Category Archives: old architecture

Postcards from my past / 5 Colditz

As a young teenager, I was an avid watcher of the 1970s TV series Colditz (I can still hear that theme tune….), and I always wanted to go and see the place for myself. A trip to Eastern Germany in

Postcards from my past / 5 Colditz

As a young teenager, I was an avid watcher of the 1970s TV series Colditz (I can still hear that theme tune….), and I always wanted to go and see the place for myself. A trip to Eastern Germany in

Black & White Sunday: After and Before

Well, here goes for a bit of post-processing jiggery pokery. The first image is the monochrome processed version, which I thinks adds a bit of drama, sets the mood, and is as I saw the place in my mind’s eye

Black & White Sunday: After and Before

Well, here goes for a bit of post-processing jiggery pokery. The first image is the monochrome processed version, which I thinks adds a bit of drama, sets the mood, and is as I saw the place in my mind’s eye

Evanescent scene

Linked to WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Evanescent

Evanescent scene

Linked to WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Evanescent

One / 81

This time it’s grey, well mostly grey amidst decay:

One / 81

This time it’s grey, well mostly grey amidst decay:

One / 77

Here goes for my last “One” image from my short time in Havana recently. I think it shows the past Colonial splendour of downtown Havana, its sad decay, but also the spirit of its people – look how wonderfully co-ordinated this

One / 77

Here goes for my last “One” image from my short time in Havana recently. I think it shows the past Colonial splendour of downtown Havana, its sad decay, but also the spirit of its people – look how wonderfully co-ordinated this

One / 76

The tourist area of Havana is being tarted up, much less evidence of decay here.

One / 76

The tourist area of Havana is being tarted up, much less evidence of decay here.

One / 71

Another attempt at Film Noir… but that bright light is bugging me. This wasn’t in Cuba, by the way! Bletchley Park, Hut 6 I think.

One / 71

Another attempt at Film Noir… but that bright light is bugging me. This wasn’t in Cuba, by the way! Bletchley Park, Hut 6 I think.