Category Archives: Playground of the Midlands

Charnwood… a final pass thro…

I am getting towards the final phase of preparing my book on the Playground of the Midlands project and I thought I would have one final look at the images I captured to see if there were any others I … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Playground of the Midlands | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Charnwood – No More

As British Summer Time is replaced by GMT so the nights draw in and another project starts to come to an end.  The final photography sessions for Playground of the Midlands has taken place and now I have to start … Continue reading

Posted in autumn, Photography, Playground of the Midlands | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Lies, Damn Lies and the Canon Battery Indicator

Always check your equipment the night before has been a mantra that I have lived by for many years.  I haven’t always achieved this and have paid the price from time to time.   So last night I checked the … Continue reading

Posted in autumn, Photography, Playground of the Midlands | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Walking

If it’s Thursday then we must be out and about working on the Playgrounds of the Midlands project.   Today saw us wandering through the secret delights of Watermead Country park which allowed us ‘to bag’ three more parishes, Birstall, … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Playground of the Midlands | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Life among the plutocrats

Out and about working on the Playground of the Midlands project today and I have to say  I captured some of the most uninteresting images I can think of.   This maybe because I was working in areas where some of … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Playground of the Midlands | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The book of Eli in the playground of the midlands

As a young child I was so taken by the fact that there was a guardian angel watching over me.  I am not sure whether this was a reassurance or a nuisance but I was told it was there and … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Playground of the Midlands | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Best ev’ FB Friends

I had a close encounter of the bovine kind this afternoon whilst wandering through the wonders of the lower Soar valley (Actually I’m not sure whether that should be upper Soar valley – I guess it open to your own … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Playground of the Midlands | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment