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Joon Projeckt 2020 #joonprojeckt2020

May 23, 2020


One photo everyday in Joon 2020. No rules, just photos. Post your images with the #joonprojeckt2020. Join in. It’s for everyone with a camera or phone or even a vivid imagination. Scroll down for todays pic ↓ (The history of June Projeckt.) It started five years ago as an exercise in photography during the month […]

Deep breathing

December 13, 2012


I’ve lost my soul I’ll be fine I knew this would happen Lock me up Down by the sea It’s no big deal I’ve lost myself I’m falling Hold me Hold on I’m falling ©Ester Spears   Ilfracombe Rainbow Canon 5D c/w 24-70 f2.8 L

We watched the wheeling harbingers of an apocalyptic fate for mankind.

June 30, 2012


One line poem and photos by Ester Spears. Click on an image to see it a bit bigger. Canon 5D c/w EF 50mm f1.4USM 1/2000 th @ f8 (it’s been a crap summer so far)

Wasting away

May 25, 2012


Wasting away I wrote a poem about my unrequited love And they told me I was clever. I tried to sell my picture to the journal And they told me they would never Pay me, oh no. Here I sit Wasting away. Drinking champagne and happy in my furrow. Oh no, Wasting away and waiting […]

Sick and tired of being sick and tired

January 31, 2012


Happy New Year blogsters! Well January is almost out and last year has finally been put to bed with the ceremonial paying of tax bills and the christmas credit card. I’ve been laying low (which is normally the way I like to lay) recharging the batteries after what was a hectic and draining end to […]

Holga Self

August 31, 2011


A profile picture is an essential item in these days of facewank, fantasy profile  and twitter. And whilst I have the lovely photo of my daughter and me taken by her, at arms length, on my much-neglected facebook page, my twitter pic, taken by the excellent photographer and friend Rob Tibbles for an interview in […]

First impressions of little Holga

July 22, 2011


Having spent a small fortune on acquiring fast aperture, L glass for my Canon cameras it was a bit of a surprise to me when I impulsively bought a crappy little plastic lens with a tiny f8 hole. Maybe it’s a mid life crisis, (what another one? – surely not) or just a desperate attempt […]

Night Surf and Shite Hawks

July 12, 2011


Now that the dust has settled from the Nightsurf event and I’ve managed to get a couple of goods nights recovery sleep under my belt, I must admit to still feeling quite euphoric. Which is quite unusual for me. It’s contest like no other and without being too much of a corporate arse licker, I […]

Hanging by a thread

May 3, 2011


In this world of celebrity sugar, Where we get a spoon of measure. Too unwelcome and life size; I can find no pleasure. Not in the fatuous and vain And the increments of their incapacity To play the superficial game. But in the slain: The poor souls of this world Who shroud their grief and […]

Might have gone too far

April 19, 2011


You know when you play a song to death  and something you once loved turns into something you cant stand any more. After a long hard winter my play list was becoming a bit like that,  jaded and over familiar, so I decided to add some different tunes to my mp3 player (which also happens […]