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Category Archives: Food and Photography
The Elusive….you know ….the thing….
Over the last few days I have been trying to remember a word that forever slips my mind. To suggest that it is but one word that forever slips my mind would be an…another word which jostles for space in … Continue reading
Posted in 2020, Cooking, Digital photography, Eggs, food, Food and Photography, Recipes, Uncategorized, Vegetables, Writing Tagged Humour, lexicon, mashed potato, recipe, Roget Thesaurus, shepherds pie, vegetarian 15 Comments
Garlic Drying ….C-Type…..SPECIAL OFFER
This image of garlic drying in a traditional wooden trough has been so popular, as a giclée print and as a print on canvas, that I’m offering a version as a C-Type print on Fuji Matt paper at the very … Continue reading
Posted in 2019, Food and Photography, Food photographer, France, French countryside, Photography, Uncategorized Tagged C-Type, collectibles, culinary, culinary history, decoration, food, French Provincial Cooking, French tradition, Garlic, naturemorte, original art, prints for sale, wall art Leave a comment
Badly drawn Roy would have ended in tears for Holbein….
Through the drawn curtains it was clear that dawn had drawn to a close some time ago. Drawing a deep breath, I drew back the duvet, fell out of bed and, drawing on what little remained of my heavily overdrawn … Continue reading
Posted in 2019, Art photography, Digital photography, drawing, Food and Photography, Humour, Photography, Uncategorized, website, Writing Tagged clean draws, cowboys, cricket, drawing, drawn and quartered, draws, Henry VIII, Holbein, Humour, new website, Samarra, semantics 5 Comments
I have no argument with this nomenclature save that it should serve as an umbrella title for all forms of ‘metics, ‘matics, ‘metrys and ‘bras. The quantity of water displaced by two fat men in a bath would only be … Continue reading
Le pain quotidien….give us this day our daily pain. The spinning signs on the pavements emblazoned with PAIN in fluorescent lettering still bring a smile to my face. It would indeed be a pain to be denied my daily bread … Continue reading
Posted in 2019, Baking, bread, Cooking, Digital photography, food, Food and Photography, Food photographer, France, Humour, Uncategorized, Writing Tagged baguettes, baking, bread, daily bread, damascene moment, pain quotidien, recipe 14 Comments
Lost in the dessert…..
I’m one of the easiest people in the world to talk to which means that it’s a rare waking moment when I and I are not chewing the fat which term is far from apposite as I and I is … Continue reading
Posted in 2019, baking, Bistro, Cooking, Creme Caramel, desserts, Digital photography, Eggs, Excellence, Food and Photography, Food photographer, Humour, Instagram, Recipes, Uncategorized, Writing Tagged bainmarie, caramel, classic puddings, Creme Caramel, desserts, digital photography, Food photographer, food photography, France, getting it right, Instagram, living in France, mistakes, Roger Stowell, Roger Stowell Photography 14 Comments
There is an incremental development in both success and pleasure, when cooking on open wood fires, that depends on the near divine alignment of fair weather, the freshest and finest of ingredients and, above all, on the design, construction and … Continue reading
Posted in 2019, Digital photography, food, Food and Photography, Food photographer, France, Photography, photography course, Photography holiday, Uncategorized, Writing Tagged BBQ, Big in France, cooking, firepit, food photography, Holidays in France, instagram workshop, outdoor cooking, photography workshop, Roger Stowell Photographer, Vendee, West France 9 Comments