Edwin Jones' photos with the rocks

Pico Veleta Snow Climb

Pico Veleta Snow Climb
The Shot
Last Saturday I did a workshop on Sport and Action for Bognor Regis Camera Club. I scanned some early slides to show some of my early photography. This was taken on one of my earliest bike tours and was of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and in parti…
Added on October 28, 2013

Crater Floor Star Trails [Explored #3 on 15 Jan 13]

Crater Floor Star Trails [Explored #3 on 15 Jan 13]
The Shot

One of my earliest attempts at Star Trails was taken from this crater in Lanzarote last year. Then there was a high wind and quite a few clouds around. This time it was a crystal clear sky with little wind. Another difference was using the fishe…
Added on January 15, 2013

Exploding Sunset Lanzarote

Exploding Sunset Lanzarote
The Shot
This was taken on the Playa Grande beach Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote at not far off low tide and was a 100 second exposure.
The picture was taken on a Tripod with a Sony A700 with a Sigma 10-20 wide angle zoom at 10 mm. Processing started with…
Added on January 31, 2013

Small Planetoid Sunset

Small Planetoid Sunset
The Shot

I went to the volcanic plateau which is 1000ft up and inland from Puerto del Carmen to take sunset shots with my fisheye lens.

The Samyang 8 mm fisheye lens I have is of the diagonal type which fills the frame. Pointed straight ahead and depend…
Added on February  7, 2013

Fading Colours Sunset Lanzarote

Fading Colours Sunset Lanzarote
The Shot

The apartment where I am staying in Lanzarote is a 10 minute walk from the main beach of Puerto de Carmen. This provides plenty of opportunity to try out long exposure Photography with my BW 10 stop Neutral Density filter.

This was taken on the…
Added on January 25, 2013

Red Planet Star Trails

Red Planet Star Trails
The Shot
This was taken from the side of the Caldera Colorada volcano, near Masdache, Lanzarote. There is a 45 minute walk round the base of the cone. One side is an unusual rich red, made up from cinder, rich in iron oxide.

There is a story associated w…
Added on February  4, 2013

Lava Cave Pool Lanzarote

Lava Cave Pool Lanzarote
The Shot

Cueva de los Verdes , the Green Caves is a part of a large lava tunnel system in northern Lanzarote. The caves can only be accessed as part of a guided tour every 20 minutes. In the caves artificial but subtle lighting has been added. This vie…
Added on February 14, 2013

Serene Sunset Lanzarote

Serene Sunset Lanzarote
The Shot
This was taken on the Playa Grande beach Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote at not far off high tide and was a 104 second exposure.

For this image I wanted to try something different so used processing to make the sea mono and whiter and leave colour…
Added on February 11, 2013

Crater Gap Star Trails

Crater Gap Star Trails
The Shot
Another visit to my favourite Star Trails crater Montana Cuervo near Masdache, Lanzarote. Unlike the others taken from the Crater Floor this is taken looking out through the gap in the rim.

My trip here involves regular bicycle rides as well as…
Added on February 18, 2013

A Galaxy Far Far Away

A Galaxy Far Far Away
The Shot

This is a combination of 3 of my images with a lot of editing to create the fantasy of the landscape of a world located in the centre of a galaxy or nebula where stars and star dust is many times denser than here.

The original images were all j…
Added on December  7, 2011

Dawn Pools Lanzarote HDR

Dawn Pools Lanzarote HDR
The Shot

This was taken on the Playa Grande beach Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote at low tide. This week in Lanzarote there has been a lot of scattered thin clouds making for some good sunrises and sunsets. With the beach just 10 minutes walk away, a late s…
Added on January 11, 2012

Lava Cave Reflection HDR Vertorama

Lava Cave Reflection HDR Vertorama
The Shot

Cueva de los Verdes , the Green Caves is a part of a large lava tunnel system in northern Lanzarote. The caves can only be accessed as part of a guided tour every 20 minutes. In the caves artificial but subtle lighting has been added. This vie…
Added on February  4, 2012

Lava Tube Fire Lanzarote

Lava Tube Fire Lanzarote
The Shot

Cueva de los Verdes , the Green Caves is a part of a large lava tunnel system in northern Lanzarote. The caves can only be accessed as part of a guided tour every 20 minutes. In the caves artificial but subtle lighting has been added. This vie…
Added on February  8, 2012

Jameos de Agua Underground lake Lanzarote

Jameos de Agua Underground lake Lanzarote
The Shot

Jameos de Agua is part of a 6 km long lava tunnel system in northern Lanzarote. Parts of the roof of the tunnel have collapsed. I got lucky with this picture as a person was sitting cross legged on the rocks and still while I took the picture…
Added on February 15, 2012

Puerto del Carmen Sunset [Explored #5 for 20 March]

Puerto del Carmen Sunset [Explored #5 for 20 March]
The Shot

This was taken on the Playa Grande beach Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote at close to high tide. There were also some good waves coming in and I used my recently acquired ND 8 filter which reduces light by 3 stops to get a soft feel to the waves. Th…
Added on March 20, 2012

Puerto Del Carmen Lanzarote Low Tide Sunset

Puerto Del Carmen Lanzarote Low Tide Sunset
The Shot

Taken with a Sony A550 with a Sigma 10-20 Wide Angle Zoom at 10mm. 3 raw images 2EV spacing. Opened in Photoshop Camera Raw. New files created. Under and over images exposure adjusted 1Ev each way. 7 pictures total with 1 EV spacing. Time saved…
Added on July 13, 2011

Puerto del Carmen Sunrise Lanzarote

Puerto del Carmen Sunrise Lanzarote
The photo was taken on the main beach at Puerto Del Carmen. As this was on 7th January getting up for sunrise at about 8.00am was no great hardship. Taken using a Tripod with a Sony A550 and Sigma 10-20 wide angle zoom at 10mm.

3 raw images 2EV spacing.…
Added on July  8, 2011

Crater Floor Lanzarote

Crater Floor Lanzarote
This is the floor of the crater Montana Cuervo near Masdache, Lanzarote. It is not as well visited as many places on the Island despite its exceptional moon like beauty. It requires an easy 20 minute flat walk on a footpath from the road to the base of th…
Added on July  9, 2011