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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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Ramshaw Rocks Sunrise, Peak District UK 2017
Ramshaw Rocks Sunrise, Peak District UK 2017, Hasselblad 503CW f16 1/4s +0.9ND Lee 50mm, Kodak Ektar 100
Ramshaw Rocks Sunrise, Peak District UK 2017, Hasselblad 503CW f16 1/4s +0.9ND Lee 50mm, Kodak Ektar 100

Ramshaw Rocks Sunrise.

One of those sunrises which I will remember forever. Almost like a painting by some Dutch painter….

Kodak Ektar never stops to amaze me, It’s mine “go to ” negative film for sure.

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An evening with John Blakemore

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John Blakemore talk, Nottingham , iPhone 6plus

An evening with John Blakemore

An evening with John Blakemore was organized by Photo Parlour and Real creative futures.  This talk was something not to be missed and I was looking forward to it very much.

Last photo talk I attended was probably this one. And that was long long time ago…

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Photographer’s library – Masters of Landscape Photography

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Masters of Landscape Photography

Photographer’s library – Masters of Landscape Photography

First published 2017 by Ammonite Press

This book came to me as a very nice surprise. I get it for Christmas.

Nicely presented, this book brings together work of 16 of the world’s leading landscape photographers. (more…)

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Walk on the wild side

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Exploring the landscapes in central Snowdonia

Although I’ve been to Snowdonia many times before, I have never visited landscape around Blaenau Ffestiniog. The main goal of the trip was walking around Stwlan Dam and disused slate mines. This part of Wales is known worldwide for the slate and disused mines are pretty much everywhere. 

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MEDIUM FORMAT PICTURE OF THE WEEK

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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?

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MEDIUM FORMAT: PICTURE OF THE WEEK

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Parkhouse Hill from Chrome Hill, Peak District 2017
Parkhouse Hill from Chrome Hill. Peak District 2017. Hasselblad 503CW f16/4sec +0.9ND Lee 50mm, Fujifilm Velvia 50
Parkhouse Hill from Chrome Hill. Peak District 2017. Hasselblad 503CW f16/4sec +0.9ND Lee 50mm, Fujifilm Velvia 50

Early autumn evening in Peak District. Chrome Hill is one of my favourite spots in Peaks. This was one of the evenings when sunset did not happen as expected.I love how Velvia 50 rendered the greens in this picture….

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Have you got your favourite spot in the Peak District?

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Merry Christmas !!!

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Merry Christmas!
Merry Christmas!

Tis the season! Wishing you a wonderful Christmas filled with memories you’ll always treasure.

( And don’t forget to take photos…)

 Merry Christmas wishes to you all !