Cambridge University teams train along the River Cam and this is one of the boathouses. I thought for a minute or two that the heron was a model, a dummy, put by the water’s edge by some of the people from the boathouse. But then,… Read More
Getting ready, picking up their scythes and moving. Moving either away because they are not in the competition, or to the place they should stand to get ready for scything. And now they are in position and ready for the competition. Who can scythe a… Read More
Nikon D5600 with 8-55mm AF-P lens / 1/80th second at f8, ISO 800, at 23mm Here below is a screen grab of the image before processing. The biggest thing I did was to straighten up the verticals of the frame of the archway. At least,… Read More
I was thinking of this as a paean to sunlight and leaves. That got me to wonder whether I was using the word paean correctly. Googling around I found out that it is a song of triumph or praise, and also a creative work expressing… Read More
It think it is the black heads that make them look so wild-eyed.
Cows on Stourbridge Common in Cambridge
Cambridge has a lot of parks and green spaces. Parker’s Piece is a 25-acre piece of common land very close to the centre of town, and the Cambridge Town and Country Show was held there last weekend. Tamara and I enjoyed the opportunity to speak… Read More