Oliver Wood Photography

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Walking to Mottram Hall


24-Jan-2019

A very old and narrow footbridge across the river Bollin near Mottram Hall. This is an obscure footpath that runs from Prestbury to the bottom of the golf course at […]


Category: Environment, Monochrome

Tree and Sheep | Prestbury


27-Nov-2018

The ‘top fields’ in Prestbury, Cheshire, a winter scene that was soon to be doused in snow. Trees are a favourite subject and I think I have said that many […]


Category: Environment, Monochrome

Winter in The Bollin


31-Oct-2018

Winter, cold, icy conditions in the Bollin Valley, Prestbury, Cheshire. A study in shape, bokeh and texture with some abstract elements. These images from 2013 have grown on me over […]


Category: Environment, Experimental, Monochrome

Prestbury Pendolino


25-Oct-2018

London bound ‘business is great’ pendolino speeding through Prestbury, Cheshire. These trains have been the mainstay of the Manchester to London, Euston service for more than ten years now. I […]


Category: Machine, Monochrome

Clarence Mill Bollington


16-Oct-2018

One of Bollington’s most notable landmarks, Clarence Mill, is now home to numerous businesses and residential accommodations. The large former steam powered cotton mill is a relic of the towns […]


Category: Local History, Machine, Monochrome

New Mills Interconnector


14-Sep-2018

I seem to find electrical and telecoms infrastructure to be quite a fascinating subject when combined with a landscape or environment context. This very scary apparatus in a remote corner […]


Category: Experimental, Machine, Monochrome

Ringway Dead Line ?


21-Jun-2018

This apparently abandoned powerline runs through what is left of the countryside that I grew up in. It is a curiously enduring feature that I vividly remember, not least because […]


Category: Local History, Machine, Monochrome

Winnats Pass – Castleton


23-May-2018

Cycling home from Castleton via Chapel-en-le-Frith, Whaley Bridge, Disley, High Lane and the Middlewood Way. Beautiful and amazing settings with a very challenging ride, perfect. Lighting conditions were not quite […]


Category: Environment, Monochrome