Tag Archive: Blue Hour

Millstone Morning

Millstone near Surprise View, in the Peak District, taken about 10 minutes before dawn. In the distance, mist fills the Hope valley. I did’t notice, until I looked at this image on the… Continue reading


Wander around the millstone grit edges of the Peak District, and you’ll inevitably come across a millstone or two, left over from when this area produced these for the local (and not so… Continue reading

Pine at Dusk

Don’t put your camera away when the sun has set – you can often get some nice silhouette images with some wonderful effects in the sky. This pine on a ridge was asking… Continue reading

Blue Cloud

I just liked the clouds in this image, along with the fading colours of the Blue Hour. I have to tell you the camera does lie, I’m afraid. It doesn’t look like it… Continue reading


It’s the aptly named Blue Hour, it’s thirty minutes before the sun rises, and a convoy of Canada Geese head out into the choppy waters of the lake in line astern, apart from… Continue reading


The camera does a fantastic job of capturing the colour of the sky an hour after sunset – it certainly is the ‘blue hour’.