Category Archives: Landscape

Thursday’s Special: Pick a Word in March (Y4)

Here we are with another Thursday’s Special from Paula. I have picked three of her words. Interstice: Circuitous – not a straight line, this one, a very twisty, windy, hairpin-bend road (actually this would also do for interstice?)   saubulous

Thursday’s Special: Pick a Word in March (Y4)

Here we are with another Thursday’s Special from Paula. I have picked three of her words. Interstice: Circuitous – not a straight line, this one, a very twisty, windy, hairpin-bend road (actually this would also do for interstice?)   saubulous

I remember it as if it were yesterday / 11

I don’t recall where I read about the Piano Grande in Umbria, in the Valnerina. The Valnerina is the eastern region of Umbria, a place of contrasts- high mountains and vast stretches of virtually nothing, so communications are very poor.See here

I remember it as if it were yesterday / 11

I don’t recall where I read about the Piano Grande in Umbria, in the Valnerina. The Valnerina is the eastern region of Umbria, a place of contrasts- high mountains and vast stretches of virtually nothing, so communications are very poor.See here

Patterns on the Land

Having a look back through some of my images from the Douro, I am struck by the patterns and also textures in the landscape: Long lines Scrubby round elements Folds and dots

Patterns on the Land

Having a look back through some of my images from the Douro, I am struck by the patterns and also textures in the landscape: Long lines Scrubby round elements Folds and dots

Distant fields of Poppies and Broom, and some others

I was reading Cathy’s ( Wanderessence) post on her travels in  Provence in 2003 ,  which struck a chord with me, so many places I had visited! But in  particular an image of a field of Poppies and Broom had me

Distant fields of Poppies and Broom, and some others

I was reading Cathy’s ( Wanderessence) post on her travels in  Provence in 2003 ,  which struck a chord with me, so many places I had visited! But in  particular an image of a field of Poppies and Broom had me

Lens-artist’s Photo Challenge #31: Landscape

For this week’s challenge, Amy has asked us to show ‘Landscape’. An opportunity to dig out some varied landscapes I have seen on my travels. Here is one of my earliest images of mountains from Continental travels, taken from a

Lens-artist’s Photo Challenge #31: Landscape

For this week’s challenge, Amy has asked us to show ‘Landscape’. An opportunity to dig out some varied landscapes I have seen on my travels. Here is one of my earliest images of mountains from Continental travels, taken from a

I remember it as if it were yesterday……/ 7

It’s the late 1980s, and my then partner and I are on the island of Crete. I had been reading my guidebooks, and thought the Samaria gorge looked well worth a visit. At, I think, 14km it was doable as

I remember it as if it were yesterday……/ 7

It’s the late 1980s, and my then partner and I are on the island of Crete. I had been reading my guidebooks, and thought the Samaria gorge looked well worth a visit. At, I think, 14km it was doable as