I couldn’t resist..could you?

Saw this fabulous glass block window this morning in The Winter Gardens Blackpool and couldnt resist it’s simplicity and beauty… The east facing wall on the top balcony has a row of these arched windows and I always try to get up in ‘the gods’ to see them …this morning the light was just rightContinue reading “I couldn’t resist..could you?”

A simple thing beautiful to me

The sun came out briefly today so grabbed camera and practically ran down to St Annes …well, I caught the bus but it only took 20 mins…anyway wandered about, lots of images on the prom, on the beach the pier etc lots of the same old thing and wasn’t feeling particularly inspired till I gotContinue reading “A simple thing beautiful to me”

Holding on

High energy Colombian circus company ‘Circolombia’ amazed everyone this last February here in Blackpool and I was lucky enough to have a ringside seat.  Aerialists Oscar Rojas and Soledad Gomez had the audience holding its breath as they coiled around a single rope and each other in a sexy carefully choreographed tangle of muscle andContinue reading “Holding on”

street photography and waiting for someone to come in to the frame

I often, frequently, end up on North Pier in Blackpool and have to say it is a favorite place for photography and just spending time. The pier dates back to 1860s and has been severely damaged over the years from fires and storms butlife goes on and the pier opens again every season. As IContinue reading “street photography and waiting for someone to come in to the frame”

music, football,fairground & beautiful sunsets

As near as I could get to the colour orange all sorts of everything from Blackpool for the weekly challenge https://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/orange/ <a href=”https://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/orange/”>Orange you glad it’s photo challenge time?</a>

acrobat

Showzam presented a fabulous show this February in Blackpool and I was there to try to capture the excitement and magic of it all…of course the circus was excellent and as always made me want to run away and join them but had to be content capturing the thrills & spills of these acrobats.