The Old Ways, Memory and Peace

The Old Ways, Memory and Peace

Share3 TweetShares 3 In this forgotten corner I paused. To reflect once more on memory. Of place. My fingers stroked the grass that caressed my legs. My eyes passed over swaying fields of barley. A green sea on land. I wondered who had last walked along this old way....
Loch Lomond | Sunrise

Loch Lomond | Sunrise

Share1 TweetShares 1 I have driven past this Loch many times, though never in such conditions. Sunrise, Loch Lomond Pentax 645z FA45-80 1sec @F11 ISO100 Having overnighted in the Lake District, I was up at frighteninglyearlyoclock. We passed through a fluorescent...
Lake District | The jaws of Borrowdale

Lake District | The jaws of Borrowdale

Share68 Tweet3Shares 71 We had left early that day heading north Borrowdale, Lake District Pentax 645z FA200MM 1/15 @F8 ISO800 Making for the Lakes and a break in the journey before reaching Scotland. The miles rolled by. Decompressing as I went. The landscaped bathed...
Isle of Skye | Waiting and Watching

Isle of Skye | Waiting and Watching

Share3 Tweet1Shares 4 When the world seems overwhelming, I find solace in my photography Golden Light, Isle of Skye Pentax 645z FA200MM + 1.4 TC 1/25 @F11 Sunrise was calling. The inky black punctured by the light from my head torch. How many times have I walked this...
Robin Hoods Bay | Morning Walk

Robin Hoods Bay | Morning Walk

Share114 Tweet7Shares 121 You don’t need much time for landscape work. Truly. Sleep is an optional luxury Golden line, Robin Hoods Bay Pentax 645z FA200mm 1/160 @F11 But oh boy you do need to be lucky. Since I killed my camera maybe the muse had been appeased with my...
Whitby Pier, Why Not?

Whitby Pier, Why Not?

Share175 Tweet2Shares 177 Whitby holds a special place for me. Whitby Pier Pentax 645z FA45-85 1/5 @F11 I started my photographic journey here 10 years or so ago. I haven’t been back since. Something to do with revisiting “the beginning” made it uncomfortable. Sunday...