Monthly Archive: November, 2013

Silhouette

The Sun has just set, silhouetting the landscape perfectly. It was warm for a November day but, as soon as the sun dropped below the horizon, you could feel the temperatures drop. Hat… Continue reading

Priceless Vases

Cracks and all, these vases and urns were probably worth a small fortune. Petworth House is a great place to visit, and it gave the opportunity to practice my interior shots. I still… Continue reading

Feckenham Church Tower

The last rays of the day light up parts of the church tower, with the rest in the shadow of a large conifer. The local triassic sandstone glows red in the late evening… Continue reading

Lakeside Morning

The cloud starts to roll in just after dawn. I knew I only had a few more minutes of shooting before the light was lost, so I made the most of it. Early… Continue reading

Pre Dawn Light

The lake reflects the golden glow of the pre-dawn light. For some reason, this group of swans were curious about me – perhaps they believed I had brought some bread. I’ll make a… Continue reading

Bench in the Sun

In the warm light of an early November morning sun, the local limestone looks almost golden in colour. That bench certainly looked a tempting place to sit and bask in the sunshine. I… Continue reading

Long Exposure Zoom

What happens if you change focal length on your zoom lens during a 30 second exposure? You get the above – a very funky effect indeed. You need a steady hand to try… Continue reading

Autumn Colours – Part II

The reds in this tree stood out in the November morning sun – I had my camera with me and I simply had to stop and take a photo.

Path in the grass

These neat little paths have been cut to let you wander through the grounds of Broadway Tower. They’re not very busy this early in the morning, so you have time to relax and… Continue reading

View Over The Vale

From the viewpoint near Broadway Tower, there’s a fine view over the Vale of Evesham and the Avon valley. It is said you can view 16 counties from the top of Broadway Tower.… Continue reading