Tag Archive: Warwickshire

Balloon Over Coughton Court

A low flying ballon over Coughton Court, Warwickshire. Coughton Court has links with the Gunpowder Plot, in that the owners allowed arms and equipment to be stored there, and some of the plotters… Continue reading

Narrowboat Reflections

Reflections of the narrowboats on the Stratford and Birmingham canal, Stratford upon Avon, sunrise. For a higher quality version, please see my Flickr page. Photography stuff: 12-24mm lens at 12mm, 1/4 sec at… Continue reading

Under the Mill

  A silhouette taken of Chesterton windmill, at sunset. I was lucky enough to catch the day-tripper right under the mill, as the sun set behind. Always worth a visit – Chesterton windmill… Continue reading

Chesterton Windmill Sunset

Sunset at Chesterton Windmill in Warwickshire. The mill makes for a nice silhouette, and the day-trippers add to the image. For a higher quality version, please see my Flickr page. Photography stuff: 18-70mm lens… Continue reading

Puck, Benedick, and Romeo

Pleasure boats on the River Avon, Stratford upon Avon, right by the Royal Shakespeare theatre. Photography really doesn’t get any better than this – a great subject and fantastic light. For a higher… Continue reading

This is Why I Get Up Before Dawn…

If anyone ever asks me ‘Why do you get up at four in the morning?’ then this is the answer. You simply do not get this quality of light at any other time… Continue reading

Packwood House

Packwood House in Warwickshire, on a summers day in July. The crowds were out – with families taking advantage of the weather on a Sunday, but you could still get good images if… Continue reading

Chesterton Windmill Silhouette

After seemingly endless days of rain and grey cloudy skies, a brief break in the weather was an opportunity to get my gear out and head to a location. Chesterton Windmill was not… Continue reading

Avenue of Trees

Sunday morning, and I was looking for a subject. I remembered there was a long avenue of trees leading up to Umberslade Hall from Tanworth in Arden. The avenue proper is well over… Continue reading

Sunset at Kinwarton

On my way back from Stratford-Upon-Avon, I reached Kinwarton just after sunset, so I decided to drop in on the dovecote and take a few images. The friendly cattle were still there –… Continue reading