Steve Bucknell's photos


  • Test Card Planet F

    Won’t be around much at the moment due to family health problems. This is a kind of “Test Card”, I suppose.

  • sword on the corner


  • sweet dreams

    THOU mastering me God! giver of breath and bread; World’s strand, sway of the sea; Lord of living and dead; Thou hast bound bones and veins in me, fastened me flesh, And after it almost u…


  • Houyhnhnms

    Collins English Dictionary. Third Edition.1992. Mist missed are homonyms Houyhnhnms? no homophones O the misery of words don’t you mean mystery? no or it could have been miserere meaning merciful from miser....wretched.... yes count your words and put…

  • blue gate

    Some thoughts here from Teju Cole, writing in his book of essays Known and Strange Things, from an essay on Gueorgui Pinkhassov. Cole has also recently produced a book called Blind Spot, a beautiful combination of words and photographs. Both are well wort…

  • Icon

    The Mountain Nymph by Julia Margaret Cameron


  • Sagrada


  • hidden in full view

    “Is this the DUMBEST home décor idea ever? People share images of books arranged BACKWARDS on shelves in a confusing new interior design trend that has made bibliophiles furious.” Daily Mail 12.Jan.2018

  • self portrait in Stocksbridge



  • work in progress


  • Warnings


  • Warnings



  • in the furrows


  • Lunaria spiral


  • Penguin Colony

    “It's been well-thumbed, at least triple-read, there's that smell the fat orange-spine Penguins get when their pages have yellowed and the book bulges, basically the smell of complex humanity, sort of sweat and salt and endeavour. Like all the fat orange…


  • the traveller in the dark

    “One of these days the future will be here, and you won't be ready for it.” ― Paul Bowles, The Spider's House

  • work in progress



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