Category Archives: Ironstone Beniface

To see if he…

After a break it was back out on the Ironstone Benefice trail yesterday with the artist David Manley.   It was a hard slog and at times I wasn’t sure were going to be able to finished the day – fortunately we … Continue reading

Posted in Ironstone Beniface, Photography, Spring | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Here comes the sun….

  Out in the Ironstone country again.   Last night I was comparing the images I made this time last year for this project and those I made yesterday and I think that there is one significant difference.  Last year the … Continue reading

Posted in Ironstone Beniface, Photography, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Back to the Ironstone…

Cold just about banished it was time to once more enter the freezer of the Ironstone benefice – today I was chasing snowdrops.

Posted in Ironstone Beniface, Macro, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Old man with his head down.

Due to a leg infection I have had to change my plans for the weekend – in short I have to rest my leg whilst the antibiotics go to war.   After two days I am starting to go stir … Continue reading

Posted in Ironstone Beniface, Photography | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

We Live In Strange Times

Yesterday I was out walking in the nice warm sun around Melton Mowbray and the Eye Valley – today I am taking antibiotics for an infection in my leg – although the walking isn’t connected with the infection I probably … Continue reading

Posted in Brexit, Conservative Party, General Election 2017, Ironstone Beniface, Labour Party, Photography | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Making the most of dull

I knew a photographer who apparently liked the flat dull light of a grey day, I can’t say I do.   It makes things so much more difficult.  When I was young I used to devour articles about the wonder … Continue reading

Posted in Ironstone Beniface, Photography, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Winter is wearing

Another cold day in east Leicestershire, not cold as in the Russian Steppes cold (although the wind is blowing from that direction).   No this was cold that just seemed to seep slowly but surely through the layers of clothes … Continue reading

Posted in Ironstone Beniface, Photography, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment