Monthly Archive: April, 2015

Calves At Kinwarton

I set out to photograph Kinwarton Dovecote yesterday evening, but things didn’t go as I expected. I had only just set my tripod and camera up, when I found myself surrounded by the… Continue reading

Hyde Park

Just a few minutes walk away from the crowds around Buckingham Palace is Hyde Park, where you can capture a quieter image in amongst the  trees, even though you are a stones throw… Continue reading

Military Band

Get yourself to Buckingham Palace at the right time, and you can catch the changing of the guard (as long as you don’t mind crowds – the place is packed!). The new guard,… Continue reading

Hyde Park Fountain

On a dull day, the advice I’ve been given is to zoom in on the detail rather than go for big landscapes. This is the Joy of Life fountain in Hyde Park (London),… Continue reading

Mono Tree

On the way down from Hatterrall Hill in the Black Mountains, I spotted this view of a tree on the horizon, with the familiar outline of Ysgyryd Fawr in the distance. It was… Continue reading

Broadway Tower Panorama

An unusual view of Broadway Tower, taking in the derelict stone shed that sits behind the drystone wall to the east of the tower. This set is comprised of five images, one of… Continue reading


I chanced upon this magnificently coloured cockerel in Feckenham. It was 10:30 and he was crowing away for all he was worth. He’d obviously had a bit of a lie in! Photography stuff:… Continue reading

A Little Bit of Mist

There was a little bit of mist around this morning, but it quickly evaporated as the sun rose. While it lasted, it gave a nice subdued pastel effect to my images. Photography stuff:… Continue reading

Revenge Stone

As you head north along the ridge that runs past the iron age hill fort at Twyn-y-Gaer, on the way to Garn Wen, you come across the standing stone known as the Revenge… Continue reading

Lakeside Long Exposure

A windy day with plenty of clouds scudding along was perfect to get out to the lake and practice some long exposure photography. Photography stuff: 12-24mm lens at 12mm, 10 stop ND filter,… Continue reading