Phil's photos


  • Sitting pretty.

    Photographed with a Sony RX100 compact camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2 and Gimp 2.

  • Museum display tiger & python.

    This display of a tiger & python was created in 1813 and was originally part of the William Bullock collection. William Bullock was a 19th Century entertainer whose collection of animals went on tour to various countries until eventually being put on disp…

  • Floral display.

    One of the floral displays in Greenfield Memorial Gardens in the town of Haslingden, Lancashire, in the North-West of England. Photographed with a Nikon D300s camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2.


  • Phalaenopsis orchid.

    Phalaenopsis (known as "Moth Orchids" and abbreviated "Phal" in the horticultural trade) is an orchid genus of approximately 60 species. Phalaenopsis is one of the most popular orchids in the trade through the development of many artificial hybrids. It is…

  • Then and now.

    When she was just six years old my daughter told me....."I'm going to get a BIG car when I grow up". Two photos combined & processed with Nikon Capture NX2.

  • ECO girl.

    A copy of a print originally taken in 1998 and re-photographed / copied three years ago with a Sony RX100 compact camera. Processed with Nikon Capture NX2 and PicMonkey.


  • Sunset & silhouettes.

    Summer sunset photographed a few weeks ago. Photographed with a Sony RX100 compact camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2 software.

  • Canal in Winter.

    The Leeds-Liverpool canal in Brierfield, Lancashire, photographed a couple of weeks before last Christmas when most of the canal was frozen. Photographed with a Sony RX100 compact camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2 software.

  • Fences & footsteps HFF.

    One from my archives resurrected for HFF....photographed in Winter / late Spring a few years ago. Photographed with a Nikon D90 camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2.


  • Solar power (view on Black).

    Banks of Solar storage batteries inside the old mill (which is now a museum) at Hardcastle Crags in West Yorkshire, England. Photographed with a Nikon D300s camera and AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor 17-55mm f/2.8G IF-ED lens. Processed with Nikon Capture NX2 and Pic…

  • Sunday drivers.

    A quick snapshot taken while we were stuck in slow-moving Sunday traffic on the way home from Hardcastle Crags. Apart from a couple of reflections on the windscreen, the result was better than I had expected considering it was taken without the use of fla…

  • Wooden owl.

    A wooden sculpture of an owl in the woods at Hardcastle Crags (near Hebden Bridge), West Yorkshire, England. Photographed with a Nikon D300s camera and AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor 17-55mm f/2.8G IF-ED lens. Processed with Nikon Capture NX2.


  • Hardcastle Crags.

    The old 19th Century mill (now a museum & cafe) at Hardcastle Crags near Hebden Bridge in West Yorkshire, England. Photographed with a Nikon D300s camera and AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor 17-55mm f/2.8G IF-ED lens. Processed with Nikon Capture NX2.

  • Lesser Black-Backed Gull.

    The lesser black-backed gull was described by Linnaeus in his 18th-century work, Systema Naturae and it still bears its original name of Larus fuscus. The scientific name is from Latin. Larus appears to have referred to a gull or other large seabird and f…

  • Boat yard.

    The boat yard at Lake Burwain Sailing Club in Foulridge, North-West England. Photographed with a Panasonic TZ10 compact camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2.


  • Ball Grove nature trail (2).

    One of the ponds along the Nature Trail near Ball Grove park in Colne, North-West England. In Spring this area is full of young frogs and Dragonflies (both of which breed here) and various breeds of birds. The Bull-rushes provide a hidden nesting site for…

  • New road (HFF / View on Black).

    Another view of the local road improvements....the large vehicle on the left is planing the old road surface smooth before others arrive to lay the new surface. Photographed with a Sony RX100 compact camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2 software.

  • Slight exaggeration?

    One of the many vehicles currently involved in the re-surfacing of a local road. All roads may indeed "lead to Rome" but I'm not sure I believe the rest of the claim !! Photographed with a Sony RX100 compact camera and processed with Nikon capture NX2.


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