Postcard flirting with artistic photography

Photographic images can be spectacular, stunning thought provoking, offensive, inspiring, abstract, powerful or spiritual. They can cause us to gasp, to laugh, produce tears of joy or sorrow, to be angry, they can shock, tell a story or they can be calming. These are just a few of the myriad of responses that a well taken photograph can illicit from …

Postcard from Cognac, France – Soldier Sunflowers

There is something quite poignant, almost melancholy about a field of wilting sunflowers on an early autumnal day. They appear like ranks of retreating soldiers after a long hard fought campaign, they’re heads bowed in defeat. They are the sentinals or summer, having stood tall throughout the heat of battle, toiling with through the long, hot days, reaching ever upward, …