It seemed like aeons ago when we last had a decent (when I say decent, I really meant quiet) holiday. But when I have a nice quiet night, like tonight, I like going through my ever-increasing photo collection.

Joe Buissink in CreativeLive was asked what does he do to keep his inspiration when he’s done 12 dozen weddings. He says (in my own words) to find a project or two that inspires him. Shooting weddings all the time can be repetitive and tiring, so I find that for me, landscapes and holiday photography is my thing to chill out. It brings me back from the red or yellow zone back to the green, and nature and man-made landscapes continue to inspire me.

So here’s a couple that I’ve reworked, to add a bit more drama to them.