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Three Cliffs Bay

Three Cliffs Bay

Three Cliffs Bay is one of my favourite places on Gower and, indeed, the entire World! The sands change all the time and it looks different as the light changes and moves around the bay. When the foliage has been cut down, this is a great place to see the bay, looking down from above.

The river in the photo, Pennard Pill, flows into the sea at Three Cliffs and is notorious for causing rip ……

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Worms Head Spectacular

Worms Head, Rhossili Bay

When I arrived at Rhossili, there was so much cloud around that I thought I would have a wasted trip, but then the sun poked out and lit up the entire sky! I love the way the sun beam goes up and lights the cloud up and is also reflected in the sea. I also love the ripples in the water too.

Worms Head, Rhossili ……

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This Photo was Taken with Pain

Mewslade Bay, Gower

There are times when you have to suffer a little for your art and Sunday was one such day. We took a family trip to Mewslade Bay and I, of course, took my camera with me. When we got there it was overcast but we could see that the sun would soon be coming out. Sure enough it did and I took a few photos. However, I couldn’t quite get the angle I wanted. The ……

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An Early Start at Langland Bay

Langland Bay

I set the alarm for 4:30am this morning and headed down to Langland Bay for sunrise. It was pretty cloudy and I didn’t hold much hope out, but about 20 mins after sunrise (I didn’t see the sun) the sky lit up and a few minutes. I took several shots trying to get the wave just right, a sort of hit and miss affair.

Langland ……

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The Milky Way at Tears Point on Gower

The Milky Way from Tears Point

Last week I ran a One to One Workshop on Gower at Penmaen Burrows and Three Cliffs Bay. We finished after sunset and just 20 minutes later, Venus was very visible in the bright sky so I knew it was going to be a good night for astrophotography! After the client left to go home, I drove to Rhossili and walked along the cliffs towards Tears Point. The Milky Way is particularly good in the ……

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Nash Point Micro Landscapes

My parents are visiting for a few days and, as seems to be the case all too often, the weather isn’t very nice. We decided to take a trip to Nash Point on the Glamorgan Heritage Coast as I’ve only been there once and my parents haven’t been there at all – and this time, the tide was out. It was immediately obvious that it wasn’t the weather for landscapes:

Nash Point, Glamorgan Heritage Coast

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Paviland Cave – Almost

When my parents were visiting last week, I took them for a walk to Paviland Cave. Unfortunately, the low tide wasn’t low enough and we couldn’t cross the beach to get to the cave. Here are some photos I took whilst we were waiting…

The valley leading to Paviland Cave

The cliff the other side of the path

Looking back up the valley where Paviland Cave is

The cliff that Paviland Cave is in

The ……

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