Riverside Country Park

I seem to be spending more and more time checking the weather forecast!  Whilst it is considered to be a fairly British obsession anyway, now that I have started to understand a little… Continue reading

Autumn (2)

Following my blog post last weekend, here’s part 2, with more images taken in Shorne Woods Country Park and Blean Woods, both in Kent.

Autumn (1)

I have spent quite a bit of time in the woods lately – when the weather has permitted! – trying to experience and photograph autumn before it disappears.  It’s a beautiful season, but… Continue reading

Oare Gunpowder Works Country Park

Yesterday was Bonfire Night in the UK, remembering the failed gunpowder plot of 1605, in which Guy Fawkes and others tried to assassinate the King.  Shortly after Guy Fawkes’ arrest, the public were… Continue reading

Dungeness

Dungeness, on the south coast of Kent, is a place like no other.  A popular destination for photographers, it is known for its power stations and lighthouses, its scattering of wooden houses, and… Continue reading

Blean Woods (2)

Blean Woods, July 2016 (Apologies for the lack of blog posts – life is keeping me busy!  I am hoping to have a longer post for you by this time next week.)

Minster-on-Sea

A few weeks ago, on a particularly lovely Sunday, my sister and I drove to the Isle of Sheppey, here in Kent, for a short visit.  Our first stop was Minster-on-Sea, on the… Continue reading

The White Cliffs of Dover

The White Cliffs of Dover need little introduction.  Instantly recognisable and steeped in history, they also offer the visitor a choice of walks and, on a clear day, amazing views.  My visit was… Continue reading

Oare Marshes (2)

I first visited Oare Marshes, near Faversham, in early spring.  The wild beauty of the reserve – the marshland and mudflats – appealed to me, but I struggled to do it justice in… Continue reading

Mote Park

Mote Park is a large green space, located close to the centre of Maidstone, in Kent.  Whilst I have been there before – we lived in Maidstone when I was young – it… Continue reading