“Dome Dramatic” – St. Peter’s, Rome

Hi everyone,

A toned monochrome work of St. Peter’s in Rome.

 

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Best wishes,

leigh sig 2

New work – “Deep inside the Cavern”

Hi everyone,

Toned monochrome shot taken inside the word famous Cavern Club in Liverpool.

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Kind regards,

leigh sig 2

The fab four

Hi everyone,

Another work from my visit to Liverpool, amazing statue of the Beatles. I love this statue, such amazing detail and so incredibly lifelike.

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Best wishes,

leigh sig 2

“Big sky over the Mersey”

Hi everyone,

My first work of 2019. The famous Liverpool shoreline from the Mersey Ferry.

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Kind regards

leigh sig 2

My new virtual Gallery – “Paintography”

Hi everyone,

My new gallery, featuring 37 of my recent works,

Exhibition catalogue pdf

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Visit the gallery

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Best wishes,

leigh sig 2

Let’s get things perfectly straight (converging verticals)

Hi everyone,

I’m not a big fan of converging verticals. One of the first things that I habitually do with my architectural works is correct for these, my favourite tool of choice being DXO Viewpoint. In my opinion, this program is pretty much a must-have for anyone interested in photographing architectural views. I also use their PhotoLab and previously Optics Pro software for some basic corrections but Viewpoint is a great product for more advanced correction and integrates with both Optics Pro and PhotoLab.

A small tip, when framing the scene do not frame the subject too tightly, leave a fair amount of “wiggle” room around edges πŸ™‚ as it’ll be needed when applying correction. Else you will end up with parts of the building cut off. This is the exception to my general habit of composing a scene 100% in the viewfinder and not cropping during processing. As an exception to the above I’ll not be using this process if I ever get to photograph the leaning tower of Pizza. πŸ™‚

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Best wishes,

leigh sig 2

“Full of grace”

Hi everyone,

Another work from my visit to Liverpool.

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Best wishes,

leigh sig 2

“A home by the sea”

Hi everyone,

A new work of an architecturally interesting block of flats that caught my eye on the coast at Crosby, Liverpool.

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Best wishes,

leigh sig 2

 

“A distant shore”

Hi everyone,

I’ve not exactly been prolific lately but here’s a new work, a painterly landscape work ofΒ  beach near Liverpool.

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Hope everyone is keeping well,

Best wishes,

leigh sig 2

 

Two more works of Liverpool

Hi everyone,

I’ve had a hectic two weeks after my 89 year old mother-in-law had a nasty fall and broke her arm and has been hospitalised since which hasn’t left that much time for my artwork butΒ  here’s two new works of Liverpool.

Painterly work of the famous and iconic Liver Building on the banks of the River Mersey in Liverpool

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Best wishes,

leigh sig 2