These images are mostly from a time when I would travel with just a handheld simple camera and had a bit of time to explore my destinations. The lights and patterns in the urban landscape are absolutely fascinating.
Winter - is time for altered perspectives. Different colour pallets, the magic of frost sunlight and snow. The minimalism and stark patterns all make the world feel different.
I have to admit - making bluelight or twilight shots of illuminated buildings has become a bit of an obsession for me like the souvenirs of trips. I seem to collect them. These are a few of the collection, often taken on a small point and shoot with a very small tripod.
Sea and shore
There is a special light at the coast that highlights the landscape in unique ways. These images - not all classic natural landscapes - pick out patterns and contrasts that sometimes we miss.
These older and more general landscapes are ones that you might say are ones that don't have a home elsewhere. They are representative though of the things that catch my eye, and you might notice a few bluebells!
From setting to rising
Sometimes in photography there's a bit of snobbishness about Sunset photographs. However they can be some of the most difficult to take and it is scenes like these that often attract people to photography. So unapologetically here are some of mine...
This is my successful LRPS panel from Jan 2010 submitted digitally.