We’ve decided at long last to get a dog. So, whilst on a quick trip to the Lake District, we rated every dog that we passed, with a view to working out which actual dog we want. We got some weird looks as dog walkers strolled past and we would call out “four”, seven”, “eight”, “two”… I just want a dog that likes coming with me early doors on my photography trips. Anyway, here’s a few pics from Lake Windermere, as I said, early doors.
Dog photos will no doubt follow…
Blimey it’s getting cold here in the UK. I’m quite looking forward to the stillness and quiet of winter. But just before the summer recedes too far into the memory, a quick moment to go back to the pictures of summer and dig out the liquid blue of the sea. To help block out the cold. Imagine these vistas in 40C. Blissful!
A Cretan village
Reflection of a yacht mast
St Paul’s Church – 2000 years old. And look at the colour!
Same mast, different reflection
A Cretan beach and a Cretan view
So goodbye to summer 2014. Let’s see what the winter can do!
I think I must be a very trying father. The kids start to complain the moment they catch sight of a tripod. If we go for a walk they demand I leave the camera at home. Not that I ever listen. And secretly I think they like some of the images…
A nymph and jewelled light
This summer I got them to dance underwater for me. Immy went for the elegant look, Charles the muscular…
the joy of being a teenager
Dancing to her fingertips
Me looking at him looking at me
I wonder what the kids will think? They’ll probably remember how I got them to swim back and forth endlessly posing underwater. But given I’m a trying father I shall keep on trying. And one day they will see these pics as the joys of summer – good memories now the weather is deteriorating.
Immy and her shadow