Tag Archive: Derbyshire

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

Chatsworth House Long Exposure

Chatsworth House is very busy at peak periods, but it is photographer friendly and a great place to visit. From the other end of the lake, you can get a nice image of… Continue reading

Another Millstone View

This is the view from the Stanage Edge millstones, looking in a southerly direction. They are in great condition, and only the weathering on them tells you they’ve been lying here for many… Continue reading

Stanage Edge Footpath

I was lucky enough to have some great light in he Peak District and, after rain, the path up to Stanage Edge from the Hook’s car park made a nice subject, contrasting the… Continue reading

Stanage Edge Millstones

I’d been up here before but it was dull and overcast, however I knew there was a photo to be had, so I returned with the promise of some better light. I had… Continue reading

Happy Rock

As a trained geologist, I’m used to classifying all kinds of rock (and I usually do it without thinking these days, as I walk in the moors and mountains), but I had never… Continue reading

Padley Wood

Whilst I was in Padley Wood, I searched for a location that I’d heard about, but I’d not been able to locate the last time I was there. It turns out I was… Continue reading

Burbage Brook

Burbage Brook has carved out the picturesque Padley gorge, which is deservedly popular with photographers. I was up in Sheffield, so I took the opportunity, after work, to head up to the area… Continue reading