25 April, 2012

"The Mighty Arms of the Oak" - photographic print


Printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size 80g/m2.
For sale - £35.00

I have this photo in both colour and black and white; both versions are beautiful and depict the strength and solidity of the mighty oaks branches.  This particular tree is a wonderful example of an almost perfectly formed oak.  I hope that you enjoy it as much as I do.

"Fort Clonque Sunset II"

Printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size 80g/m2.
For sale - £35.00

Second in the series of Fort Clonque in the Channel Islands - the haunting shape of the fort surrounded by water at high tide in contrast to the warm purple glow of the clouds silouhetted against the glorious setting sun.

FOR SALE "Foothills of the Pyrenees" Mounted photographic print


Printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size 80g/m2.
Mounted and measures 40 x 50cm
For sale - £25

This is a photographic print of a landscape nearby our home in France.  In the foreground is a ploughed, ice covered field, in the valley a lonely oak tree, large field and then more oaks, the hills and more fields beyond.  I particularly like the winding road up into the hills.

FOR SALE "Dandelion" - Photographic print

Printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size 80g/m2.
For sale - £15.00

I captured this pretty, fresh looking dandelion on our lawn.  During April the lawn is like a yellow blanket covered by these pretty flowers.

FOR SALE "The Chateau Gates" photographic print


Printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size 80g/m2.
Mounted and measures 40x50cm
For sale - £25.00

A black and white photographic print of a chateau's gates taken in Rive Gauche, Marseillan Port..  I thought the ironwork on these was beautiful and they contrast beautifully with the heavy stonework.  Inside the gates is a glimpse of the chateau and its large courtyard.

"Fort Clonque Sunset" - Photograph


Printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size 80g/m2.
For sale - £40.00

A photographic print to Fort Clonque on the island of Alderney in the Channel Islands.  On the horizon the sun is setting behind some cumulus clouds and all the edges of the cloud are lit up by the suns rays.  A spectacular moment in time.

FOR SALE "Spoon Fruits" - Photograph

For Sale - photo print, printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size, 80g/m2
Mounted and measures 40 x 50cm
£25.00

This is a photographic print of crystalised fruit on a market stall here in France.  The fruit is beautiful, succulent and colourful and makes your mouth water.  I took this photo whilst walking around a market here one morning.

"Sunrise Sunbeams" - photograph

For Sale - photo print, printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size, 80g/m2
£35.00

This is a photographic print of the sun as it rose above the hill.  The sunbeams spread out across the sky behind the clouds in a fan shape.  This photo has always lifted my spirits.

FOR SALE "Bamboo Stems" - Photographic print


For Sale - photo print, printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size, 80g/m2
Mounted and measures 40 x 50cm
£25.00

A photographic print of the stems of giant bamboo plants with a yellow hue - they really are that colour!  The contrast of bright yellow against the darkness of the shadow within the plantation makes for a greater impact.  I took this photo in SW France, near my home.

FOR SALE "Returning From Morning Sailing" - photographic print

For Sale - photo print, printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size, 80g/m2
Mounted and measures 50 x 40 cm
£25.00

A photographic print of a sailing boat/yacht returning to Port Marseillan on the Etang du Thau near the Mediterranean Sea in SW France.  The 3 men on board have clearly enjoyed the gentle sailing conditions as the sun rose and were mooring up in the Port for breakfast of coffee and croissants.  It was a magical moment.

FOR SALE "Fruit Blossom" - photographic print

For Sale - photo print, printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size, 80g/m2
Mounted and measures 40 x 50cm
£25.00

A photographic print of beautiful pink blossom flowers on a small branch of a fruit tree in Spring.  The colour of the blossom beautifully contrasts with the pretty blue sky.

FOR SALE Etang du Thau, Marseillan, L'Herault, France - Photographic print

For Sale - photo print, printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size, 80g/m2
£15.00

A photographic print of a view from fishermans huts across the Etang du Thau (seawater lake) towards Marseillan and Adge on the edge of the Mediterranean Sea.

The seaweed in the water takes on different colours with its proximity to the surface of the water.  The nearest village to the right is Marseillan and in the distance is the headland of Adge, famous for its naturist beaches on Cap D'Adge.

"Green Teasels" - photographic print FOR SALE

For Sale - photo print, printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size, 80g/m2
£15.00

Beautiful verdant green teasel plants in contrast with the yellow grass and dark shadows from the trees behind.

"Moody Sunrise and the Telegraph Pole"


For Sale - photo print, printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size, 80g/m2
£35.00

The sun is rising behind a hill, the clouds with a broken golden edge, poplar trees in the distance and the telegraph poles and wires in the foreground.  All this set against an atmospheric and moody glowing sky.

"Through the Archway" photographic print - SOLD

For Sale - photo print, printed on good quality pro laser paper, A3 size, 80g/m2
£35.00

This photograph was taken at Carla Bayle, in the Ariege, SW France.  This is a bastide village, notably on the top of a hill with its own ramparts.  Below and surrounding it are fields, woods and a large lake.  The central square is full of historic buildings, some painted in natural pigments of the soil in the surrounding area and this photo captures the scene through an archway, with steps down on to the ramparts and the view across the land beyond.

02 April, 2012

April Sunrise







Woke up this morning and saw a wonderful mist in our valley and the sun was just peaking up behind the hill. I took our dog and camera into the garden and snapped these little beauties.....