angle | Leave a comment

Signpost

Signpost, originally uploaded by foto-art. Signpost at the Goyt Valley, near Buxton, Derbyshire. This image was taken in black and white mode using a combination of red and polarising filters. A low viewpoint was used to eliminate the distracting background … Continue reading

Posted in background, Black and white, polarising filter, Red filter | Leave a comment