Leith Hill - Black & White

Leith Hill – Black & White

I wanted to try something different, and despite the foggy autumn hills were crying out for some moody HDR, I thought I’d process this dark, in Black & White. The concept was to make the silhouette of the tree stand out against the setting autumn sun. Aperture: ƒ/4 Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II Focal length: 24mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/250s Title: Leith …

alistairLeith Hill – Black & White
Hever Stone Fountain

Hever Stone Fountain

This fountain at Hever Castle has the feel of a Victorian or early 20th Century fantasy film; something like Narnia, or Secret Garden. The decadence of what is only an ornamental feature is captivating, though it has started to wear with age. Aperture: ƒ/22 Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II Focal length: 24mm ISO: 50 Shutter speed: 1/2s Title: Hever …

alistairHever Stone Fountain


Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II Focal length: 70mm ISO: 125 Shutter speed: 1/80s Title: Deers Fighting in Knowle Park, Sevenoaks, Kent (01)

Savill Garden, Windsor Great Park

Savill Garden, Windsor Great Park

On the recommendation of Surrey Life, we took a visit to Windsor Great Park; specifically Savill Garden. My honest opinion was that whilst the gardens were well laid out and maintained, Autumn may not be the best time to visit; and as a National Trust member I somewhat resent paying to enter a venue not dissimilar to those I’ve already …

alistairSavill Garden, Windsor Great Park

Buchan Country Park, Horsham

The eagle-eyed amongst you will spot this is an autumn shot – sadly I’ve not had much time for photographs recently and I’ve dived into the archives.

alistairBuchan Country Park, Horsham