Category: Opinion

New Year Resolutions

2019 is upon us and I have not made any New Year Resolutions simply because I know from past experience that once made, new year resolutions are often, if not always, quickly forgotten.

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Why I Switched Back To WordPress From Squarespace

WordPress Or Squarespace? It wasn’t too long ago that I switched my blog from WordPress to Squarespace, and at that time I felt I had a raft of good reasons to do so. But now, less than 12 months later, I have reverted The Occasional Photoblogger back to WordPress, and...

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Photographer’s Block

Fighting photographer’s block I have been struggling with my photography for some time now. Since deciding late last year to not continue with my photo-a-day project (which was posted on my Facebook page) I seem to have been unable to focus (pun intended) on my hobby. Part of this is due...

The Best Camera Is The One You Have With You

What is the best camera? The well known photography quote “the best camera is the one you have with you” is widely attributed to American photographer Chase Jarvis. So I had that quote in mind when, a couple of weeks ago I had to  buy a new cell phone because...

What Sort Of Photos Do You Like To Take

What do you like to shoot? A few days ago I met up with a friend who I hadn’t seen for several years as we live in different towns. I had forgotten that he too was very keen on photography like me, and I was momentarily lost for words when...