Category Archives: Black and White

New Gower Mono Collection

I’ve been meaning to do this for a while and when Willow was sick last week I couldn’t go out so had time to make a small collection of black and white photos of Gower. I’m taking them to Inspirations in Swansea today where they will be on sale. The photo below doesn’t really do them justice – they look stunning, even though I say so myself.

Gower Mono Collection

The photos are of Arthur’s Stone, ……

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Three Cliffs Bay

On Saturday Paula, Willow and I walked to Three Cliffs Bay from Parkmill; the first time we’ve done that walk! The weather was warm and sunny, pretty good for this time of year. I managed to take a few photos between drawing in the sand with Willow and throwing stones in the water.

Pennard Castle (Canon 5D Mark II)

Three Cliffs Bay (Canon 5D Mark ……

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I have a dream that one day I won’t have a backlog of photos to process… I’m not sure it’ll ever happen, but periodically I process a lot of photos in one go. Here’s one from our family holiday in the Lake District in March 2009.

Derwent Fells, Lake District (Canon EOS 5D Mark ……

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More Black and White

I’m still trying to think in black and white and wanted a second portrait photo to complement the Three Cliffs Bay, and wanted one of Worms Head. I looked through my old photos to see what I had and found one with some nice texture in the sand which meant it could be promising for black and white. After several adjustment layers in Photoshop, here’s what I came up with. I must say that printed ……

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A New Three Cliffs Bay View

On Saturday morning, I went out to Three Cliffs Bay for sunrise intending to shoot it from the sea side rather than land. As it turned out, it wasn’t any good so I walked around Pobbles Bay and up onto the cliffs. There wasn’t any cloud and the sunrise wasn’t great so I’ve tried this unusual view as black and white. I’m trying to improve my black and white, so here you go:

Three Cliffs ……

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