Light and Rain

Light and rain over the Worcestershire countryside, taken from the churchyard on Hanbury hill. I managed to avoid the rain, but places nearby got a right soaking, from what I saw. For a… Continue reading

Rain Clouds On Hanbury Hill

The great thing about being on top of a hill is that you can see the rain coming from a long distance. It gives you a chance to prepare, as well as a… Continue reading

Hanbury Autumn Morning

A fine autumn morning in Hanbury, image taken on the path heading up towards Hanbury Church. I took the decision to go HDR on this one, as the sun was very strong off… Continue reading

Crannog II

Another view of the Crannog on Llangorse Lake, with the rising sun lighting up the hills behind. I liked the reflections in the water in this image. For a higher quality version, please… Continue reading

Snowshill Lavender

  Taken at the Lavender farm near Snowshill, in July of last year. The one thing a photograph cannot give you is a sense of the wonderful smell all around you. For a higher… Continue reading

Murphy

Murphy, in one of his quieter moments. To be fair – he was sleeping off a long walk Black Labradors are, I’ve decided, quite difficult to photograph. It can be very easy to… Continue reading

Holly amongst the bluebells

Holly amongst the bluebells, curious about the camera near eye level. I was trying to get a dogs eye view of the world, so I set up my camera on a little table… Continue reading

Sword in the Stone

By the entrance to the Crannog Centre on Llangorse lake, sits a sword embedded in a large rock. Judging by the wear on the handle, many have tried to pull the sword out.… Continue reading

Crannog

A crannog is a man-made lake house, usually iron age. The one in Llangorse lake is as good a reconstruction as any. Another early start, but the result was almost exactly as I… Continue reading

Monsal Weir

Monsal Weir is a short walk below Monsal Head viaduct. It’s a great place to take photographs, but I picked the wrong day. The bright sunshine meant equally bright highlights on the water,… Continue reading