Landscape Photographs

Lens Flare of Bright Sun

Lens Flare of Bright Sun

Lens flare from the sun is normally a photographer's worst nightmare - ruining the shot and affecting the contrast. This is one of my favourite lens flare examples, and ends up being a half decent pho...

Gaudi's Park Guell in Barcelona, Spain

Gaudi's Park Guell in Barcelona, Spain

The famous architect Gaudi created this beautiful park in the north of Barcelona - Park Guell. It's full of examples of his unusual and recognisable style, and of walkways through beautiful gardens....

Small Waterfall in Rocky Stream

Small Waterfall in Rocky Stream

This small waterfall flows into a pool of water in the Valley Gardens in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. The stream flows down between its rocky sides, going over these waterfalls as it runs downhill. The...

Derbyshire Hillsides and Lakes at Chatsworth

Derbyshire Hillsides and Lakes at Chatsworth

The view over the sculptured gardens at Chatsworth House in Derbyshire. In front of us is the lake that leads up to the front of the house, where a 294-foot high fountain graces the skyline. Further i...

River Cam in Winter

River Cam in Winter

This view from Trinity Bridge on the backs of the Cambridge colleges shows the River Cam in the winter months. The willow trees, normally opaque with leaves, are barren and forlorn. There is one moore...

Green Countryside at Wandlebury

Green Countryside at Wandlebury

Although it was still winter when I took this shot, you can see that the sky was clear, the sun was out and little yellow aconites were starting to bloom near the base of the tree. It was still pretty...

Winter Woodland at Wandlebury

Winter Woodland at Wandlebury

This scene shows the woods at Wandlebury, south of Cambridge, in mid February. Some dead leaves still remain on the branches, but the ivy is still green and healthy on the trunks. Althoug...

South Wales Hillside

South Wales Hillside

This is looking across a wide valley in South Wales, just outside the Brecon Beacons national park. It was a beautiful day in mid July, and the Welsh scenery is just fantastic. It's a shame about the ...

Cambridge Backs, by the River

Cambridge Backs, by the River

This is a view of the River Cam running along the backs of the colleges. Taken from the grounds of Trinity College and looking towards St John's College, the willows drape over the water shading the p...

Yellow Autumn Trees

Yellow Autumn Trees

This picture was taken in Cambridge Botanic Gardens on very bright autumn afternoon. The leaves are just turning, with some trees still managing to stay green while others fade to yellow and brown. Th...

More Cambridge Botanic Gardens

More Cambridge Botanic Gardens

So many different colours of trees in this picture - and different types! The willows at the back flow very nicely down to the water, and in the foreground the long grass leaps out of it. The foliage ...

Cambridge Botanic Gardens

Cambridge Botanic Gardens

This was taken in the Cambridge Botanic Gardens in the centre of Cambridge. The trees and bushes are really well cared for, and you can see that the lawn has been looked after too. I have...

The New Forest, Hampshire

The New Forest, Hampshire

This was taken from the top of small hill in the rolling landscape of the New Forest. You can see the beginnings of the path down to the bottom of the slope, through the scrubland. It was...

Horses of the New Forest

Horses of the New Forest

These two horses were roaming freely over the grasslands of the New Forest in Hampshire. Very many local people keep their horses, donkeys etc in this public land. Often they are rounded up only once ...