Apparently there was some form of fishing competition as the sun set on this recent windy and dramatic looking evening, which may explain the anglers wasting no time in getting out on to their favoured positions on the rocks. The waves were not quite finished with the rocks yet, luckily the dramatic cloud cover held … More Sea Anglers, Crackington Haven
What can you do when you wake up to a cover of low cloud cloaking everything in silence and muted softness but nip out to the garden in your dressing gown, camera in hand, to capture some of the delicacy and subtle autumnal tones. I have now uploaded three (slightly) different pictures in a … More The Autumn Mists
I’ve typed too many words accompanying my posts recently. Here’s a picture.
I have commented on a couple of other photographers posts about how much I generally do not like the single outstanding colour in an otherwise monochrome image, apparently called ‘colour-pop’. Like a lot of digital techniques, to my eye it can be used spuriously and seemingly for no reason other than it can be done. … More Thursday Doors: Red
After my last picture using relative simplicity I have gone to the other extreme. Autumn is now arriving and the countryside around us is of course preparing for the shorter days and colder times. I think I’ve managed to get many of the colours of the landscape around us now into this picture of some … More Transition
The weather (and the political world) have been providing some dramatic entertainment this week. As I mentioned in my post on Thursday, our walks outdoors this week have been more about dodging the strong winds and ferocious showers than any photography. So I thought I’d post up a picture for the weekend which was taken a … More Calm during the Storms
This week has largely been grey, windy, wet, and frankly making me feel like getting started on the hibernation that bears are known for. Officially the UK was in the grips of Storm Ali over the last couple of days with gusts of wind exceeding 80mph in the north of the country. Not hurricane or … More Thursday Doors: Many Storms