Month: September 2015

Last Days

      I must confess to not being a fan of last days of holidays. Today, my mind was filled by two thoughts: What should I do today so that I have no regrets about lost opportunities? The weather is good now, I want to […]

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Faces Of Exeter

Today it was Exeter in sunshine! Oh yes! And very pleasant too. Seems to have been a good day for faces. The first image is yet another mural. Again I know nothing of its origin, but I think it’s a cracker, which works well in […]

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What Lies Beneath

What Lies Beneath

I like the way the old wheelhouse sits on the line of shadow with it’s own shadow on the same plane. Taken about 30 minutes before sunset. Native iPhone camera. Edited in Snapseed. I’ve no idea what was mined here, could have been lead, arsenic […]

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I’m Ok I’m In Okehampton

The most northerly town of Dartmoor with the East Okement river running through it. I remember a few years go watching the Tour of Britain guys come whistling through, followed by Sir Bradley Wiggins (in a car) taking the applause from the crowds for his […]

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A Post About Postbridge

A superb clapper bridge and a hint of sunshine? Can’t be bad! Not too crowded either. While it was fresh and blowy on the higher parts of the moor, the weather down lower at Postbridge was much gentler. I love coming here when it’s not […]

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A Church With A View

A Church With A View

First stop yesterday was the Church of St. Michael de Rupe, Brentor. Seen from miles around, up on it’s rocky peak, it is a testament to those who built it. Much to my amazement (when I visited it for the first time last year) it […]

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Swanning Around Exeter

The weather led me to visit Exeter today. As always, I parked near to the old quayside. For anyone old enough to remember the old BBC drama series,The Onedin Line, this is where the quayside scenes were filmed.  Years ago, there was a Maritime Museum […]

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A Rent In My Tent

So here I am on Dartmoor for a week of photography, walking and sketching. Car journey was 133 miles of reasonable traffic levels with no delays! Fantastic welcome back from site owners, nice pitch ….everything going swimmingly with tent pegs going into moist ground a […]

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