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Prestbury – COVID-19


26-Mar-2020

Prestbury in the COVID-19 crisis An on-going situation that is leading to unprecedented changes to all of our lives. The village has never been so quiet, yet the weather these […]


Category: Local History, Monochrome

Art of Pylons


19-Nov-2019

Samuri pylon herding cows in New Mills, Derbyshire. A comic allusion that can not pass without comment haha. Something about pylons has always intrigued me, possibly because I have a […]


Category: Environment, Experimental, Machine World

Stanlow Chimneys


16-Oct-2019

Strong contrast and a convoluted composition of the chimneys at Stanlow refinery near Warrington. These are sometimes known as “flair stacks” and are really giant Bunsen burners that are used […]


Category: Machine World, Monochrome

Prestbury Carpark


06-Jul-2019

This is a pictorial record of the development of the new car park in Prestbury Village, This development on New Road has been a cause of some contention in this […]


Category: Local History, Machine World

All Saints – Siddington


10-Jun-2019

A few heavily treated images of All Saints church in Siddington, Cheshire; seen whilst cycling down to Jodrell Bank. Some of these images have added texture layers. The building is […]


Category: Local History, Monochrome

Diplopia Magritte


23-May-2019

Double vision – an experiment in reversed duplicates, overlaid. This was a lone tree (not sure which species) in an immaculately mowed field near Siddington, Cheshire – I will post […]


Category: Environment, Experimental

Jodrell Bank


19-May-2019

The Telescope The iconic Jodrell Bank radio telescope in Cheshire is the oldest still functioning instrument of its type and the worlds first fully steerable radio telescope. Today Jodrell Bank […]


Category: Local History, Machine World

Alderley Edge Observations


16-May-2019

A curious wooden bus shelter in Alderley Edge with paper textures. Had a few very enjoyable days out cycling over to the west side, the equally ‘posh’ and rarefied side […]


Category: Machine World, Monochrome

Remains – Ford House


14-Apr-2019

The remains of the old Ford House in Prestbury, Cheshire. I liked the shapes, texture and tonality in this image and I think there is always something quite intriguing about […]


Category: Monochrome