Phil's photos


  • Delta T (ΔT).

    This sculpture was named "ΔT" which I interpreted to mean "Changing times".....the Greek letter Delta usually refers (in mathematics) to a change of something. The dates are those which are / were significant in British and / or local history and they ran…

  • Pendle view.

    Pendle Hill viewed from Aitken Wood (the location of the Pendle Sculpture Trail) near the village of Barley in Lancashire, North-West England. Photographed with a Nikon D500 camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX 2 software.

  • Totem.

    One of the sculptures situated along the Pendle Sculpture Trail in Aitken Wood near the village of Barley in Lancashire, England (link below). Photographed with a Nikon D500 camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2 software. www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Att…


  • Wood Nymph (Dryad).

    A nymph in ancient Greek folklore is a supernatural being associated with many other minor female deities that are often associated with the air, seas, woods, water or particular locations or landforms. Different from Greek goddesses, nymphs are generally…

  • Unicorn.

    In European folklore the unicorn is often depicted as a white horse-like or goat-like animal with a long horn and cloven hooves (sometimes a goat's beard). In the Middle Ages and Renaissance it was commonly described as an extremely wild woodland creature…

  • Boggart.

    The recorded folklore of Boggarts is remarkably varied as to their appearance and size. Many are described as relatively human-like in form, though usually uncouth, very ugly and often with bestial attributes. One such boggart was "a squat hairy man, stro…


  • HFF: The road to Pendle Hill.

    Pendle Hill viewed from Black Moss near the village of Barley in Lancashire, England. Photographed with a Nikon D500 camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2.

  • HFF at Black Moss Reservoir.

    Photographed at Black Moss reservoir near the village of Barley in Lancashire, North-West England. Camera: Nikon D500 Processed with Nikon Capture NX2

  • Reservoir overflow.

    The overflow from Walverden reservoir near the town of Nelson in the North-West of England. The concrete barriers are there to prevent surges in the water flow which could cause damage to the river banks further downstream. Camera: Sony RX100 Software: Ca…


  • HFF on a rainy day.

    Photographed near Nelson in the North-West of England. Camera: Sony RX100 Software: Capture NX2.

  • Police Eurocopter EC135

    The Eurocopter EC135 is a twin-engine civil light utility helicopter produced by Airbus Helicopters (formerly known as Eurocopter). It is capable of flight under instrument flight rules (IFR) and is outfitted with a digital automatic flight control system…

  • Albino pigeon.

    Photographed with a Samyang 500mm f6.3 catadioptric (AKA "mirror") lens with manual focusing. These lenses are difficult to use but can produce good results when used in good lighting conditions with a fast shutter speed. Camera: Nikon D300S Software: Ni…


  • Seagull in flight (2)

    The European herring gull (Larus argentatus) is a large gull up to 26 inches (66 cm) long. One of the best known of all gulls along the shores of Western Europe, it was once abundant. It breeds across Northern Europe, Western Europe, Central Europe, Easte…

  • Seagull in flight.

    The European herring gull (Larus argentatus) is a large gull up to 26 inches (66 cm) long. One of the best known of all gulls along the shores of Western Europe, it was once abundant. It breeds across Northern Europe, Western Europe, Central Europe, Easte…

  • HFF with Buttercups (Ranunculaceae).

    Have a happy (and colourful) "Fence Friday" everyone :-) Camera: Nikon D500 Lens: AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor 17-55mm f/2.8G IF-ED Software: Nikon Capture NX2


  • Woodland trail.

    Photographed in "Hard Platts" woods (which is about 500 metres from my home) on a rainy day. The rain usually helps to "saturate" colours in photographs and to bring out the different shades when a single colour dominates the image. There's also a very sm…

  • Signs & fences HFF.

    The pedestrian footpath which crosses the railway track near the town of Nelson in Pendle district, North-West England. HFF everybody :-) Camera: Sony RX100. Software: Nikon Capture NX2.

  • Eco Drive.

    A close-up test using a non-macro lens....it took many attempts before I managed to get a good shot without too many reflections. I don't know if this will really "run forever" (as claimed by Argos) but it will probably outlive me.....it has already outli…


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