Sunday 31 July 2011

Tall Ships Race

Boats participating in the Tall Ships Race are in Stavanger this weekend, moored in the harbour.
Left click to see this panorama in more detail.

Saturday 30 July 2011

Friday 29 July 2011

In memoriam

These flowers and candles have been placed on the steps of Stavanger cathedral and on the waters of Breiavatnet for those who were killed in the Oslo bombing, and for those shot dead on Utøya last Friday.

Thursday 28 July 2011


Taken from Haute Nendaz

Wednesday 27 July 2011

Tuesday 26 July 2011

Light painting

What fun can be had with a red torch on a dark night!
These "light painting" shots required 30 second exposures and two willing assistants.

Monday 25 July 2011


So I'm guessing that white is the new .... er ..... white!

Sunday 24 July 2011

Cannes #5

This particular image summed up the Cannes experience for me: a couple sit on the pavement eating a McDonald's takeaway next to a marina full of million-dollar yachts with the Palais des Festivals in the background.

Saturday 23 July 2011

Friday 22 July 2011

Thursday 21 July 2011

Wednesday 20 July 2011

Tuesday 19 July 2011

Abbaye de Lérins

L'Abbaye de Lérins, a working monastery, on the Ile Saint Honorat

Monday 18 July 2011

Cannes #4

View from the castle in Cannes across the bay towards l'Esterel

Sunday 17 July 2011

Hôtel de ville

Cannes town hall

Saturday 16 July 2011

Sainte Marguerite

View from the island of Sainte Marguerite looking towards the mainland

Friday 15 July 2011

Cannes #3

Thursday 14 July 2011

Wednesday 13 July 2011

Cannes #2

Definitely not Torquay!

Tuesday 12 July 2011

Cannes seafront

Some people think Cannes looks a bit like Torquay.

Monday 11 July 2011

Backstreet #2


Sunday 10 July 2011


This cute vehicle was spotted in a fashionable street in Cannes.

Saturday 9 July 2011

Harbour by night

Long exposure of Cannes harbour at night showing the lights of a small boat manoevering.

Friday 8 July 2011


A typical backstreet in Cannes

Thursday 7 July 2011


Wednesday 6 July 2011

Hafið Bláa

Tuesday 5 July 2011


Monday 4 July 2011

Iceland #6

Sunday 3 July 2011


Saturday 2 July 2011


Friday 1 July 2011


I discovered that it's not easy to photograph boiling mud without your lens steaming up or your shoes melting.