Time for something a little lighter . .

After a few years of trying to make the Jade Night glazes work right every time, it’s time to admit defeat and move on to something lighter and more predictable. The new speckled white has been developed over the last two years and is working well in all positions in the kiln. The thinner it’s…

Shaugh Prior – River long exposure shots

Shaugh Prior – Devon This was a challenging shot, I set the tripod up on a couple of boulders in the middle of the river. I then had to climb out there with my camera, its not waterproof and I was very concerned about dropping it into this fast flowing river. It was worth the…

Sunsets

The above shot was taken at Porthcothan, Cornwall. Porthcothan is a magical place. I have my daughter to thank for telling about it. After my first camping trip there I was completely hooked. This is one of around twenty shots taken just outside my house. It was an amazing evening, the light changed so rapidly…

Portwrinkle – Long exposure shots

Portwrinkle I took this shot in November 2011, it was a very cold evening. I spent several hours there taking long exposure shots of the waves breaking over the rocks. It took hours to clean the salt spray out of my camera afterwards. Another from the shoot in November 2011 I really like long exposure…

Bowerman’s Nose

Bowerman’s Nose Bowerman’s Nose is a stack of weathered granite on Dartmoor, Devon, England. It is situated on the northern slopes of Hayne Down, about a mile from Hound Tor and close to the village of Manaton at grid reference SX742805. It is about 21.5 feet (6.6 m) high and is the hard granite core…