Shoot Stunning Images, Improve Your Photography… Today!

Want to shoot stunning images?Book a 1-2-1 Photographic Workshop TodayFrom Wye Downs to Chatham, Challock to Folkestone.Here is a new set of my mages from my recent adventures in photography, some with a camera and some are images worked on, on my computer.From taking and making great images to tweaking and enhancing images on PC, using Adobe’s Photoshop and Lightroom and photographic filters, I can help you master them all.I hope you like these … Read More

50 Photo Projects to Try before You Die. 1. Creative Silhouettes

Shoot Stunning Silhouettes In the first of a series of 50 photo project blogs to “try before you die” we kick of with Silhouettes. Silhouettes are by definition, a photograph where you deliberately under expose the main subject against a bright background for a deliberate and very specific effect. Of course, a correct “normal” exposure for a subject when creating a silhouette, would mean you don’t get the … Read More

The Great Stour, Godalming: A Video Slideshow.

Video Slide Show of the Great Stour at Godmersham, Kent. I don’t often shoot video but have started to experiment with the video capabilities of my Olympus OM-D E-M5 MkII camera. I was out shooting some stills on a very beautiful and sunny morning and Godmersham has a beautiful and tranquil bridge across the river. I shot various detail images, which I have included in the video I … Read More

Shooting The Storm and Seascapes

Shooting the Storm Some of the best images you will ever take are when you least expect it, or at least in situations where things seem less than promising, at least at first. One of the ways to improve the odds of getting an amazing shot is to move into an environment where outside your comfort zone; shooting bad or stormy weather is one such situation. First you must … Read More

Five Top Tips for Better Autumn Colour Photos

Five Top Photo Tips for Capturing the Best of Autumn Colour Tip 1: The best thing about Autumn is the colours we are able to revel in as photographers. One of the best ways of making the most of our brilliant autumn colour bonanza, is to juxtapose it with a vibrant blue sky. Zoom in or go wide-angle but either way, make sure you frame the most vibrant … Read More

Folkestone Harbour Image at new Local Estate Agent.

Harbour Panorama I have recently been privileged to supply photography for Andrew and Co estate Agents in Ashford, Kent, to help beautify their offices with images from in and around the Ashford and Charing areas. I already had some photos in the company’s New Romney office, and so it was lovely to today help put the finishing touches on a large 2-meter panoramic image for Andrew and Co’s newest Cheriton, … Read More

Doug Harman Photography in Provence

  Photography in Provence At last, the blog of my work in Provence earlier in the year has arrived, with some neat shots (I would say that though, wouldn’t I?) and a few top tips too. It’s not for nothing that artists have, for hundreds of years travelled to Provence, Southern France to pursue their art; the light is wonderful, the skies are clear (thanks largely to … Read More

Eiffel Tower Views

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A Parisian Start My recent trip to the Provence in France started with a couple of days in Paris, where the obligatory visit to the Eiffel Tower inspired some thoughts of trying to get views of the Tower that are, well, less usual. Here is a selection of some images from Paris and the Eiffel Tower but of a more unusual nature. I wanted to try … Read More

Lavender and Sunflowers at Sundown

The Valensole Plains The Valensole Plains are France’s most important lavender-growing area, distilleries dot the limestone plain’s sunny landscape like small aircraft hangars, tall black chimneys smoking away as the fragrant oils are heated and pressured out of the cut flowers. Many of the lavender crops await harvesting, some are already in, the dried and heated husks of the plants used to fire the boilers at distilleries to … Read More

Black and White Collection Added to Fine Art Gallery

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New Black and White Fine Art Collection Our new website grows apace as the fine tuning, tweaks and other adjustments complete across the site. One of the latest updates on Doug Harman Photography’s new web site is a black and white Fine Art collection featuring images from nature in stunning close-up detail. All our photographic collections will grow over time, so watch this space for our … Read More

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