Category Archives: Coast

Beach Walkers

It’s surprising how much difference a little bit of elevation can make to a scene. This is yet another image from Birling Gap, taken just after ‘Waiting for the Light’ as we were climbing the steps away from the beach. Images … Continue reading

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Coastal view

For the first time since our house move we went down to the coast (Worthing) on a Sunday. We picked a very busy day indeed – a festival was in full swing with all the fun of the fair. Noisy … Continue reading

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Glistening Sand, Glittering Sea

Another location on the south coast visited on a beautiful ‘Summer’ day. Dangerous to hint that this might be the first signs of summer because, knowing the vagaries of the British weather, we may plunge back into something much colder. … Continue reading

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Towards Birling Gap

Just occasionally it makes a change to soften an image slightly to create something that is a little closer to the posters that were a feature of the travel industry several decades ago. This image was taken from close to … Continue reading

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Light on the Water

Fine winter’s days are becoming rare and precious occasions this winter. When a good day dawns, it’s time to get out with the camera and make the most of the weather window before the next depression sweeps across the Atlantic bringing … Continue reading

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Single Figures at the Seaside

On a late summer’s day I took the train to Margate, a town close to the south-eastern tip of the UK. I was in Margate to visit Tate Contemporary to see an exhibition of Piet Mondrian. A post about the … Continue reading

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The UK often describes itself as a sea-faring nation. We are an island people. We feel drawn to the sea. I live more or less dead centre in the UK – it’s a three-hour drive to reach the sea in … Continue reading

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The Powder House

Today’s post introduces you to a beautiful area of N Wales and includes references to roofing materials and explosives. That may sound a strange mix, but read on and the connections will be revealed. Click any image in this post … Continue reading

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