WordPress Photochallenge: A wedding in Prague


It was our first visit to Prague, combined with a week in Budapest. I got up early to walk around the old city centre avoiding the later crowds of stag and hen parties which dominate this city at weekends. Crossing the old market square to get my first view of Prague’s Astronomical Clock ..... a … Continue reading WordPress Photochallenge: A wedding in Prague

Place in the World: Mountains, Lakes, Sea, History …. Cumbria, UK


This weeks WordPress Photo Challenge asks us to show our place in the world, somewhere that “pulls us” towards it, a place where we feel comfortable and identify with. I’m a Cumbrian first and foremost, an Englishman second, nothing else! My Place has a wild coastline, the highest mountains and deepest lakes in England, and … Continue reading Place in the World: Mountains, Lakes, Sea, History …. Cumbria, UK

WP Photochallenge: Out of This World with a Macro Lens


I have always enjoyed macro photography, even introducing our children to this “Other World” of insects, fungus, leaves, algae, butterflies .... So here now are two recent ones, a Shield Bug and a freshly emerged fungus out of a bed of leaves. You could be on a different planet, different scale ..... Out of This … Continue reading WP Photochallenge: Out of This World with a Macro Lens