Author Archives: Richard Hales


My Favourite Most Frustrating Place

I am very lucky to live near Hidcote House & Gardens, A National Trust property that sits on the Gloucestershire/Worcestershire border.  The house is a rather unimportant part of the package, except for the ubiquitous […]



I’ve had a passion for abstract image making going back a fair few years, so far back that my final degree pieces were abstracts made from blurred television screens; it was the time when CRTs […]


The Lightroom J Trick

The Lightroom J Trick There are various versions of this quick and easy contrast fix for Lightroom doing the rounds on the internet (I got the inspiration from Mastin Labs’ post) and its about Tip […]