Category: Monochrome

  • Numbers

    Which way is up? Canon EOS 5, Ilford 200 ISO

  • Tyne Bridge

  • Time to Redecorate

    The writing is on the wall; it says ‘redecorate.’

  • Super Sunday

    In celebration of this year’s Superbowl, here are some images from the 2008 NFL game held at Wembley between the New Orleans Saints and the San Diego Chargers. The fans were in fine mood.  Unlike many sporting events, the crowd was unpartisan.  The ages of the London crowd went from school child to pensioner and…

  • Clouds

    A cloud is a visible mass of droplets, in other words, little drops of water or frozen crystals suspended in the atmosphere above the surface of the Earth.  The condensing substance is typically water vapor, which forms small droplets or ice crystals, typically 0.01 mm (0.00039 in) in diameter. When surrounded by billions of other…

  • Lights

    These lights were taken from a moving car late one night (passenger seat, obviously).  I kept the shutter open for a few seconds and this is what it recorded.  – a smear of the city lights going past. Canon EOS5, Ilford Film.

  • Medieval People

    This medieval reenactment enthusiast is walking around the grounds of a castle playing a period instrument.  I’m not sure what it is but it might be simply called the Medieval Bagpipes – I should have been paying more attention. This medieval babe is playing a lute.  This gentleman is also dressed in period costumer.  He appears…

  • Dice

    Appearances can be deceptive.  These dice are actually five foot high concrete blocks painted red and white.  I photographed them on the beach at Bamburgh with my Canon EOS5.