Category Archives: Architecture

I remember it as if it were yesterday / 12

I had read of the abandoned town of Craco some years ago now, and  determined to see it when I found out that it was possible to visit. I can still see myself taking these images, walking around this place…and

I remember it as if it were yesterday / 12

I had read of the abandoned town of Craco some years ago now, and  determined to see it when I found out that it was possible to visit. I can still see myself taking these images, walking around this place…and

Late afternoon sun on the folly

Textures nicely shown up by the slanting sunlight, but a shame the crocuses were in complete shadow:

Late afternoon sun on the folly

Textures nicely shown up by the slanting sunlight, but a shame the crocuses were in complete shadow:

An (almost) isolated object

This week, Cee’s B&W challenge is for isolated objects. This isn’t exactly isolated, but it stood out: Linked to Cee’s B&W photo challenge here

An (almost) isolated object

This week, Cee’s B&W challenge is for isolated objects. This isn’t exactly isolated, but it stood out: Linked to Cee’s B&W photo challenge here

One more cup of coffee before I go…..

Interesting shop front – rather a beefy arm reaching for that coffee cup:

One more cup of coffee before I go…..

Interesting shop front – rather a beefy arm reaching for that coffee cup:

One Word Sunday: Contrast

What kind of contrast to choose? I wanted to use recent images, not trawl the archive –  so here are two. First, the contrast between a venerable old church and some ugly, new brash graffiti: ….and now for the contrast

One Word Sunday: Contrast

What kind of contrast to choose? I wanted to use recent images, not trawl the archive –  so here are two. First, the contrast between a venerable old church and some ugly, new brash graffiti: ….and now for the contrast

No need to adjust your screen!

Found this curiosity in my archives. (no idea why I ended up with this effect, guess I must have been trying for a double exposure): Linked to Six Word Saturday at Debbie’s here

No need to adjust your screen!

Found this curiosity in my archives. (no idea why I ended up with this effect, guess I must have been trying for a double exposure): Linked to Six Word Saturday at Debbie’s here

I remember it as if it were yesterday / 10

A decade or so ago I came across the films of the late Andrei Tarkovsky, after visiting the great gothic abbey of San Galgano  which entailed a fair journey from where we were staying, but I was determined to see

I remember it as if it were yesterday / 10

A decade or so ago I came across the films of the late Andrei Tarkovsky, after visiting the great gothic abbey of San Galgano  which entailed a fair journey from where we were staying, but I was determined to see

Remember that decaying house yesterday?

…well, dodgy roof and no glass in the windows, there were signs of life to the left of it….of the human and avian variety….perhaps the man came down the winding path top right, or from another property to the left,

Remember that decaying house yesterday?

…well, dodgy roof and no glass in the windows, there were signs of life to the left of it….of the human and avian variety….perhaps the man came down the winding path top right, or from another property to the left,