Fraggle Report~ Bolam Lake~September 2017

Now the Road Trip is done, I can go back to reporting on the lovely scenery that Sophie and I got to see on our day trips this year.  Back in September, just before Autumn turned up, we had a sunny day and headed off to Bolam Lake. Although I’ve been before a few years ago, Sophie hadn’t so off we went. Warning: short attention span~ners leave now, long post with lots of pretty photo’s 🙂 The lake was constructed c.1817 for Lord Decies of Bolam. John Dobson was commissioned to lay out the grounds in 1816, including the 25-acre…

24/25/26/27/28/29~365

Well life and work got in the way of me writing my blog, but I’ve continued to take pictures for my 365, and have a little time to update the blog at last! So here they all are. Seemed a bit daft to do a separate post for each shot. 24~365 I had to visit a client out in the wilds of Northumberland last Thursday, whilst the snow was still thick and snow still coming down sporadically. I was quite amazed to see Bolam lake frozen over. Right at the back on the treeline there’s a patch of water with…

9/365

I don’t take my nikon with me when going to work anymore, my days are so busy I just don’t get time to stop and sort photo’s out, I see them, but just have to drive past. And in truth its mostly rainy greyness type of scenery. But this evening I really wished I had it as I drove past Bolam lake. The sun was just setting and the swans were silhouetted at the back of the lake, would have been nice to have my gear and done the shot. I had my Ipad with me though, and have run…