Mr Toad and Friends go Birdwatching. I went for a wander around a local nature reserve, Brockholes, a couple of weeks ago. I had decided NOT to take photographs and simply enjoy observing the wildlife. I made point of leaving my camera at home and took only binoculars. However, the photographer in me took over when I Read more about Smile on Saturday: Mr Toad and his Friends.[…]
Blue Skies and Sunshine….. ……..for a few short hours on Saturday in the Lake District. Now that we are well into autumn we jump at every opportunity to get out on a sunny day. We are so lucky to have the Lake District about a one-hour drive away. (It used to be just under an Read more about An Autumn Day in Ambleside.[…]
All is not what it seems in Knaresborough….. I spotted this wonderfully vibrant door when I was heading to the market in the town square. I did laugh when I got close enough to photograph it: Some things in Knaresborough are real…. …….like this view from the castle: …….though I think Read more about Knaresborough: An Illusory Pink Door[…]
I saw these in a shop window this week and smiled: And this is what’s making me smile right now as I write this post. (Any minute now one of them will be on the keyboard. They’ve already walked across it and deposited cat hair ) Thank you for visiting PHOTOPHILE.
Knaresborough Castle Knaresborough Castle in Yorkshire stands high on a cliff above the River Nidd. The castle was first built by a Norman baron in c. 1100 on a cliff above the River Nidd. There is documentary evidence dating from 1130 referring to works carried out at the castle by Henry I. In the 1170s Hugh Read more about KNARESBOROUGH: A 12th Century Castle[…]