In a corner of the Drawing Room there is a portrait of Lady Berwick (1890-1972) wearing a stunning blue coat (http://www.nationaltrustcollections.org.uk/object/608972). For the Be Our Guest event it was decided to bring the coat out of storage to add to the costumes on display. Here’s a ...Read More
Attingham has a very grand dining hall, a perfect setting for a party. Traditionally, country houses like the Mansion at Attingham were made for entertaining; places for aristocratic families to return to after the busy London social ‘season’, which lasted from May to August every year. Attending an...Read More
As part of the gradual re-opening of the Mansion at Attingham Park “Be Our Guest” is the new project opening. By holding a mirror up to the Mansion’s past, present and future of welcoming guests, we hope to encourage people to reflect on what it means today to be included and invited into a grand, i...Read More
If you use the Adjustment Brush in Lightroom a lot, here's how you can create and save your own Brush Presets to give yourself an extra-speedy workflow, writes Andrew James.
You all know that one of the things you need to deal with when shooting photos, is noise, writes Jon Adams & Andrew James. The term noise is a strange one really since you can’t hear a photograph – so why is this the phrase used to describe something that looks like speckling and can soften the ove...Read More
The Plan. The day didn’t start with a swim as part of the plan, however when an update arrived from the Wild Seas Centre (my ‘seaside office) advising of amazing condition, calm and clear, it slipped in as a good way to wind up a scorching day. Batteries charged, camera housing prepared, camera cont...Read More