Edwin Jones' photos with the pictures

Hobbit Path to the Gate Halnaker

Hobbit Path to the Gate Halnaker
This is another shot taken at the Halnaker path on the same day as the previous one but this time looking in the opposite direction. It was taken just as some sun started to appear from the early morning cloud.

I have had for a few days now a Review copy…
Added on December  4, 2015

Summertime Sunflower Yellows

Summertime Sunflower Yellows
This shot was taken in a field about half a mile from home adjoining a footpath. This is not a “proper” Sunflower field but rather the remnants of a farmers attempt to grow them there a few years ago. It is effectively a small area of wasteland due to bei…
Added on November 20, 2015

Hot Summer Harvest Time

Hot Summer Harvest Time
This shot was taken this week during the exceptional hot summers weather with temperatures of 29C, 84F. True nothing compared to some countries but exceptional for this area.

This area of a wheatfield is next to a footpath about a mile from home in Pagha…
Added on July 24, 2015

Clapham Tube Twin Trains

Clapham Tube Twin Trains
This is Clapham Common, one of the few underground stations in London where trains travelling in opposite directions can be caught from the same platform which makes for a great photo with a wide angle lens. I think the only other Stations like this are C…
Added on May  1, 2015

Canada Water Train Wait

Canada Water Train Wait
This shot was taken on my latest day trip to London which included some London underground shots. This one was the Jubilee Line at Canada Water. I have previously passed through this station without stopping so it was a good one to explore. The line is al…
Added on July 18, 2014

O2 Magazine Publication

O2 Magazine Publication
The Shot

I thought this was worth mentioning as it is my first major commercial sale and first sale to a national magazine. The O2 magazine is a free magazine available in the O2 Networks Mobile Phone shops in the UK. Well chuffed, definitely.

The pict…
Added on August  3, 2013

Summer Wheatfield Chichester

Summer Wheatfield Chichester
The Shot

This shot was taken a week ago on a beautiful hot summer’s day at a wheat field a few miles outside Chichester, West Sussex, UK. I was interested in the soft effect from the ends of the wheat contrasting with 3 stems which stood out.

The pictur…
Added on August  1, 2013

Cycling Cares Gorge Picos de Europa

Cycling Cares Gorge Picos de Europa
The Shot
This is a scan of a slide taken about 20 years ago in the Picos de Europa mountains of Northern Spain. It was during a 2 week cycle club tour I had organised. At the time there was no ban on cycling along this path. Since then a strict ban has be…
Added on July 29, 2013

Ascent to the Light Southgate Underground

Ascent to the Light Southgate Underground
The Shot
Another shot taken on the northern part of the Piccadilly Line, London. This one is of Southgate Station. Like many others on this part of the line this station was built in the 1930s and has a lot of Art Deco design.

For a change I went for mon…
Added on March 11, 2013

Boxgrove Churchyard Snowdrops

Boxgrove Churchyard Snowdrops
The Shot
Last Tuesday was a brief spell of warm spring weather before the return of winter. I made the most of it with a ride to nearby Boxgrove Priory and Church close to Chichester and the South Downs National Park.

The picture was taken handheld with…
Added on March  8, 2013

Blanket of Winter Over Spring

Blanket of Winter Over Spring
The Shot
Tuesday of last week I was taking pictures of snowdrops in warm spring sunshine. Tuesday of this week I was taking pictures of flowers covered in a blanket of snow after a blizzard on Monday.
I live in the county of West Sussex on the south coast…
Added on March 13, 2013

Zoomed Flower Petals

Zoomed Flower Petals
The Shot
Still with the spring theme but a little ahead of the season with this Tulips shot. This one is from way back in the archives and is a scanned shot of a slide.

The zoom effect was done the old way by moving the zoom lens during an exposure.
The…
Added on March 15, 2013

Embankment Underground Linear Accelerator

Embankment Underground Linear Accelerator
The Shot
I went for another London Day Trip on Saturday. This included a little Tunnel Hunting. I had spotted this tunnel in Embankment Station before but I was not satisfied with the symmetry of the shots I took then. First task was to find the tunnel ag…
Added on April  8, 2013

Fisheyed Eagle Lectern Bath

Fisheyed Eagle Lectern Bath
The Shot

Another shot taken with my fisheye lens in the interior of Bath Abbey, Bath, UK. The picture was taken by placing the camera on the floor, pointing it in the right direction, retreating to avoid being in the shot and then triggering the shutter…
Added on March 29, 2013

Slindon Village Daffodils

Slindon Village Daffodils
The Shot

Last Saturday was sunny and warm, not a tunnels day so I took a bike ride round my local area ending up at the small village of Slindon on near the South Downs, West Sussex coast, UK.

I wanted to take Daffodil pictures but find them a difficult…
Added on April 22, 2013

Bank Station Departure Speed

Bank Station Departure Speed
The Shot

This is a shot I took on the Docklands Light Railway as the train was leaving Bank Underground Station, London and looking out of the back window. The railway is automatic, no driver except a supervisor who sits in one of the front passenger sea…
Added on May 24, 2013

A Day in Spring 30th April

A Day in Spring 30th April
The Shot
Last Tuesday was a warm sunny spring day so I took a bike ride in my local area ending up at the small villages of Singleton and West Dean in the South Downs National Park, West Sussex coast, UK.
I had the SLR camera with me and the objective was…
Added on May  3, 2013

Dutch Tulips Rainbow Lines

Dutch Tulips Rainbow Lines
The Shot
I have just completed a cycling and Photography tour of the Tulip growing region of Holland just south of Amsterdam. This year due to the very cold and late start to spring the Tulip flowering was delayed by 2 weeks to I delayed the original plan…
Added on May 14, 2013