Peak District Poppies

Peak District Poppies

With a week off work between contracts, I sallied forth in to the Peak District for a walk from Monyash to Alsop and then up Lathkill Dale (I still hurt from that 12mile walk!).  On the way back home I thought I’d do a bit of a reccie of a field I’d heard...
Gibraltar Point, Skegness, Lincolnshire

Gibraltar Point, Skegness, Lincolnshire

With a stupid o’clock start (0230hrs) to catch the dawn light, Rob Knight (from https://www.rkphotographic.com/) and I set off in the dark to Gibraltar Point Nature Reserve near Skegness.  We didn’t really know the weather forecast, but I was hoping for...
Scarborough, North Yorkshire

Scarborough, North Yorkshire

Last week we quickly ventured up to Scarborough, a seaside spa town in North Yorkshire. Having first stopped for coffee in the picturesque market town of Malton, we arrived in glorious sunshine, but as soon as we stepped foot on the beach a fog rolled in off the North...
Cornish Boat Decay, Roseland Peninsula

Cornish Boat Decay, Roseland Peninsula

in one of my earlier posts (here), I briefly discussed the freedom that actually carrying your camera brings versus keeping it tucked away safely in your camera bag.  It allows for a level of creativity that perhaps you don’t get when you use your tripod.I came...
Cornish Seascapes

Cornish Seascapes

In my previous blog post, I touched upon the freedom and creativity that walking with a camera in your hand brings about versus keeping it packed away in your rucksac waiting for the right shot to present itself.  On the flipside, there is the time, space and silence...