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Checking the (Plug) holes

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Ladybower reservoir plughole , Fujifilm X-Pro-1

Exploring one of the most famous photo locations in the Peak District

Checking the (Plug)holes

Spillways of the Ladybower Reservoir in Derbyshire locally known as “plugholes” ejecting a huge amount of excess water after heavy rains. This place is quite famous and has become a photographers’ paradise.There are many pictures of the “plugholes” on the net, but I wanted to photograph the plugholes myself.

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MEDIUM FORMAT PICTURE OF THE WEEK

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Medium format: Picture of the week

Port Mulgrave Sunrise, Yorkshire UK 2017
Port Mulgrave morning ,2017 Hasselblad 503CW f16 4s +0.9ND Lee 50mm, Fujifilm Velvia50
Port Mulgrave morning, 2017 Hasselblad 503CW f16 4s +0.9ND Lee 50mm, Fujifilm Velvia50

Fantastic sunset at Port Mulgrave in North Yorkshire

Fujifilm Velvia 50 is a slide film which I love. Colours of are truly something else. This was a great trip and picture above is one of my favourite from that morning.

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Have you ever tried to shoot Velvia 50? What was your experience?

Let me know in the comment section below. 

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The Isle of Arran a photographic guide

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Brodick Castle and Goatfell from ferry, Isle of Arran Scotland 2017, Fujifilm XPro-1

The Isle of Arran a (kind of) photographic guide

Arran or the Isle of Arran (/ˈærən/; Scottish Gaelic: Eilean Arainn pronounced [elan ˈarɪɲ]).

At 432 square kilometers (167 sq mi), is this the largest island in the Firth of Clyde and the seventh largest Scottish island. 

 

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(Almost) A non-photographic trip

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View from the ridge, Snowdonia Wales UK, Fujifilm Xpro-1

(Almost) A non-photographic trip

Wales, Snowdonia November 2017, 7:30am-ish. Chris has just parked the car and I’m putting my walking boots on. Rain is gentle and it looks like it’s not going to stop soon. Great. Where is the 80% chance for a cloud-free summit which was promised by the weatherman?

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The Edges of Peak District

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Gardoms Edge Peak District

Few recent trips to the edges of Peak District National Park

Peak District is truly an amazing place. Honestly everytime I’m going, I always discover something new. There are many places, but edges of the Peak District never stopped to amaze me.

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Why do I keep doing this?

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Why do I keep doing this?

It’s 2:30 am and my alarm clock is going crazy. I’m quickly out of my bed, trying not to wake up the whole house…. Why I’m doing this???

Is there any reason why we are chasing the light?

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Trip to Port Mulgrave

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Trip to Port Mulgrave

Port Mulgrave is famous for being one of the most popular Jurassic sites in the UK. It is a site of special scientific interest & is now looked after and protected by the National Trust.
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Medium Format : Picture of the week

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Medium format: Picture of the week

Salwicks Bay, Flamborough head, Yorkshire coast  UK 2017 
Hasselblad 503CW f22/10sec +0.9LEE Filter 80mm
Salwicks Bay, Flamborough head, Yorkshire coast  UK 2017 Hasselblad 503CW f22/10sec +0.9LEE Filter 80mm

Quiet morning at Salwicks Bay, Flamborough head, Yorkshire coast  UK 2017