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Gossip Cafe

Took this photograph in Port Talbot a few weeks back. Thought it summed up the Welsh way – tea and talk, coffee and chat. Not exactly accessorised Italians bathing in the midday sun, scowling through Ray Bans at passersby, but…

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photography, poetry, travel

Poetry & Photos

In 2011 I released my 3rd book, a poetry collection titled Sawing Fallen Logs For Ladybird Houses. The idea was to have photographs displayed side by side with the poetry, but due to the reluctance of any of the Welsh publishing houses to…

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composition, photography, travel

Photo Exhibition

Dave will be exhibiting some of his images at Gartholwg Lifelong Learning Centre from Monday, 26/01/2015 – Friday 13/02/2015. The centre has a large exhibition space so why not pop along and see the photographs close up. All images are framed and…

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composition, travel, websites

Gartholwg Camera Club

🙂 On Wednesday, 17th December, Dave gave a short lecture on ‘Composition’ to members of Gartholwg Camera Club. The camera club which was formed back in the mists of time, when Gartholwg Lifelong Learning Centre had a digital photography tutor,…

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photography, poetry, travel, websites

Christmas Craft Fayre

The Positively Ponty Christmas Craft Fayre will be held at Clwb Y Bont on Saturday, 6th December 2014. Times: 11:00am-4:00pm. Over 20 local craft makers selling unique handmade gifts. Something for everyone. Local writer & photographer Dave Lewis will be there with a selection of his…

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composition, photography, travel

Photographic Composition

I recently published a short e-book (5000 words, 61 images) on the basic rules of composition. from Amazon website: “An introduction to the basic rules and principles of photographic composition. Contains practical advice on improving composition and taking better photographs.…

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photography

Wonky Bar

This week I started supplying ‘The Patriot’ (affectionately known locally as The Wonky Bar) with photographic cards. The A5 blank inside cards come in 4 designs, a sepia finish, HDR effect, saturated red and old faded film effect. These cards…

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