Summer Strawberries

I was browsing through my camera and I came across this photo from the summer – it seems almost unimaginable that Britain is warm enough to grow strawberries when the weather is so… Continue reading

Absolute Carnage at the Duck Pond

When I was little my parents used to take me to feed the ducks, and now that I’m a grown up I really enjoy the serenity and calmness of visiting the duck pond.… Continue reading

A child minding dilemma

Originally posted on John Knifton:
(An extract from my old birdwatching diary “Crippling Views”) Saturday, June 11, 1988 I walk back home from the local newsagents, my eyes peeled as always for the odd…

I went out into the snow to take photos, and this is what happened to me.

I was not a very happy bunny. I was incredibly cold, and then I turned grumpy. Taken with my ancient, good old reliable Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX9 with a Leica lens.

Very Heavy Snow at Durham Castle and Cathedral.

The castle and cathedral are right next to each other in Durham. Literally a stone’s throw away from each other. But when I took these photos, the snow was so thick that I… Continue reading

Palace Green under Heavy Snow

Taken with my ancient, good old reliable Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX9 with a Leica lens.

A Phone Box in Winter

Taken with my ancient, good old reliable Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX9 with a Leica lens.

Durham Cathedral in the Snow

Taken with my ancient, good old reliable Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX9 with a Leica lens.

A Cold Day on the River Wear

Taken with my ancient, good old reliable Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX9 with a Leica lens.