Nailsworth

Nailsworth

What is it about Thursday evenings?  The skies can be clear at any other time of the week, albeit all too briefly this month, but as we gather for Summer Club, the sun retreats, the clouds build and we are greeted by gentle rain.  Fortunately, the rain was...
St Augustine’s Farm

St Augustine’s Farm

St Augustine’s Farm Arlingham What a change for this weeks Summer Club outing, the sun was shining and the air was quite still, important factors if you are capturing thistle seeds as they tumble from the plants. Keith with his tripod and flash unit has a wonderful...
Hawkwood

Hawkwood

Hawkwood was a revelation.  At least, it was a revelation once the rain let up long enough for it to be revealed, nestling as it does in the best Gloucestershire countryside.  We arrived and gathered in the car park and were met by Scott who thrust maps into...
Crickley Hill

Crickley Hill

    Crickley Hill gave us all a chance to try our long shots. For some it was a first time visit to this location and the weather was perfect. Blustery wind fleeting sun and variable sun cover, what more could a photographer want?   The only...
Not Striding Out

Not Striding Out

I have always felt that it is a brave man who wears red strides in public.  To do so when there are 15 photographers around makes him a very brave man, to then lay down in a churchyard in a star position whilst said photographers are on the church bell tower...
Chalford Nights

Chalford Nights

Thursday nights Summer Club took us to Chalford. Some parked at the top and some the bottom although those on the top soon joined those on the bottom and one stupid person (me) walked up to the top, I say walked when I should have said staggered up a gradient that was...