I walk my dog and I take my camera with me – some days.  I’ve been trying to work with inspirational images and improve my compositions.  You all remember we had a pretty hot summer and when it rained it was a blessed relief.  I caught this image first thing in the morning – commuters off to work and this lone pigeon getting a drink in the remains of the morning shower, as it drained away.


This is the beginning stage.  It is a 24″x 24″ gallery canvas – in oils.


It has already undergone changes.  I was bored with the initial soft colours.  I imaged one evening that I would wash it with intense colours – but that may not be my style…..