Monthly Archives: September 2014

John Newton (Photography) (see

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder....

Picture (above): “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder”

John (Sky)

John Newton 1725-1807

“Amazing grace, how sweet the sound…” So begins one of the most beloved hymns of all times, a staple in the hymnals of many denominations. The author of the words was John Newton, the self-proclaimed wretch who once was lost but then was found, saved by amazing grace.

My old friend John Newton 1949 –

The self-proclaimed “world’s third worst photogrpapher”

You may also like these other versions of Amazing Grace (Diana Ross) (Hayley Westenra)

“Nelson Mandela may not have achieved all his goals during his five-year tenure in office, but he tried and he made a start. It is now up to others to ensure that they can fulfil Nelson Mandela’s vision for his South Africa. It’s to be hoped that they have the same commitment that he did.”

Cape Town: My pictures of the beautiful "Mother City" of South Africa

Table Mountain (John)

Table Mountain at dusk

Great pictures of Table Mountain, overlooking (and ”standing guard/ a majestic backdrop”) over Cape Town, the beautiful “Mother City of South Africa
Photo by my old friend John (“the world’s third worst photographer”, so he calls himself), but whose photographic talents I definitely do NOT possess)!
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