October 2014

F4 Phantom, 1982

This photo of an F4 Phantom aircraft (of 56 Squadron) was shot on the flight line at RAF Wattisham in Suffolk in 1982. It’s an old favourite of…

Hay Bale

Hay bales mean summer. This shot was taken at Foreness Point, near Margate, as the bales were being gathered. For me this shot is all about texture: the…

Two’s Company

Two’s company, three’s a crowd. The positioning of these birds, silhouetted against the sky, suggests a relationship between them, even though this was transient, imaginary, and changed as…

Gull, Gliding

I won’t lie, I find getting a decent shot of a flying gull to be challenging. For each shot that comes up crystal clear I have many others…

Dragonfly, Basking

It’s not unusual to find a dragonfly or two darting around our garden during the summer, which is terrible for trying to get a photo because they move…

Breaking Waves

Breaking waves, Herne Bay. The tide was in and I thought the waves breaking against the shore were an opportunity to rattle off some shots and see what…

Kinema In The Woods

The Kinema in the Woods, Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire, has been showing films since 1922 and is still in operation today. Unlike a traditional cinema the film is projected…

Shadow Man

Shadow Man dominates this simple image thanks to the early morning lighting and contrast on Herne Bay seafront and the diagonals coming from the lower left, which combine…