Category Archives: England

The Polaroid.

24 September 2019 – London and St Leonards. In May I attended a photography workshop in the North Yorkshire Dales where we primarily used Polaroid and Instax cameras to make images. I had a lot of fun that day and … Continue reading

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Back to the forest

07 September 2019 – Epping Forest. It’s all a bit a green, this forest. Up, down and around, no matter what direction the eyes face, a sea of green. The dark of the dense and wild holly, the light of … Continue reading

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The lovely ruins of Bayham Abbey.

06 September 2019 – Bayham Abbey, Kent. Bayham Abbey in Kent was founded in 1207 and existed until the dissolution of the monasteries between 1536 and 1541. It was a Premonstratensian, or White Canon abbey and was built when two … Continue reading

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Checking out my new(ish) neighbourhood.

September 05 2019 – St Leonards-on-Sea. One of the unexpected joys in this inter-departmental civil service transfer that I am doing has been getting an extra week holiday, albeit in this case an unpaid week. Things are never simple in … Continue reading

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Night Beats, supported by Strange Cages @ The Piper

September 03 2019 – St Leonards-on-Sea. St Leonards is constantly changing, gentrifying, and in my mind improving. I know not everyone agrees that the gentrification of this, or any other area, is a good thing; but hey, I am a … Continue reading

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A view of Hastings, St Leonards and Bexhill

August 25 2019 – St Leonards-on-Sea. I have a couple of weeks off between jobs and for this first week I am down at the flat. I wrote a little about the flat and the progress made since I bought … Continue reading

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Exploring the mysteries of Hastings.

August 25 2019 – St Leonards-on-Sea. The line where the bigger town of Hastings ends and St Leonards-on-Sea starts must be a very thin one and have I no idea what is St Leonards and what is Hastings. They form … Continue reading

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Progress report on the flat.

August 25 2019 – St Leonards-on-Sea. Time for a great leap forward in, err, time. The previous post was set at the start of June and here we are now, entering the last week of August. Photographically, it has been … Continue reading

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E17 Art Trail Exhibition. Wander to Wonder.

June 2019 – Walthamstow. Around a year ago I discussed the idea of exhibiting some of my photography as part of the  biannual e17 Art Trail, which was due to happen in June 2019. I approached my local cafe at … Continue reading

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Photosketch. Part Two, the instant film photos.

May 6 2019 – near Settle, North Yorkshire. Photosketch Part Two. Yesterday’s post was all about the Photosketch day, what it was about and how the day went. This one will, hopefully, be much less verbose.  The objective of this, … Continue reading

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