kate mellersh - who has been absent from my blog for far too long by the way - is symbolic for the coming year in the lives of my wife and myself. The predictable life of a daytime job with regular income goes out of the window per 1 May, for retirement and starting a new life in a different city, as well as opening an art gallery. It is a fascinating challenge, if slightly bewildering. The shot itself is a brilliant variation on a theme: these types of shots usually have the straight lines at the bottom. This version works perfectly. As usual, all rights retained by the creator.