Regatta Competition?

Members of the sailing fraternity on Barton Broad were puzzled to find half way through last Saturday afternoon’s Cruiser Open event that half a dozen very swish quad rowing fours were speeding across… Continue reading

Cromer – the way I see it!

I met a gentleman the other day who seemed to be a little downbeat about the prospect of a visit to Cromer to take photographs. To be fair he wasn’t grumbling, but I… Continue reading

Air Mail

When is a post-box not a post-box? When it is full of birds! A bird’s nest seems to have been built in a rather remote post-box outside the village of Bodham in North… Continue reading


Must be the cold weather that has turned my mind to enjoying the idea of frozen flowers. It’s just another way of seeing the amazing patterns that petals have and even the ice… Continue reading

Remembering how we built the Land Rover

It’s a bit like Meccano really only bigger and a bit more fiddly. It’s heavy and you make sure you don’t drop bits on your toes. First – find a friend who knows… Continue reading

I think I’m developing a squint!

My squint is caused by doing so much peering through the viewfinder on my camera. Sunday to Wednesday this week meant four photographic shoots. So instead of picking a theme for the blog… Continue reading

Churches that aren’t

Of course they were once churches – but now, no longer so. Norfolk has a number of these – many in the city – some were bombed during the Second World War –… Continue reading

Tiptoe through the…

Hands up all those who could sing the song. Maybe like me you could manage the first line – the song incidentally is almost a hundred years old – composed in 1929, so… Continue reading

Conservation or Catastrophe?

Last week I called in to my favourite bluebell wood to see how the delicate flowers were maturing, only to find that a reputable authority had got there first. This secluded wood was… Continue reading

A tree in the garden or something like that

There was this photographic exercise and the instruction was “find a tree in the garden or something like that!” We don’t exactly have a tree that I could walk round to take different… Continue reading