Of Land and Sky

There’s something pleasing about a lone tree silhouetted against the sky. You might say it is a harmonious photograph. Harmonious: forming a pleasing and consistent whole. Or you could just say it looks nice… And later, the sunset was burning up the sky behind the Beech tree in the garden so I grabbed another silhouette shot.Continue reading “Of Land and Sky”

Black & White Seaside

Yesterday we had a bit of a roadtrip, visiting a few places in north Wales. One place where we stopped and took photos was Tywyn, where we had a wander up and down the seafront. It didn’t feel very summery as it was very windy and chilly. I was wrapped up in jumper and coatContinue reading “Black & White Seaside”

Cloud & Wind Time-Lapse

I’m not at work today so I decided to do some more experimenting with time-lapse. This time it was daylight which is helpful, and I had some cloud moving across the sky which makes it a whole lot more interesting. I actually did this through the living room window, which means there are a fewContinue reading “Cloud & Wind Time-Lapse”

Aberystwyth Castle

Today we had a little wander round Aberystwyth while we had some time to spare. We walked round the castle and along the seafront a little before it was time to go again. I liked the look of the castle ruins against the beautiful sky, and I’ve used HDR Efex Pro to pull together 3Continue reading “Aberystwyth Castle”

Driving Sunset

On my drive home from work yesterday the sky was looking beautiful and I decided to try getting some shots on my phone camera. It was an interesting experiment, and you do get to see how beautiful the sky was, but unfortunately there are also road signs, lamp posts, etc. spoiling the shots a bit.Continue reading “Driving Sunset”

taking flight

let’s take flight leave that town behind that town that drags you under we’ll swirl and spin and leap and soar o’er rolling hills and craggy slopes and boulder’d rocky pebblesome beaches swooping down o’er breaking waves feeling salt spray on our faces then higher higher higher up ’til we skip o’er cloudy billows boilingContinue reading “taking flight”