Category Archives: Everything

The Trierenberg Supercircuit

I enter a few photographic competitions; mostly too see what the critical world thinks of my pictures.  Of course the judges are often wronger than a very wrong thing. But sometimes they can get it right! Recently I competed for … Continue reading

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Plas Brondanw

Clough Williams-Ellis is most famous for building Portmeirion, but not too far away is Plas Brondanw which he spent most of his life working on.  It’s a small garden with lots of features designed to make the most of the … Continue reading

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Winter

Snow has it’s pluses and minuses.  It’s great to photograph but quite inconvenient to move around in, in a car or on foot.  This is taken on a compact camera, easier to carry and use when the snow is blowing … Continue reading

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Into the Sun

At this time of year the sun doesn’t get too much higher and often produces nice shadows, especially on a crisp and slightly frosty day.  As is obvious this picture is looking straight at the sun.  It was taken using … Continue reading

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Autumn Has Come Round Yet Again

This autumn has seen some particularly good colours maybe due to all the rain and the warm weather.  This is a picture of the Fairy Glen in Snowdonia; it’s quite dark even in bright weather so it is easy to … Continue reading

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Autumn Leaves

It’s autumn again and yesterday’s sunny day made the very best of the trees and their leaves.  I did not have to walk far to see this scene.   The picture does not use a polarising filter as it would … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Park

This is New York’s Central Park.  I had imagined a warm blue-sky day as one does after seeing promotional photos of New York.  But it was wet and windy.  Too windy to hold an umbrella and a camera.  In the … Continue reading

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Trees

This is a canopy of trees – or just some foliage really.  Photographed from Faringdon Folly Tower looking almost straight down; of course that’s the tower’s shadow in the picture.  Even my shadow is visible, just.

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Corrosion

You will have seen many pictures of Antony Gormley’s ‘Another Place’ on the beach at Crosby.  Hopefully this one’s a bit different. It’s a closeup of the corrosion on the back of one of the 100 figures.  Click on the … Continue reading

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I Know it’s Not Autumn but…

I have only just got round to looking at some pictures from last autumn in Cholmondeley’s gardens.  It was a chilly and grey day but the light suited the subjects perfectly.  Plants at the end of their lives or just … Continue reading

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