Castlerigg Stone Circle

With Blencathra in the background, Castlerigg stone circle basks in late morning sunshine. This late Neolithic stone circle sits on a rise, surrounded by higher fells.

A Friendly Horse

On a walk in the Cotswolds, I sat down on a seat by a fence to check my camera – and this fellow stuck his head over to say ‘hello’.

Waterfall on Aira Beck

A 1 second exposure was enough to smooth out the flow of the beck, on a day when I saw plenty of rain

Rainy Day on a Hill – Part Two

Rain moving down Ullswater – taken from just above Yew Crag on Gowbarrow Fell. Another in my extensive collection of ‘Rainy Day on a Hill’ photos!

Sunset over Derwentwater

The sun sets over Grisedale Pike signifying the end of another day for the Keswick launch.

Brothers Water

Sunlight and Shadow on Brothers Water on a blustery October day. The fell on the right in bright sunlight is Middle Fell. A small part of Ullswater can be seen near the top… Continue reading

Rainy Day on a Hill – Part One

Anyone who goes walking regularly in the Lake District will almost certainly have a collection of ‘Rainy Day on a Hill’ photographs. I am happy to walk in the rain, so I have… Continue reading

Force Crag

Force Crag is the great barrier of rock at the head of the Coledale Valley. The fell behind is Eel Crag, with Coledale Hause just to the right. The light blue at the… Continue reading

Pavey Ark and Stickle Tarn

The waters of Stickle Tarn were a deep blue set against the greys and greens of Pavey Ark. Easy Gully is prominent just right of centre. Jacks Rake can just be made out… Continue reading

Rain on the Way

The great thing about digital cameras is that you can experiment. In the days of roll film, I was taught ‘never photograph into the sun’ – it was (with me anyway) a wasted… Continue reading