This week’s Photo Challenge was stormy skies. Unfortunately the weather in Bristol has been grey and overcast – lots of cloud, but nothing dramatic. So I decided to resort to abusing the HDR technique to create this image of Cabot Tower on Brandon Hill. It certainly isn’t realistic, but I don’t think that matters. I like the effect […]Read more "Clouds over Brandon Hill"
This weekend I popped home to see my mum for Mothering Sunday. Mothering Sunday brought with it a visit to church, where I spotted the sunlight glancing off the bevelled edge of this headstone. Later in the afternoon, the sun went down between broken clouds and formed a very dramatic sunset. Because human eyes have […]Read more "Mothering Sunday"
This photo was actually taken on a beautiful, sunny day. I used a red filter to darken the blue sky and bring out the clouds.Read more "Angry skies"
I was digging through some old photos and I came across this one that I took in July 2008. I think this cloud looks a lot like Great Britain!Read more "Great Britain cloud"
… over Barton Fields… … and over Brandon HillRead more "Clouds"
This was taken during a thunderstorm when the sky turned dark quickly. The photo hasn’t captured as much of the atmosphere as I would have liked, but never mind!Read more "Stormy sky"