Category Archives: Walsall

Face To Face With The Past . . . .

30th April 2014 As I was taking photos in Ryecroft Cemetery for my previous blog post I noticed a pair of old, worn gravestones leaning against a nearby hedge. Out of the corner of my eye I spotted the words “accidentally drowned”, … Continue reading

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Don’t Fence Me In . . . . .

30th April 2014  Walking through the local cemetery today I noticed that some tree-felling was being carried out. The workmen appeared to have finished for the day, leaving the segments of tree trunks that had grown through the railings still … Continue reading

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Along the “Cut” ….

Tuesday 3rd September 2013 This flabby gut of mine isn’t gonna disappear of its own accord, so today I donned the lycra shorts and headed out on the bike along the local canal towpaths. I never tire of walking or cycling … Continue reading

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Power to the people

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Two events for this Saturday, August 17th, one in Hednesford Park and one in Brownhills

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Increasing The Range……

Thursday 8th August 2013 I’ve been playing around with HDR (High Dynamic Range) photography recently – basically its a method where 3 or more shots of the same scene, at varying exposures, are captured, then combined using computer software, with … Continue reading

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Riddian Bridge

Tu Approaching Riddian Bridge, a photo by Stevie378 on Flickr. The Rushall canal is a big favourite of mine when I’m out on foot ( although I tend to avoid the Daw End to Longwood section when cycling, as the … Continue reading

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