Autumn Light In Dean Village

I had a spare hour to play with last week at lunch time, and decided to visit Dean Cemetery and Dean Village, near the centre of Edinburgh. I walked the path from the cemetery, along the Water of Leith, which is a gorge cut through Edinburgh, with a river running through it. The lucky people …

Winter Silhouette

I took a walk along part of the Antonine wall today, as it had stopped raining, and the sun was out. Despite it being nearly midday, the winter sun this far north hangs low in the sky, and there were some wonderful silhouettes to be seen. Along the brow of the hill, along with an …

The Lonely Boot

Walking to work, I spied this lonely boot, by the side of the alley way. Why just one? I wondered about its owner all day. Submitted to the Photo Friday challenge ‘One‘.

Meeting in the Turbine Hall

I love the Tate Modern gallery in London. A re-modelled power station, the main exhibition space used to house giant turbines, generating power for thousands of homes and businesses. Now it is a meeting space for friends, about to embark on an afternoon voyage of discovery. I had sneaked my tripod onto a walkway above …

Balanced

Back in the days when I mostly shot and developed my own film, I visited Barcelona for a week. My main reason for going was to see the architecture of Gaudi. I’m a secret design and architecture nerd, and the prospect of seeing his wonderful buildings, the Sagrada Família and the Picasso museum in a …