Tag Archive: weather

Oriental Lily in Bloom

Believe it or not, we have a heat wave in England. It’s a balmy  82°F  today, a welcome change from the chill drizzle we would normally expect at this time of year, and my oriental… Continue reading

Morning Dew

It’s a wet, cold (or “bracing” as we like to call it), and thoroughly damp day here in Britain. Although it’s not always the most cheery of atmospheres, if you look closely you’ll… Continue reading

A Monument to Studenthood

When I was a student I always used to think “I really wish it would snow enough so I could build an igloo”, but now that I’m a grown up my thoughts tend… Continue reading

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

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.