Pictures at an Exhibition

Probably not what Mussorgsky had in mind but for those who have not yet visited the exhibition at the St Edmund’s Gallery at Burnham Market you are missing a treat. Not one but… Continue reading

What a mixture

For years I have been promising myself a visit to the Great Yarmouth Maritime Festival. The title promised much and the antics of Radio Norfolk to promote the event certainly added artistic verisimilitude.… Continue reading

Maybe not what we came for (Picture of the week)

Regatta this year was a much more docile affair than of late. At the start of each day Barton Broad was virtually windless and the crews struggled to get any movement out of… Continue reading

Being in the right place (Pictures of the week)

By popular demand I am publishing a series of photographs taken earlier in the season. It’s more a creation of the week rather than a picture of the week PLEASE BE PATIENT IT… Continue reading

Whatever keeps you happy

Having studied photography for three years, albeit in a fairly amateurish way, I would have to admit that I am no nearer knowing what makes a good photograph than when I started. What… Continue reading

Pictures of the Week (Featuring the photographs of James Arthur)

James Arthur: is a retired civil engineer with an interest in photography going back to childhood.  He moved to Barton Turf in 2013 after a working lifetime which took him to over 60 countries.  He most enjoys… Continue reading

Just like School

Some of you will know that I have a fascination with a small optical instrument that was originally leant to me by Janet. – a teleidoscope. New readers begin here – old readers… Continue reading

Some things change and others don’t

Years ago taking your motorbike to the seaside was a little bit like a declaration of war. Where there were bikes, there were also motor-scooters. Mods and Rockers fought many a happy battle… Continue reading

Surprise Surprise

We went to an exhibition of patchwork and quilting put on by the Samphire Quilters in Kings Lynn a few weeks ago. Initially that didn’t sound like a lot of fun to me.… Continue reading

You’re part of the BBC (Pictures of the week)

A real day of activity on Barton Broad when it was learnt that Mary Ann Ochota, formerly of Time Team and Britain’s Secret Homes was coming down with a camera crew to film… Continue reading