Browsing All posts tagged under »Woolacombe«

Spring 18 & the last swell of winter

June 20, 2018

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It was a wet winter. The Atlantic conveyor belt delivered storm after storm and rain was the major theme. Westerly winds lift moisture from the ocean and deposit it on the west coast of Europe, it also whips up swell, and for UK surfers it’s ‘The Season’. Time to skip work or raid the kids […]

Snow in the sand dunes

March 18, 2018

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Woolacombe. Sunday March 18th. Photo essay. Not to be reproduced without permission. Best viewed on a large screen. Click on the pic. Fuji XT-2 w/ 16mm JPEGs straight outa the cam with a little exposure compensation. Coming next: More Lundy

Catching oysters on a cold winters day

February 3, 2018

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In a gap between downpours, on a cold winters day, I took advantage of a super low tide and walked from Main beach here in Woolacombe to Grunta beach without getting my feet wet (waterproof shoes). As a consequence of the super moon, the tide drains out to near zero allowing us walkers to pass […]

Factory Friday

December 17, 2016

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Monster surf and massive sunset. Friday 16th December 2016. Woolacombe, Devon. A photo essay. Click on it. Thanks for looking. Cheers & merry chrimbo x. Header, Main beach.1. Main beach. 2. Main beach. 3. Sewer pipe. 4. Outside grunta. 5.Main beach. 6. Mill rock. 7. Main beach. 8. Main beach. 9. Stream. 10. Main beach. […]

Oktober Projeckt: Surf

October 1, 2016

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One photo every day in Oktober; scroll down for latest image.  Click to engorge. I haven’t taken many photos lately. Much to my shame: Work and other commitments have got in the way of ‘my essential contentment of futile wanderings’ with the camera. So, to try to re-ignite the flame ( & justify the purchase […]

Golden hour

May 11, 2016

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Finer temptress, Though the ages she’s heading west From far away, stays for a day, never a frown with golden brown. Click on the pic to make it sic Canon 5d mk3 + 24-70mm f2.8 L ll wide open Postscript: Recently, The Lundy Island facebook page has just adopted one of my photos as its […]

Golden Brown

May 11, 2016

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Texture like sun,  Lays me down with my mind she runs, throughout the night, no need to fight, never a frown with golden brown. Haven’t been able to publish much lately but I still keep shooting; here’s a couple from a sunset a month ago. Click on the pic to make it big on your […]