A380 Gear Up!

Caught this double-decker Airbus A380 taking off at London Heathrow airport. The captain must have called “gear up” a few seconds before as the wheels have retracted but the gear doors are still open.

Shadows in the Snow

Winter nights are not a time when I would choose to go out in the snow. But the shadows in the snow cast by the house lights on the fresh garden snow really intrigued me enough to take a camera outside.

Footsteps in the Sand after Sunrise

Late May in the Lanquedoc-Rousillon area of France can be windy and cold. But the sun shines. The sunsets and sunrises are great, well worth the early start. On this morning I caught a decent sunrise. On my way back to camp I noticed the effect of the golden hour light at a low angle…

Royal Victoria Hotel in St Leonards-on-Sea

Just a photo of the Royal Victoria Hotel in St Leonards-on-Sea. As I struggled along the beach area in the post storm Eleanor winds, this grand out building stood out. Somewhere to stay on another visit?

Waiting For A Train

Sitting on a station platform waiting for a train a little after golden hour one morning. The view made an interesting photo. Come and see.

Durban Skyline from the Ski-Boat Club

Durban skyline from the ski-boat club near the harbour entrance, under a dramatic sky. It was a grey day but a bit of help from Snapseed improved the view 😊   We spent a bit of time on the beach here after our visit to the harbour mouth, when we saw the ship come in….

Black and White Crab

Taking a slight break from South African holiday posts, I wasDoing a bit of black and white work with this crab, shot in Mozambique a couple of years ago.     In these days of high colour digital photography it is easy to forget about black and white photography. An image with a bold shape…

Durban Harbour Day Out

Durban Harbour – second biggest sea port in Africa and biggest in sub-saharan Africa. It’s a busy port, it’s also a good place for a tourist day out.

Camera Ready to Shoot

It always pays to have your camera ready to shoot whene you are out and about. This great big soap bubble drifted my way and I was ready!