Lovely Lichens

I love lichens. From spotting interesting shapes and colours while out walking, to learning more about them, they're an interesting part of nature and are incredibly fascinating too. There are patches growing all along the walls just outside the windows of our house, and when the sun is shining they light up a beautiful green/gold. … Continue reading Lovely Lichens

Calming Clouds

I've had these photos saved up in my folders for weeks now and have been meaning to share them for a good while, so I thought that now was as good a time as any, especially since these past few weeks have been busy ones! I'm definitely a skywatcher and clouds will always be one … Continue reading Calming Clouds

A Sky On Fire

Sometimes there are moments where you want to freeze time and stay in it forever. This sunset is just one of many of those. There was barely a breeze in the air, the sun was goold, the wind turbines in the distance looked like giant pinwheels silhouetted against the sky, the sea in the distance … Continue reading A Sky On Fire

Rising Mists

Towards the end of January I was able to watch a beautiful sunrise, accompanied by some stunning low cloud cover over the mountains just outside Cumbria. I had to be up much earlier than I usually am, as my family and I were heading out for the day, so it was lovely to wake up … Continue reading Rising Mists

Sunshine After Rain

My Mum's blinds always create some interesting shape and light displays when the sun is shining, but when it's raining, it's even better. The combination of sun and rain creates some amazing photo opportunities, wherever you are, and the promise of a rainbow sighting always gets me reaching for my camera, but when the sunshine … Continue reading Sunshine After Rain