Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge – Music


And The Band Played On!

An impromptu Band welcoming visitors to  The Catherine Palace, St. Petersburg.

They were also rather good and the hat used for donations was deservedly rather full

Just a suggestion for Cees B&W Photo Challenge…anything to do with Music.  The link to Cees Blog is here:- https://ceenphotography.com/2019/01/10/cees-black-white-photo-challenge-anything-related-to-music/


12th January

(C) David Oakes 2019

Cee’s Black & White Challenge…. Geometric Shapes



The magnificent carved stone and plaster work in the Harem’s Quarter in the Palace of Alcazar, Seville, Spain.

My suggestion for this weeks B&W Challenge.

Find out more on this link to Cee’s Blog:-



5th January

(C) David Oakes 2019

Cees B&W Photo Challenge….Hot or Cold


Not the Hot Seat!…

No takers for the bench on this occasion.  My suggestion for this weeks Cee’s B&W Photo Challenge.  Follow this link to Cee’s Blog :- https://ceenphotography.com/2018/12/06/cees-black-white-photo-challenge-anything-that-is-hot-and-or-cold/

Have fun….



7th December

(C) David Oakes 2018

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge -Public Transport



Riding high on the Cable Car in Gibraltar 

From the Port to the top of the famous Rock of Gibraltar its quite a thrilling ride.

My suggestion for this weeks Cee’s B&W Photo Challenge – Public Transport

Here is the link to Cees Blog:- https://ceenphotography.com/2018/11/22/cees-black-white-photo-challenge-public-transportation-no-private-cars-or-trucks/


24th November

(C) David Oakes 2018