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Hello

A quick note to say hello, and to tell you that I’m back taking photos when I can.

Am currently trying to get the website up to date. A website you say? Yes, www.furrie-bootsphoties.co.uk where you can purchase prints and canvases currently. I can get other items printed through my printers so please get in touch.

If you want a mini-shoot for either Christmas Presents or memories for the wall, then give me a shout. I will be working out package details shortly.

Can’t decide what to get, then how about a gift voucher? Any denomination you like or tailored to fit what you would like to gift, posted to yourself or directly to your recipient with a personalised message included.

Instagram

I mentioned in the last post that there was some new things in the pipeline for FurrieBoots Photies in 2015 and instagram is one of them.

I have started a profile which can be found here http://instagram.com/furriebootsphoties/ which I hope to use for sharing Sneak-Peaks and Behind the Scenes shots as well as the occasional “wow!” photos or throwbacks from my personal feed.

Here’s hoping I’ll remember which feed I’m posting from 🙂

Have a good weekend!

Jo

Hello and Happy New Year!

Well hello there!

Sorry for being a bit quiet but the Christmas period has been quiet with the camera apart from the shoot with Little D at the start of December.

This little guy was very cute kitted out in his Kilt and Prince Charlie jacket as seen here:-

 

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He had a lot of fun showing me the Christmas Tree and the baubles on there. I traded some time playing “Cars” on my phone (Angry Birds Go) later as a thank you 🙂

Am looking forward to 2015, hopefully with a few ideas under my belt for FurrieBoots, so keep your eyes peeled!

“Why?” I hear you ask. Well it seems Facebook are looking to start charging those of us who run a “like” page so that we are “seen” by more of those who “like” our pages. If we don’t cough up then less of you will see what I am up to (not much of late but was hoping that the New Year would be a fresh start)

I’m thinking that I will have to blog more but not sure how many of you will sign up for that. Suppose I’d better set up the mail chimp and see how it goes.

London Noctilucent Mesospheric Clouds from Christoph Malin

 

I’ve been lucky enough to see these a few times over the past couple of years from the bedroom window here in Aberdeen and actually captured some on the camera too.

 

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Noctilucent clouds occur in the summertime when the sun gets low enough below the horizon to light up these high clouds from below.

If you want to know more about these pretty little things, then head here.

I need to get out to the beach one night soon to see if I can get an alternative view point, but for now it’s a quick look out the window as it’s 2 weeks to the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and I’m going to be a part of it! Hopefully I’ll have something to blog about when I get back, even if it some blurry phone photos if I get the chance 🙂

Have a good Wednesday!

Belton House

Belton House as you wouldn’t quite normally get to see it, even me as I been in places that the general public don’t usually get to see. A fab little film, that makes me want a go of one of these with the DSLR!

About Time

Well for the wedding of Sarah and Tom, what else could I title this post! I’ve known Sarah for over 15 years from meeting up at Sports committee meetings at Robert Gordon University, where she was the VP for sports and I was the Archery president. She and Tom got together 14 years ago, just before my now husband and I got together and I thought that they would tie the knot before I did, but how wrong was I!? Nearly 5 and half years after my own wedding, Sarah and Tom finally made it official at the Buchan Braes Hotel in Boddam. On the 30th of May, the day dawned a bit misty but with the prospect of the Haar being burned off, which it did and we got burnt along with it! Here is a sample of some of the pictures I took on that very sunny and happy day.

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The Dress

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Flowers

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Shooos!

Can you tell that Sarah’s favourite colour is Blue?

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Tom and Duncan

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Arrival of the Bride

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In the Garden

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The Kiss, it’s official now!

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Obligatory Confetti Shot

As you can see, I had to contend with a lot of white and brilliant sunshine, how I wished for a bit of haze to help me out!

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Blue and Games were the themes for the day

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See told you Games were a theme of the day!

There were a variety of games for playing after dinner from Cash and Guns (with foam guns I may add, no bodies are hidden…) to Carcassonne, to Formula De that 10 people could play. It was a great day all round, even though the extraction fan on the kitchen roof was running through most of the ceremony (which I forgot about until I saw a video of the ceremony) and we all caught a bit of sun and went a little pink. Thank you Sarah and Tom for asking me to be part of your day, it just wouldn’t have been the same as just as a guest (even though I would have been in more of the photos!) Will leave you with my favourite photo of the day, though it has been hard to choose, and remind you that if you would like to see more photos (and order some too 🙂 ) then please do not hesitate to contact me on the website or facebook and I will send you the link and password to the gallery!

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One of my favourites of the day.