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Poppy Hewett

White Horse Woods Country Park

Dad and I were bored and Mum wanted us out of the house so she could get on with her marking and studies. So we decided to grab our cameras and tripods and go out for a photography walk. We drove to a Country Park, about 15 minutes from where we live, sorted out our

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Stunning Digital Photography Tony Northrup
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Poppy Hewett

Chelsea and Tony Northrup – Sorry Dad!

So my Dad has been teaching me some photography – but he is always busy at work! I have found one of the books on his bookshelf called “Stunning Digital Photography” by Tony Northrup and in it are links to videos and there is also a YouTube channel. Tony and Chelsea are funny and they

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Macro Food
ISO
Poppy Hewett

ISO, Macros and Food – all for a School Project

So I have started Secondary School and this weekend’s homework was to produce some “food art”……..I was so excited and I told Mum and Dad, who were not so excited. Anyway, today I made a mess with Dad, making a volcano scene using some Lego figures and some food (broccoli, mash potato, baked beans, porridge

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Flower
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Poppy Hewett

The beginning

I probably should have typed this one first, but have already put another post up and now looking at my site, I thought I should let you know how this all started. My dad has always been a keen photographer and has taken photos of weddings and events for a long time. I used to

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Boat on Beach
Aperture
Poppy Hewett

Aperture

My first “lesson” in photography – aperture. So it was a lovely sunny evening and Mum & Dad suggested we took a trip to the seaside – firstly for fish and chips on the beach and secondly to bring my camera along. So off we set to a very quiet but wonderful beach called Greatstone.

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Zip Wire
Lesson
Poppy Hewett

Shutter Speed

My second “lesson” in photography – shutter speed. So a nice sunny weekend evening and Dad says that we could go to the park close to our house and take some photos and that he would teach me some stuff about shutter speed or how fast the shutter opens and closes. As always, Dad brought

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