Phil's photos with the Waterscape

Ball Grove, Colne.

Ball Grove, Colne.
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…
Added on July 31, 2017

Entering the locks.

Entering the locks.
The locks on the Leeds-Liverpool canal at Barrowford in Pendle district, North-West England, photographed with a Nikon D300s camera and my new 17-55mm wide-angle lens. I forgot to set the aperture correctly for a greater depth-of-field (I had it set at f2…
Added on June 15, 2015

Tyne and Sage, Gateshead.

Tyne and Sage, Gateshead.
The Sage Gateshead is a centre for musical education, performance and conferences, located in Gateshead on the south bank of the River Tyne in the North East of England. It opened in 2004 and it is tenanted by the North Music Trust. The venue is part of t…
Added on January  8, 2014

Tyne Bridge, Newcastle.HFF

Tyne Bridge, Newcastle.HFF
The Tyne Bridge (with the arch) and some of the many other bridges on the river Tyne in Newcastle, North-East England. Photographed (appropriately) with an Olympus SP550UZ "bridge" camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2.
Added on December 15, 2013

Wycoller, the packhorse bridge.

Wycoller, the packhorse bridge.
The packhorse bridge in the Pendle village of Wycoller. This bridge is one of three ancient bridges in Wycoller and a popular destination for locals and tourists alike. The footpath over this bridge has been eroded by centuries of use (mainly by clog-wear…
Added on December 10, 2013

"Colne Water" in Winter.

"Colne Water" in Winter.
Colne Water is a small river near the town of Colne in North-West England. It is formed at Covey Bridge by the confluence of the River Laneshaw and Wycoller Beck. From there the river runs in a westerly direction via Cottontree to join Pendle Water at Low…
Added on November 30, 2013

Swan Lake.

Swan Lake.
A group of swans photographed at Druridge Bay country park, Northumberland, in the North-East of England. The camera used was an Olympus SP55OUZ ("Bridge camera") and the processing was done with Nikon Capture NX2.
Added on November 22, 2013

Lake Windermere, aboard M.V. "Swan" approaching Ambleside.

Lake Windermere, aboard M.V. "Swan" approaching Ambleside.
Photographed from the "M.V. Swan" pleasure-cruiser on Lake Windermere (the largest lake in England) during a trip from Bowness-on-Windermere to Ambleside.
Camera: Olympus Camedia C-1 (Low resolution photo, only 1.3 megapixels). Processed with Nikon Captu…
Added on November 20, 2013

Autumn on the canal.

Autumn on the canal.
The first sunny day for more than a week on the Leeds-Liverpool canal. Photographed near Brierfield in Pendle district, North-West England, with a Sony RX100 compact camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2.
Added on September 26, 2013

Lakeside view.

Lakeside view.
Pendle Hill (5 miles away) viewed from the North-Eastern shore of Lake Burwain in Foulridge, Pendle district, England.

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Added on August 28, 2013

Lake Burwain.

Lake Burwain.
A Springtime view looking West across Lake Burwain (which is actually a reservoir) near the village of Foulridge in Pendle, Lancashire, UK. In summer this lake is usually full of boats and it's also a popular location for anglers and walkers. Camera Nikon…
Added on August 13, 2013

Mute swan (Cygnus Olor).

Mute swan (Cygnus Olor).
A Mute Swan (Cygnus Olor) photographed during rainy weather on the Leeds-Liverpool canal at Brierfield in Pendle district, England. The camera used was a Sony RX100 compact and the processing was done with Nikon Capture NX2.
Added on August 12, 2013

Farne Islands ferry "Glad Tidings".

Farne Islands ferry "Glad Tidings".
One of the Ferry fleet, "Glad Tidings", which runs between the coastal town of Seahouses and the nearby Farne Islands. The islands are home to many species of birds and thousands of Grey Seals (and they are the former home of at least 3 Saints).
The Islan…
Added on July  1, 2013

Lily pond.

Lily pond.
The newly-planted (at the time) Lily pond on the Heslington campus of York University, England, UK. The buildings surrounding this area are some of the Halls of Residence (the most sought-after ones because of the great views).

Camera: Olympus Camedia C-…
Added on July  1, 2013

Security overload.

Security overload.
Seen on the Leeds-Liverpool canal near Colne, UK. They say "An Englishman's home is his castle" but this seems to be taking security a little too far for a wooden shed in the middle of nowhere :-)

Camera: Panasonic TZ10.
Added on July  1, 2013

Reflection.

Reflection.
One of the bridges on the Leeds-Liverpool canal between Barrowford and Colne, UK. Photographed with a Nikon D300s and a Nikkor 70-200mm f2.8 lens on a very hot and still day....perfect for capturing reflections.
Added on June 23, 2013

Barrowford Locks. HFF

Barrowford Locks. HFF
A wide-angle shot (15mm DX) taken with a Nikon D90 and 10-24mm lens from the bridge over the lowest lock-gates at Barrowford, Lancashire, UK.

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Added on June 18, 2013

Winter on the canal.

Winter on the canal.
Photographed during a winter walk along the frozen Leeds-Liverpool canal, between Brierfield and Nelson, North-West UK.
Camera: Canon Powershot G10.

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Added on June 13, 2013